Jump to content


Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Hobart is located in Australia
Coordinates42°52′50″S 147°19′30″E / 42.88056°S 147.32500°E / -42.88056; 147.32500Coordinates: 42°52′50″S 147°19′30″E / 42.88056°S 147.32500°E / -42.88056; 147.32500
Population211,656 (2011)[1] (11t)
 • Density124.8/km2 (323/sq mi) (2011)[1]
Established20 Februar 1804[2]
Aurie1,695.5 km2 (654.6 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10)
 • Simmer (DST)AEDT (UTC+11)
State electorate(s)Denison, Franklin
Federal Diveesion(s)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 (/[unsupported input]ˈhbɑːrt/)[3] is the state caipital an maist populous ceety o the Australien island state o Tasmanie. Foondit in 1803 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australea's seicont auldest caipital ceety efter Sydney. In 2009, the ceety haed a greater aurie population o approximately 212,019. A resident o Hobart is kent as a "Hobartien". The ceety is locatit in the state's sooth-east on the estuary o the Derwent River. The skyline is dominated bi Mount Wellington at 1,271 metres heich.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b 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 Februar 1954. p. 8 Supplement: Royal Visit Souvenir Supplement. Retrieved 17 Januar 2012.
  3. Macquarie ABC Dictionary. The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd. 2003. p. 465. ISBN 1-876429-37-2.

Fremit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]