Alfredtown

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Alfredtown
New South Wales
Sturt Highway at Alfredtown.jpg
Sturt Highway in Alfredtown
Alfredtown is located in New South Wales
Alfredtown
Alfredtown
Coordinates 35°10′0″S 147°31′0″E / 35.16667°S 147.51667°E / -35.16667; 147.51667Coordinates: 35°10′0″S 147°31′0″E / 35.16667°S 147.51667°E / -35.16667; 147.51667
Population 109 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2650
Elevation 195 m (640 ft)
Location
LGA(s) City of Wagga Wagga
County Wynyard
Parish Cunningdroo
State electorate(s) Wagga Wagga
Federal Division(s) Riverina

Alfredtown (known as Alfred Town [3] until 1988, and previously known as The Shanty) is a rural community in the central east part of the Riverina.[3] It is about 5 km north of Ladysmith and 14 km east of Wagga Wagga.

Alfredtown is on the Sturt Highway and consists of The Shanty Hotel (otherwise known as The Shanty Tavern & Bistro) and a petrol station combined with small store.

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Alfredtown (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 27 June 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Travelmate Archived March 25, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ a b "Alfredtown". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 1 August 2013. 

External links[edit]

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