Barraba, New South Wales


Barraba, New South Wales

Infobox Australian Place | type = town
name = Barraba
state = nsw


caption = The disused Woodsreef asbestos mine, Barraba, NSW
lga = Tamworth Regional Council
county = Darling
postcode = 2347
est =
pop = 1,208 (2001 census)
elevation= 500
maxtemp = 24.3
mintemp = 8.2
rainfall = 678.9
stategov = Tamworth
fedgov = New England
dist1 = 477
dir1 =
location1= Sydney
dist2 = 548
dir2 =
location2= Brisbane (Qld)
dist3 = 90
dir3 =
location3= Tamworth

Barraba is a town in the New England region of northern New South Wales, Australia. It was formerly the centre of Barraba Shire Local Government Area, but most of this, including Barraba, was absorbed into Tamworth Regional Council in 2004. At the 2001 census, Barraba had a population of 1,208.Census 2001 AUS
id = UCL105000
name = Barraba (Urban Centre/Locality)
quick = on
accessdate = 2007-03-27
]

The town was the termination point for the Barraba branch railway line until it was closed.

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