Aylmerton, New South Wales

Aylmerton /ˈlməˌtɪn/ is a Northern Village of the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, Australia in Wingecarribee Shire. It is located north-east of Mittagong. The only buildings in Aylmerton are a fire station and houses, many of which are on farms.

Aylmerton
New South Wales
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Aylmerton is located in New South Wales
Aylmerton
Aylmerton
Location in New South Wales
Coordinates34°25′10″S 150°29′45″E / 34.41944°S 150.49583°E / -34.41944; 150.49583Coordinates: 34°25′10″S 150°29′45″E / 34.41944°S 150.49583°E / -34.41944; 150.49583
Population194 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)2575
LGA(s)Wingecarribee Shire
RegionSouthern Highlands
CountyCamden
ParishMittagong
State electorate(s)Goulburn
Federal Division(s)Whitlam
Localities around Aylmerton:
Colo Vale Alpine Alpine
Colo Vale Aylmerton Mittagong
Braemar Balaclava Mittagong

There is also an Aylmerton in Norfolk, England.

TransportEdit

Aylmerton is positioned between the Hume Highway on its northwestern side and the Main South railway line on its southeastern side. They are the main road and rail routes between Sydney and Melbourne.

A passenger railway station opened at Aylmerton in 1919 and closed in 1975.[2]

IndustryEdit

Near the demolished train station is a small industrial zone which is part of Braemar. It contains a few industrial complexes and a Bunnings Hardware Store.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Aylmerton". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 11 July 2017.  
  2. ^ Aylmerton station, NSWrail.net, accessed 9 August 2009.
Preceding station   NSW Main lines   Following station
towards Albury
Main Southern Line
towards Sydney