Tennyson, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Tennyson is located in New South Wales
Coordinates33°32′13″S 150°44′15″E / 33.53694°S 150.73750°E / -33.53694; 150.73750Coordinates: 33°32′13″S 150°44′15″E / 33.53694°S 150.73750°E / -33.53694; 150.73750
Population384 (2016 census)[1]
Location72 km (45 mi) north-west of Sydney CBD
LGA(s)City of Hawkesbury
State electorate(s)Hawkesbury
Federal Division(s)Macquarie
Suburbs around Tennyson:
East Kurrajong East Kurrajong Glossodia
The Slopes Tennyson Glossodia
Kurmond North Richmond Glossodia

Tennyson is a semi-rural suburb of Sydney, in New South Wales, Australia. It is located 72 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of the City of Hawkesbury.

In the 2016 census, Tennyson recorded a population of 384.


Tennyson is home to Tennyson Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade, part of the NSW Rural Fire Service.[2] The Tennyson Bush Fire Brigade shed is the only community building in Tennyson, and hence is a community meeting point for the Tennyson Water Scheme and, on occasion, parliamentary elections.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Tennyson (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 November 2014. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ NSW Rural Fire Service