Blackstone Heights, Tasmania

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Blackstone Heights
Population 1,294 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 7250
Location 14 km (9 mi) from Launceston
LGA(s) Meander Valley Council
State electorate(s) Bass
Federal Division(s) Bass
Suburbs around Blackstone Heights:
Blackstone Heights Riverside
Travellers Rest Prospect Vale

Coordinates: 41°27′36″S 147°04′55″E / 41.460°S 147.082°E / -41.460; 147.082

Blackstone Heights is an outer suburb of Launceston, Tasmania and is within the Meander Valley Council district.


Blackstone Heights consists of four major roads, (Blackstone Road, Kelsy Road, Panorama Road, and Longvista Road) in a loop about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) in total. The loop is connected by Pitcher Parade which originates from near the Country Club Casino and is the only entrance to Blackstone Heights.


Blackstone Heights does not have any shops. Cityview Christian Church is located on Neptune Drive. The closest schools are located in the nearby suburb of Prospect. Blackstone Heights also has a local bus service to and from the city.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Blackstone Heights (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2012-01-12.