Clarence Town is both a primarily rural locality and a township in the Dungog Shire local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is 193 kilometres (120 mi) north of Sydney, 54 km (34 mi) north-north-west of Newcastle, and 28 km (17 mi) from the Pacific Highway at Raymond Terrace. The locality is bisected by the Williams River. The township sits just to the west of the river about 32 km (20 mi) upstream from where it flows into the Hunter River at Raymond Terrace.

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Clarence Town and District Museum

Columbey National Park

Clarence Town Markets

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River Downs Cottage

William River Holiday Park, Clarence Town

Erringhi Hotel

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The Flying Duck Cafe/Restaurant

Williams River Cafe

Shaw's Williams River Bakery

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 25
  • Population: 2100
  • State electorate(s): Upper Hunter
  • Federal Division(s): Lyne
  • Established (yr): 1832
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.