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New South Wales
Population 495 (2011 census)
 • Density 31.8/km2 (82/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2430
Area 15.6 km2 (6.0 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10)
 • Summer (DST) AEDT (UTC+11)
LGA(s) Mid-Coast Council
Region Mid North Coast
County Gloucester
Parish Tuncurry
State electorate(s) Myall Lakes
Federal Division(s) Paterson
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
22.7 °C
73 °F
14.3 °C
58 °F
1,222.2 mm
48.1 in

Failford is a locality in the Mid-Coast Council local government area on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Located to the east of the Pacific Highway, Failford is about 15 km (9 mi) northwest of Forster. At the 2011 census it had a population of 495.

Failford is a water skiing and boating location with the nearby Wallamba River, which runs between Nabiac and Tuncurry. It has a number of attractions, including the Terracotta Tea House, the Little Darlings Doll Museum and Coffee Shop, and the "Ton o Fun" amusement park which offers waterslides, bumper boats, go-karts and many other activities.

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