Bicheno is a town located on the eastern coast of Tasmania, Australian Island state. The town is situated 185km north-east of capital city on the Tasman Highway, and got its name from the British Colonial Secretary (James Ebenezer Bicheno).

Population and Postcode of Bicheno

Population and Postcode of Bicheno: The estimated population in Bicheno as of 2011 census was 853 and the postcode of this region is 7215.

Features of Bicheno

The hinterland in Bicheno was established for the purpose of farming during the mid 19th century. During this period, the harbor was extended to afford provide facilities for the coal mines at Denison river. In addition, the town is famous for its fishing port and a beach resort. Nowadays, the fishing spot has become a well-known tourist attraction, encompassing a range of accommodation, craft shops, two small aquaria, and a visitor centre.

Location with respect to Bicheno

Bicheno is located: 37km from Coles Bay, 43km from Swansea, 44km from St Marys, and 106km from Campbell Town.

Climate Conditions in Bicheno

The average recorded rainfall throughout the year is 680mm. The average maximum temperature hovers around 17.9 deg Celsius, whereas the average minimum temperature is 9 degrees Celsius.