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Demographics

The District Council of Robe covers an area of 110,596 hectares of prime grazing and cropping land over aquifer, renowned terra rossa over limestone soil, freshwater lakes and estuaries, coastal dunes, rugged cliffs and family beaches. Robe's weather is mild in summer, with high rainfall in winter providing lush pastures and plentiful groundwater.

Robe is home to approximately 1000 permanent residents and a retreat to a large number of holiday homeowners. During the summer season, the township of robe welcomes up to 15,000 additional people as tourists and seasonal workers in the district's wine, fishing and tourism industries.

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Population

Number of Electors

Area

Road Length

Revenue

State Electorate

Federal Electorate

1502

1358

110,576 ha

475 km

3.5M

MacKillop

Barker

 

 

Click here to view Robe Statistics from the 2011 Bureau of Statistics Cencus

Click here to view Robe Statistics from the 2006 Bureau of Statistics Census

 

District Council of Robe Regional Profile by the Local Government Association

 

 

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