• Phone Numbers
  • Ph: (03) 8387 5500
    Fax: (03) 9372 2792
  • Address
  • 1st Floor, 163 Epsom Road
    Flemington 3031
  • Profile

    Kingborough is a mixed urban and rural centre situated 10 km south of Hobart, the capital city of Tasmania. It has a long stretch of coastline of some 336 kilometres and covers a total area of 717 square kilometres. The population is approximately 30,500 and the main towns are Taroona, Kingston, Blackmans Bay, Margate, Snug, Kettering, Woodbridge and Middleton. The Municipality also includes Bruny Island which lies just off the coast and is reached by vehicular ferry from Kettering. Largely because of its easily commutable distance from the capital, Kingborough has one of the highest growth rates in the State. Demographic data shows that the population in the main urban areas have higher income and home ownership levels, higher percentages of managerial and professional employees and people with tertiary qualifications.

  • Circulation List

    Primary circulation includes Blackmans Bay, Kettering, Kingston, Margate, Middleton, Snug, Taroona and Woodbridge.

  • Industries

    Kingston, home of the Kingborough Chronicle, is the major commercial, retail and administrative centre for the Municipality. Local industries include fish processing, aquaculture, tourism, viticulture, boat building, civil engineering as well as the Australian headquarters for Antarctic Research, the Commonwealth GovernmentÕs Antarctic Division and a key national call centre for Vodafone Hutchison Australia that employs some 600 people.

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