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Hobart
Tasmanie
Hobart Montage.jpg
Left tae richt frae tap: Hobart CBD; Wrest Pynt Hotel Casino; Salamanca Mercat; Hobart Cenotaph
Hobart is located in Australia
Hobart
Hobart
Population: 211,656 (2011)[1] (11t)
Densitie: 124.8/km² (323.2/sq mi) (2011)[1]
Established: 20 Februar 1804[2]
Aurie: 1695.5 km² (654.6 sq mi)
Time zone:

 • Simmer (DST)

AEST (UTC+10)

AEDT (UTC+11)

Location:
State electorate: Denison, Franklin
Federal Diveesion: Denison, Franklin
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfaw
16.9 °C
62 °F
8.3 °C
47 °F
615.2 mm
24.2 in

Hobart (play /ˈhbɑrt/)[3] is the state caipital an most populous ceety o the Australien island state o Tasmanie. Founded in 1803 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australea's seicont oldest caipital ceety after Sydney. In 2009, the ceety had a greater area population o approximately 212,019. A resident of Hobart is known as a "Hobartien". The ceety is located in the state's south-east on the estuary o the Derwent River. The skyline is dominated by Mount Wellington at 1,271 metres high.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Hobart (GCCSA)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 10 September 2012. 
  2. "QUEEN TO HONOUR DAVID COLLINS IN HISTORIC UNVEILING.". The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) (Hobart, Tas.: National Library of Australia). 19 February 1954. p. 8 Supplement: Royal Visit Souvenir Supplement. Retrieved 17 January 2012. 
  3. Macquarie ABC Dictionary. The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd. 2003. p. 465. ISBN 1-876429-37-2. 

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