Knights Hill (New South Wales) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsKnights Hill
|Elevation||778 m (2,552 ft)|
|Prominence||188 m (617 ft)|
|Location||New South Wales, Australia|
Knights Hill is a hill that is part of the Illawarra Range with an elevation of 778 metres (2,552 ft) AMSL. The peak is located 8 km South-west of Albion Park and comprises several other small hills, atop a plateau adjacent to the escarpment edge.
Atop the plateau are TV antennas and a small farm. The name first appeared in a map by Surveyor Robert Hoddle, after whom the Hoddles Track is named. Hoddle first surveyed the region in the early 19th century.
The hill is also one of the highest points on the Illawarra escarpment.
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