Westbury Tourism, Australia

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Westbury is a town in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. It lies 30 km west of Launceston on the Bass Highway, and at the 2006 census had a population of 1,476. It is part of, and the headquarters of, the Meander Valley Council area. Westbury's largest employer is Tasmanian Alkaloids a company that specialises in the processing of poppies for pharmaceutical products. Other large employers are the Meander Valley Council, Tasmanian Aquaculture and the local Primary School. The town of Westbury uses its location, within 2 hours drive of most tourist attractions in north and north west Tasmania, and its heritage buildings and scenery to promote the concept of Westbury as a unique place for tourists to stay in Northern Tasmania. Westbury has a range of accommodation providers from high quality bed and breakfast style, colonial inn style and country hotel style. The St Patricks Festival is a major annual cultural activity that celebrates the historical links with Westbury and its early Irish community. The Festival celebrates via song and dance as well as a street parade and other family activities

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Is Westbury in Australia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. After your splendid visit to Westbury, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Hobart. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Hobart for its bountiful attractions like Mount Wellington, Museum Of Old And New Art, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens on your trip to Westbury. Popular vacation packages of Westbury are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Westbury*

  • Pollution Statistics in Westbury

    Know the pollution level of Westbury before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 23.08 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.57 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17.86 (Very Low)
  • Westbury: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Westbury for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Westbury.

    • Burglary and Theft 45 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.67 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 45 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.67 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Westbury - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 59.9 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.08 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.14 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 13.33 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 61.81 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Westbury

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Westbury

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 60.84 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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