Tasman Council

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Tasman Council
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Tasman Council
Coordinates 43°05′S 147°52′E / 43.09°S 147.86°E / -43.09; 147.86Coordinates: 43°05′S 147°52′E / 43.09°S 147.86°E / -43.09; 147.86
Population 2,413 (2010 est.)[1]
 • Density 3.656/km2 (9.47/sq mi)
Area 660 km2 (254.8 sq mi)
Mayor Jan Barwick
Council seat Nubeena, Tasmania
Region Tasman & Forestier Peninsulas
State electorate(s) Lyons
Federal Division(s) Lyons
Website www.tasman.tas.gov.au
LGAs around Tasman Council:
Sorell Sorell Tasman Sea
Frederick Henry Bay Tasman Council Tasman Sea
Storm Bay Tasman Sea Tasman Sea

The Tasman Council is a local government area of Tasmania, covering the Tasman and Forestier Peninsulas. Its population of just over 2,400 increases to over 8,000 at peak tourist times.

Port Arthur, Nubeena and Koonya are the main towns.


  1. ^ "3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2009-10". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 31 March 2011. Retrieved 23 August 2011.  Estimated resident population (ERP) at 30 June 2010.

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