Bonny Hills, New South Wales

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Bonny Hills
New South Wales
Rainbow Beach at Bonny Hills.jpg
View of Rainbow Beach
Bonny Hills is located in New South Wales
Bonny Hills
Bonny Hills
Coordinates31°35′S 152°50′E / 31.583°S 152.833°E / -31.583; 152.833Coordinates: 31°35′S 152°50′E / 31.583°S 152.833°E / -31.583; 152.833
Population2,971 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)2445
LGA(s)Port Macquarie-Hastings Council
State electorate(s)Port Macquarie
Federal Division(s)Lyne

Bonny Hills is a town in New South Wales, Australia about 30 minutes drive south of Port Macquarie.

The Wauchope - Bonny Hills Surf Club is the longest established organisation within the town and has been continuously operating since 1958. The Surf Club built a new club house at their headquarters of Rainbow Beach in 2009 replacing the original building which was built by voluntary local efforts in 1959.

Bonny Hills has a service station, local Tavern, local beach, two holiday parks, post office and a fire station.

Population[edit]

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,971 people in Bonny Hills. 86.4% of people were born in Australia. The next most common country of birth was England 3.7%. 94.7% of people spoke only English at home. The most common responses for religion were No Religion 26.9%, Anglican 24.9% and Catholic 23.7%.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Bonny Hills (State Suburbs)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 4 February 2018. Edit this at Wikidata