Kings Meadows, Tasmania

King's Meadows is a suburb in the south of Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, with a greater amount of shops than any other suburb within Launceston making it the largest commercial district in Launceston outside of the CBD. It also has the largest indoor shopping centre within Launceston, the Kings Meadows High School, and a hotel. Kings Meadows is located in the floor of a shallow valley, roughly 70m above sealevel, which drains NE towards the small suburb of Punchbowl. Main access to the suburb from the CBD is from Hobart Road via the minor suburb of Sixways.

Kings Meadows
Launceston, Tasmania
View south down Hobart Road through Kings Meadows
Population3,670 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)7249
Location4 km (2 mi) from Launceston, Tasmania
LGA(s)City of Launceston
State electorate(s)Bass
Federal Division(s)Bass
Suburbs around Kings Meadows:
South Launceston Punchbowl Norwood
Prospect Kings Meadows Norwood
Youngtown Youngtown Youngtown

References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Kings Meadows (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 December 2017.


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