What is Bundanoon known for?

What is Bundanoon known for?

Highland Gathering. Brigadoon is now one of the most famous, and largest Highland gatherings in Australia. Tens of thousands of visitors descend on Bundanoon each year in April to watch pipe bands, Scots Highland games, and catch up on their Caledonian roots. As the Highlands themselves have grown, so has Bundanoon.

What Aboriginal land is Bundanoon?

It is an Aboriginal name meaning “place of deep gullies” and was formerly known as Jordan’s Crossing. Bundanoon is colloquially known as Bundy/Bundi….Bundanoon, New South Wales.

Bundanoon New South Wales
Coordinates 34°39′S 150°18′E
Population 2,729 (2016 census)
Postcode(s) 2578

When was Bundanoon established?

St Brigid’s Catholic Church was built in 1895; prior to that, Roman Catholic services were conducted at Sutton Forest. After subdivision of some larger properties the resultant village was officially named Bundanoon in 1881.

What is the population of Bundanoon New South Wales?

2,729 people
In the 2016 Census, there were 2,729 people in Bundanoon (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 47.0% were male and 53.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population. The median age of people in Bundanoon (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 56 years.

Is bundanoon a good place to live?

Lovely clean town,quiet,friendly ppl with good facilities for a small country town. Beautiful state forests with loads of activities happening in and around the town,great climate very English. Ppl are friendly and would suit retiree’s,families,artists and nature lovers.

Which LGA is bundanoon in?

Bundanoon is in the local government area of ‘Wingecarribee’. The ‘Wingecarribee’ local government area is classified as an ‘Area’. The Wingecarribee local government area includes around 57 cities, towns, villages and localities including Bowral (pop.

Who are the traditional owners of Goulburn?

The Gundungurra people, also spelt Gundungara, Gandangarra, Gandangara and other variations, are an Aboriginal Australian people in south-eastern New South Wales, Australia. Their traditional lands include present day Goulburn, Wollondilly Shire, The Blue Mountains and the Southern Highlands.

Who are the traditional owners of Mittagong?

Aboriginal Culture and Heritage The Wingecarribee Shire Council acknowledges the Gundungurra and “Tharawal” or “Dharawal” (as it is referred to in historical records) people as the traditional custodians of this place we now call the Wingecarribee Shire.

What is the population of Moss Vale?

The 2021 Estimated Resident Population for Moss Vale is 9,605, with a population density of 120.7 persons per square km.

Whats it like to live in Bundanoon?

What is the best suburb in the Southern Highlands?

The major towns of Bowral, Mittagong & Moss Vale are all within an easy drive of the many villages which give the Southern Highlands its unique appeal. Some say that these villages are the Highlands “best kept secret”.

Who are the traditional owners of Bowral?

Wingecarribee Shire Council acknowledges the Gundungurra and Tharawal people as the Traditional custodians of this place we now call the Wingecarribee Shire.