|Elevation:||1,040 m (3,412 ft)|
|State District:||Northern Tablelands|
|Federal Division:||New England|
Invergowrie is a locality in the Uralla Shire local government area on the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. It is located about 16 km west of Armidale, about half-way between Sydney and Brisbane and approximately 200 km inland from Coffs Harbour on the Pacific coast. Invergowrie is a popular rural neighbourhood for staff of the University of New England. At the 2006 census, Invergowrie and the surrounding area had a population of 624. It has a little store, a fuel station, a Rural Fire Service station and a child care centre.
Invergowrie was named after the village Invergowrie in Scotland. The name is apparently derived from Gaelic words which mean "meeting place of goats".
- ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Invergowrie (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. http://www.censusdata.abs.gov.au/ABSNavigation/prenav/LocationSearch?collection=Census&period=2006&areacode=SSC17573&producttype=QuickStats&breadcrumb=PL&action=401. Retrieved 2007-07-13.
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