Binalong Bay

Binalong Bay is a small coastal town in north-east Tasmania, situated at the southern end of the Bay of Fires. Originally a fishing hamlet, the town is now a village with a large proportion of holiday dwellings. It has a beach, small harbour (known as the gulch) and a cafe. Binalong Bay Post Office opened on 30 March 1966 and closed in 1973.[2]

Binalong Bay
Tasmania
Binalong Bay Beach
Binalong Bay
Coordinates41°15′S 148°18′E
Population290 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)7216
Location9 km (6 mi) from St Helens
LGA(s)Break O'Day Council
State electorate(s)Lyons
Federal Division(s)Lyons

References

  1. 2016 Census, QuickStats Data,
  2. Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 16 June 2012.


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