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Clunes, NSW

20 kilometres northeast of Lismore is Clunes, a staging post on the
Lismore to Bangalow Road where the famous North Coast dairy industry
was first established. The village is named after an early engineer,
Robert Mortimer Clunes, however it is fitting that Clunes is a Gaelic
word meaning ‘pleasant place’. There are some beautiful north coast
houses and some fine early Australian church architecture.
AND …… a speed camera on the southern end.

Nearest Airport: Lismore 20km, North East

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About Clunes

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Clunes Postcode: 2480
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: North Coast NSW
  • Latitude: -28.72999
  • Longitude: 153.40559
  • Elevation: 120m
  • Population: 868
  • Median Income: $33436
  • Area (Sq/km): 23.523
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

Accommodation In Clunes

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