Town of Tennant Creek

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Town of Tennant Creek
Northern Territory
Population 4,873 (2006)[1]
 • Density 115.47/km2 (299.1/sq mi)
Established 1978
Area 42.2 km2 (16.3 sq mi)
Region Barkly Tableland
Federal Division(s) Lingiari
Website Town of Tennant Creek

The Town of Tennant Creek was a Local Government Area of the Northern Territory. The town council covered an area of 42.2 km² and had a population of about 4,873.

The Tennant Creek Town Council consisted of the Mayor and three aldermen. The city was not divided into wards.

History[edit]

The Town of Tennant Creek was established in 1978, and its first elected council commenced in May 1978.

On 1 July 2008, the Town ceased to exist, and its area was merged into the Barkly Shire (now Region).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 March 2008). 7'!A1 "Regional Population Growth" Check |url= value (help). Retrieved 2008-06-15.

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Coordinates: 19°38′48″S 134°11′27″E / 19.64667°S 134.19083°E / -19.64667; 134.19083