Where is Botany Bay?

Botany Bay is located in the county of Gwent, Wales, five miles north of the town of Chepstow, 16 miles north-east of the major city of Newport, 26 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 111 miles west of London. Botany Bay lies just west of the Gloucestershire border, and was historically in the county of Monmouthshire. Botany Bay falls within the unitary authority of Sir Fynwy - Monmouthshire. It is in the NP16 postcode district. The post town for Botany Bay is Chepstow.

Botany Bay on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Botany Bay
Location of Botany Bay within the UK

Which county is Botany Bay in?

Botany Bay is in the ceremonial county of Gwent, the historic county of Monmouthshire, and the administrative county of Sir Fynwy - Monmouthshire.

Ceremonial CountyGwent
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Administrative CountySir Fynwy - Monmouthshire

Where is Botany Bay in Gwent?

Botany Bay is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Gwent, and towards the easternmost extremity of Gwent.

Location of Botany Bay within Gwent

What is the postcode for Botany Bay?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Botany Bay is NP16 6NJ.

Where is Botany Bay in NP16?

Botany Bay is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the NP16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NP16 postcode district.

Location of Botany Bay within NP16

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What is the post town for Botany Bay?

The post town for Botany Bay is Chepstow. Botany Bay is in the NP16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chepstow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Botany Bay?

The centre of Botany Bay is located at position 51.71521° latitude and -2.69357° longitude.

Latitude51.71521°
Longitude-2.69357°

What is the easting and northing of Botany Bay?

The centre of Botany Bay is located at the grid reference easting 352180 and northing 202059 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting352180
Northing202059

What are the nearest towns to Botany Bay?

Position of Botany Bay relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Botany Bay to the centre of the town.

5m
Botany Bay is 5 miles north of Chepstow
6m
Botany Bay is 6 miles south-west of Coleford
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Botany Bay is 7 miles south of Monmouth
7m
Botany Bay is 7 miles west of Lydney
9m
Botany Bay is 9 miles north of Caldicot
9m
Botany Bay is 9 miles east of Usk
10m
Botany Bay is 10 miles north-west of Thornbury
11m
Botany Bay is 11 miles south-west of Cinderford
13m
Botany Bay is 13 miles north-east of Caerleon
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Botany Bay is 14 miles south-west of Mitcheldean

What are the nearest cities to Botany Bay?

Position of Botany Bay relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Botany Bay to the centre of the city.

16m
Botany Bay is 16 miles north-east of Newport
19m
Botany Bay is 19 miles north of Bristol
22m
Botany Bay is 22 miles south-west of Gloucester
24m
Botany Bay is 24 miles south of Hereford
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Botany Bay is 26 miles north-east of Cardiff
27m
Botany Bay is 27 miles north-west of Bath
35m
Botany Bay is 35 miles north of Wells
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Botany Bay is 39 miles south-west of Worcester
54m
Botany Bay is 54 miles east of Swansea
59m
Botany Bay is 59 miles north-west of Salisbury

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