Swansea, New South Wales facts for kids
New South Wales
|Population||4,638 (2006 census)|
|• Density||1,449/km2 (3,750/sq mi)|
|Area||3.2 km2 (1.2 sq mi)|
|LGA(s)||City of Lake Macquarie|
Swansea's local industries are coal mining, fishing, boating, and tourism. There were once several small coal mines. There are also popular fine sandy beaches on the Pacific Ocean, Swansea Channel and Lake Macquarie. It is 25.2 km away from the city of Newcastle, where many residents commute to for work.
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