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Surprise Bay TAS

Surprise Bay

Located in the West Coast area of Tasmania, Surprise Bay is in the King Island local government area, and within the electoral seat of Braddon.

Surprise Bay at a glance

Postcode: 7256

Latitude: -39.7588255

Longitude: 143.8575478

Altitude: 2.741596937 (metres above sea level)

Population of Surprise Bay TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7256 (Including Surprise Bay) was 1617 people. Out of those, 847 were male and 774 were female.

210 (12.99%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 1240 people were born in Australia. 35 (2.16%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Surprise Bay

Here is a map of Surprise Bay, Tasmania and surrounds.

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