City of Blue Mountains

Local government area in New South Wales, Australia / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The City of Blue Mountains is a local government area of New South Wales, Australia, governed by the Blue Mountains City Council. The city is located in the Blue Mountains, on the Great Dividing Range at the far western fringe of the Greater Sydney area.

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City of Blue Mountains
New South Wales
City of Blue Mountains council building in Katoomba
Location in Outer Metropolitan Sydney
Coordinates33°42′S 150°18′E
 • Density53.78/km2 (139.3/sq mi)
Established1 October 1947 (1947-10-01)[3]
Area1,430 km2 (552.1 sq mi)
MayorMark Greenhill
Council seatKatoomba[4]
RegionBlue Mountains, Greater Western Sydney
State electorate(s)
Federal division(s)Macquarie
WebsiteCity of Blue Mountains
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The Three Sisters, south of Katoomba, in Blue Mountains National Park, are a major attraction of the city.

The mayor of Blue Mountains City Council is Councillor Mark Greenhill, a member of the Labor Party.