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South Wellesley Islands QLD

South Wellesley Islands

Located in the Outback – North area of Queensland, South Wellesley Islands is in the Wujal Wujal local government area, and within the electoral seat of Leichhardt.

South Wellesley Islands at a glance

Postcode: 4892

Latitude: -17.8611

Longitude: 143.215

Altitude: 256.1265564 (metres above sea level)

Population of South Wellesley Islands QLD

At the 2021 national census, the population of 4892 (Including South Wellesley Islands) was 5329 people. Out of those, 2670 were male and 2662 were female.

175 (3.28%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 4618 people were born in Australia. 4094 (76.82%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of South Wellesley Islands

Here is a map of South Wellesley Islands, Queensland and surrounds.

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