Woolner, Northern Territory

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Woolner
DarwinNorthern Territory
Woolner NT.jpg
Population 930 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 0820
Location 4 km (2 mi) from Darwin
LGA(s) City of Darwin
Territory electorate(s) Fong Lim
Federal Division(s) Solomon
Suburbs around Woolner:
Fannie Bay Parap Narrows
Fannie Bay Woolner Bayview
The Gardens Stuart Park

Woolner is an upper middle class suburb of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.

History[edit]

Woolner was named after the Woolner (Wulna, Djeramanga) Aboriginal tribal group which occupied the area east of Darwin when the town was founded in 1869.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Woolner (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 June 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Northern Territory Government

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 12°26′16″S 130°50′51″E / 12.43778°S 130.84750°E / -12.43778; 130.84750