Brooklyn, Tasmania

Brooklyn is a suburb of Burnie, Tasmania, Australia to the south-east of the main town centre.

Burnie, Tasmania
Population606 (2011 census)[1]
LGA(s)City of Burnie
Federal Division(s)Braddon
Suburbs around Brooklyn:
Upper Burnie South Burnie South Burnie
Upper Burnie Brooklyn South Burnie
Upper Burnie Romaine Emu Heights

Brookville Post Office opened on 1 August 1953 and was renamed Brooklyn in 1968. It closed in 1973.[2]


Brooklyn Primary School existed until 2009. It was later merged with Upper Burnie and Acton Primary School and a new school, Romaine Park Primary was built on the grounds of the Parklands High School.[3] The old Acton Primary School is now home to the Burnie Child and Family Centre.


  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Brooklyn (Tas.) (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 7 January 2017.
  2. Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 16 June 2012.
  3. "New Burnie Primary School" (PDF). Parliament of Tasmania. Retrieved 27 July 2015.

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