Blackstone Heights, Tasmania

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Blackstone Heights
LauncestonTasmania
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:
Riverside
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.

Description[edit]

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.

Services[edit]

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.

References[edit]

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