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Beauty Point TAS

Beauty Point

Located in the Devonport area of Tasmania, Beauty Point is in the West Tamar local government area, and within the electoral seat of Bass.

Beauty Point is a small town by the Tamar River and a part of the municipality of West Tamar Council. Located in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia.

Located in this part of the town, in the wharf on Kanamaluka or River Tamar is Seahorse World. This is the world’s first seahorse aquarium, with a star cast of delicate seahorses and seadragons. In the neighbouring establishment is the Platypus House, make sure to join in on the fun and learning with the educational tour about Tasmanian Platypuses and Echidnas.

Beauty Point is 247 kilometres from the capital city of Hobart and can be reached within three hours of travel via National Highway 1.

Beauty Point at a glance

Postcode 7270
Latitude -41.1291591
Longitude 146.731436
Altitude (metres above sea level)

Population of Beauty Point TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7270 (Including Beauty Point) was 4370 people. Out of those, 2203 were male and 2169 were female.

526 (12.04%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 3470 people were born in Australia. 160 (3.66%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Beauty Point

Here is a map of Beauty Point, Tasmania and surrounds.

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