Huskisson, New South Wales

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Panaorama of Currambene Creek, Huskisson, NSW

Huskisson is a town in New South Wales, Australia in the City of Shoalhaven, on the shores of Jervis Bay. It is 24 km south-east of Nowra.

Situated alongside Currambene Creek which serves also as an anchorage and fishing port. Huskisson is a prime tourist destination, with white beaches and crystal blue waters.

Huskisson was named after the British statesman William Huskisson.[1]

In 2006, the population of the State Suburb of Huskisson was 778.[2]

Notable people from Huskisson[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Huskisson". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 7 October 2009. 
  2. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Huskisson (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-08-18. 

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Coordinates: 35°02′31″S 150°40′17″E / 35.04184°S 150.67133°E / -35.04184; 150.67133