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Mooreville is located in Tasmania
Coordinates 41°05′56″S 145°51′54″E / 41.099°S 145.865°E / -41.099; 145.865Coordinates: 41°05′56″S 145°51′54″E / 41.099°S 145.865°E / -41.099; 145.865
Population 303 (2016)
Postcode(s) 7321
Location 7 km (4 mi) SW of Burnie
LGA(s) City of Burnie
Region North-west and west
State electorate(s) Braddon
Federal Division(s) Braddon
Suburbs around Mooreville:
Elliott East Cam Downlands
Elliott Mooreville Stowport
Highclere Ridgley Stowport

Mooreville is a rural residential locality in the local government area (LGA) of Burnie in the North-west and west LGA region of Tasmania. The locality is about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) south-west of the town of Burnie. The 2016 census has a population of 303 for the state suburb of Mooreville. While there are some residential allotments, the area is mainly agricultural farming land.

Services are located in the neighbouring suburb of East Cam. The Mooreville Training Track (formerly Armytage) is an equine stud.

There was a former quarry in the area that was proposed to be infilled as land reclamation.

There are a few properties in the area and also in the neighbouring suburb of Ridgley that have exquisite gardens such as the Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden.

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