Wreck Bay Village, Jervis Bay Territory

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Wreck Bay Village
Jervis Bay Territory
Wreck Bay Village is located in Jervis Bay Territory
Wreck Bay Village
Wreck Bay Village
Coordinates 35°10′0″S 150°41′23″E / 35.16667°S 150.68972°E / -35.16667; 150.68972Coordinates: 35°10′0″S 150°41′23″E / 35.16667°S 150.68972°E / -35.16667; 150.68972
Population 186 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 2540
Elevation 30 m (98 ft)[2]
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
Location
Federal Division(s) Fraser[3]
Mean max temp[4] Mean min temp[4] Annual rainfall[4]
20.6 °C
69 °F
14.2 °C
58 °F
1,165.6 mm
45.9 in

Wreck Bay Village is a town in the Jervis Bay Territory Australia. At the 2011 census the population was 186.[1] It is a largely an Australian Aboriginal community.

Geography[edit]

Wreck Bay Village is located at the northeast corner of Wreck Bay between the small coves called Mary Bay and Summercloud Bay. It is located in the south of the territory. It is about 2 km (1.2 mi) south of Jervis Bay Airport and 6.6 km (4.1 mi) by road from Jervis Bay Village.

Wreck Bay, with the village at far right

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Wreck Bay". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 8 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Topographic map 9027 Jervis Bay
  3. ^ "Fraser". Australian Electoral Commission. 21 November 2012. Retrieved 8 May 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "Jervis Bay (Point Perpendicular AWS)". Climate statistics for Australian locations. Bureau of Meteorology. Retrieved 8 May 2013.