Bonshaw, New South Wales

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New South Wales
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St Andrews Church of England, Bonshaw
Bonshaw is located in New South Wales
Coordinates 29°03′S 151°16′E / 29.050°S 151.267°E / -29.050; 151.267Coordinates: 29°03′S 151°16′E / 29.050°S 151.267°E / -29.050; 151.267
Postcode(s) 2361
LGA(s) Inverell Shire
County Arrawatta
State electorate(s) Northern Tablelands
Federal Division(s) New England

Bonshaw is a village in New South Wales, Australia 783 km north of Sydney. In 2006 the village had a population of 171 people in the district.[1] It is located near the northern border of the State close to Texas, Queensland, from which it is separated by the Dumaresq River which forms the border between the states. Bonshaw is located in Inverell Shire and Arrawatta County. It is on the Bruxner Highway between Tenterfield and Goondiwindi. It is a village designed to serve the needs of the agricultural holdings in the area.

Bonshaw Post Office opened on 1 October 1866 and closed around 1994.[2]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Bonshaw (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 June 2009. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 26 May 2011. 

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