Kapooka, New South Wales

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Wagga WaggaNew South Wales
Kapooka Public School
Kapooka is located in New South Wales
Coordinates 35°9′7.66″S 147°18′7.48″E / 35.1521278°S 147.3020778°E / -35.1521278; 147.3020778Coordinates: 35°9′7.66″S 147°18′7.48″E / 35.1521278°S 147.3020778°E / -35.1521278; 147.3020778
Population 633 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2661
LGA(s) City of Wagga Wagga
County Mitchell
Parish Uranquinty
State electorate(s) Wagga Wagga
Federal Division(s) Riverina

Kapooka is a suburb in the south-west of Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia.[2]

Kapooka is home to the Department of Defence's Blamey Barracks from where the Army Recruit Training Centre conducts its operations.

It is located on the Olympic Highway, between Wagga Wagga and Uranquinty.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Kapooka (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 27 June 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Kapooka". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 4 August 2013. 

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