Australian Towns & Cities
New South Wales: Yass
Incorporating photos and Information from Michael Greenslade's former Australian Towns, Cities and Highways site

Yass is an attractive town 3 hours from Sydney that is now bypassed by the Hume Freeway. Yass is a farming centre for mainly wool and canola crops, as well as being close to the Murrumbateman wineries. Lake Burrinjuck lies to the south-west of the town and is a popular water sport and picnicking area. It is also the major entry point for traffic entering to Canberra from the north and west.


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Looking northwest along Comur Street (Old Hume Hwy), Yass, December 2002.

Image © Michael Greenslade

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Looking northwest along Comur Street (Old Hume Hwy), approaching the Meehan St intersection, Yass, December 2002.

Image © Michael Greenslade

1 Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2016 Census Quickstats, Yass (UCL)

Last updated: 27-Oct-2021 13:29

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