Burringbar, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Burringbar is located in New South Wales
Coordinates 28°25′S 153°20′E / 28.417°S 153.333°E / -28.417; 153.333Coordinates: 28°25′S 153°20′E / 28.417°S 153.333°E / -28.417; 153.333
Population 858 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2483
Location 17 km (11 mi) SE of Murwillumbah
LGA(s) Tweed Shire
State electorate(s) Tweed
Federal Division(s) Richmond

Burringbar is a small town south-east of Murwillumbah in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia.


In the 2011 census, Burringbar recorded a population of 858 people, 48.6% female and 51.4% male.

The median age of the Burringbar population was 41 years, 4 years above the national median of 37.

81.2% of people living in Burringbar were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 4.1%, New Zealand 1.5%, Scotland 0.9%, Germany 0.9%, Canada 0.7%.

90.4% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.4% Italian, 0.5% Lithuanian, 0.5% Spanish, 0.3% German, 0.3% Maltese.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Burringbar (L) (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 11 July 2011.