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Orielton TAS


Located in the Central Highlands (Tas.) area of Tasmania, Orielton is in the Southern Midlands local government area, and within the electoral seat of Lyons.

Orielton is 34 kilometres from the capital city of Hobart and can be reached within thirty minutes of travel time via Tasman Hwy/A3.

Orielton at a glance

Here’s some location info about Orielton…

Postcode 7172
Latitude -42.7212278
Longitude 147.7417883
Altitude (metres above sea level)

Population of Orielton TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7172 (Including Orielton) was 4435 people. Out of those, 2127 were male and 2311 were female.

462 (10.42%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 3725 people were born in Australia. 205 (4.62%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Orielton

Here is a map of Orielton, Tasmania and surrounds.

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