Launceston is the second largest city in and is in the north of the state on the Tamar River. The city was settled in 1805 and has a population of around 85,000.
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The Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery is a museum located in Launceston, , . Photo: Kspilling, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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York Park is a sports ground in the Inveresk and York Park Precinct, Launceston, . Photo: Kspilling, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a park in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

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is a residential suburb 4 kilometres north-west of the central business district of Launceston, 's second largest city. is situated 3½ km northwest of Launceston.

is an inner suburb of the city of Launceston in the Australian state of , located approximately 2.4 kilometres east of the central business district. is situated 2 km east of Launceston.

is a well-established suburb only minutes from the Launceston CBD and Cataract Gorge with some beautiful views over central Launceston. is situated 1½ km southwest of Launceston.


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