Waverley, Tasmania

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Population 1,545 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 7250
Location 4 km (2 mi) from Launceston
LGA(s) City of Launceston
State electorate(s) Bass
Federal Division(s) Bass
Suburbs around Waverley:
Ravenswood Ravenswood
Newstead Waverley
St Leonards St Leonards

Waverley is a suburb of Launceston, in the north of Tasmania, Australia.

It is an eastern suburb; the location of Waverley Woollen Mills,[2][3] and the Waverley primary school.

It is the first suburb to pass through when visiting Launceston from the east coast via the Tasman Highway.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Waverley (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2012-01-12. 
  2. ^ "WAVERLEY WOOLLEN MILLS.". The Daily Telegraph. Launceston, Tas. 22 December 1897. p. 2. Retrieved 14 December 2015 – via National Library of Australia. 
  3. ^ Burgess, Julian; Launceston Library. Friends (2009), The outcome of enterprise : Launceston's Waverley Woollen Mills, Friends of the Library, Launceston, ISBN 978-0-9775462-2-0 

Coordinates: 41°26′S 147°11′E / 41.433°S 147.183°E / -41.433; 147.183