Binalong Bay

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Binalong Bay
Tasmania
Bay of Fires View.JPG
Binalong Bay Beach
Binalong Bay is located in Tasmania
Binalong Bay
Binalong Bay
Coordinates41°15′S 148°18′E / 41.250°S 148.300°E / -41.250; 148.300Coordinates: 41°15′S 148°18′E / 41.250°S 148.300°E / -41.250; 148.300
Population290 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)7216
Location9 km (6 mi) from St Helens
LGA(s)Break O'Day Council
State electorate(s)Lyons
Federal Division(s)Lyons

Binalong Bay is a small coastal town in north-east Tasmania, situated at the southern end of the Bay of Fires. Originally a fishing hamlet, the town is now a village with a large proportion of holiday dwellings. It has a beach, small harbour (known as the gulch) and a cafe. Binalong Bay Post Office opened on 30 March 1966 and closed in 1973.[2]

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  1. ^ 2016 Census, QuickStats Data, [1]
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 16 June 2012.