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Cluan, Tasmania

Coordinates: 41°35′30″S 146°50′52″E / 41.5917°S 146.8477°E / -41.5917; 146.8477
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Cluan
Tasmania
Cluan is located in Tasmania
Cluan
Cluan
Coordinates41°35′30″S 146°50′52″E / 41.5917°S 146.8477°E / -41.5917; 146.8477
Population39 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)7303
Location40 km (25 mi) SW of Launceston
LGA(s)Meander Valley
RegionLaunceston
State electorate(s)Lyons
Federal division(s)Lyons
Localities around Cluan:
Osmaston Westbury Westbury
Quamby Brook, Golden Valley Cluan Whitemore
Liffey Bracknell Whitemore

Cluan is a rural locality in the local government area of Meander Valley in the Launceston region of Tasmania. It is located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) south-west of the town of Launceston. The 2016 census determined a population of 39 for the state suburb of Cluan.[1]

History

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Cluan was gazetted as a locality in 1968.[2]

Geography

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The watershed of the Cluan Tiers forms the south-western boundary.[3]

Road infrastructure

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The C505 route (Cluan Road) passes through from north-east to south-east. The C510 route (Glenore Road) starts at an intersection with C505 and exits to the north-east.[2][4]

References

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  1. ^ a b "2016 Census Quick Stats Cluan (Tas.)". quickstats.censusdata.abs.gov.au. Australian Bureau of Statistics. 23 October 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Placenames Tasmania – Cluan". Placenames Tasmania. Select “Search”, enter "2828H", click “Search”, select row, map is displayed, click “Details”. Retrieved 28 May 2020.
  3. ^ Google (28 May 2020). "Cluan, Tasmania" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 28 May 2020.
  4. ^ "Tasmanian Road Route Codes" (PDF). Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment. May 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 August 2017. Retrieved 18 May 2020.