• ÖVP: 6
  • SPÖ: 3

Trnava is a municipality with 151 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2013 ) in Styria in the extreme northeast of the district Graz-Umgebung. From 1 January 2015 it is affiliated under the Styrian municipality structural reform with the communities Fladnitz at the Teichalp and Tulwitz, the new community will be called " Fladnitz at the Teichalp ".

  • 2.1 Population development
  • 3.1 Sport
  • 4.1 traffic
  • 5.1 Coat of Arms
  • 6.1 freeman


Geographical Location

Trnava is located in the Grazer Bergland about 25 km north of the provincial capital of Graz. It is located in the rear Geschwendt Valley and is about 1,000 meters surrounded by many mountains ( clockwise starting in the West): Red Wall ( 1,505 m), Schweinegg ( 1,457 m), Gerlerkogel ( 1,324 m), wild mountain ( 1,288 m), Gscheidberg ( 1,240 m), Sulberg ( 1,094 m) and Gschieskogel ( 1,142 m).

Community structure

The municipality comprises the two villages (in brackets population as of 31 October 2011):

  • Nechnitz (49)
  • Trnava ( 103)

The municipality comprises the cadastral Türnau.

Neighboring communities


The local church as an autonomous body created in 1850.

Population Development

Culture and sights


Trnava is touristy closely connected with the neighboring Fladnitz. The community offers numerous walking and hiking trails as well as the opportunity for cycling, Nordic walking and climbing. In winter, cross-country trails and a toboggan run in the district Nechnitz are available.

Economy and infrastructure

Trnava belongs to the region alpine country.


Trnava is located off the main roads. The municipality only has road links to Schrems at Frohnleiten, Fladnitz at the Teichalp and after Tulwitz. The Rechbergstraße ( B 64 ) is about 6 km away, the Brucker Straße ( S 35 ) about 9 km.

In Trnava there is no train station. The nearest train station is in Frohnleiten in approximately 9 km away and provides access to the southern runway with hourly regional train connections to Graz, Bruck an der Mur.

Graz Airport is about 50 km away.


Mayor Robert van Asten (ÖVP ). The council is made up after the elections of 2010 as follows: 6 ÖVP, SPÖ 3.

Coat of arms

The award of the municipality coat of arms was made with effect from 1 February 1985. Coat Description: green lace details silver shield a black Capricorn, the board with silver fir twigs covered.


  • Nicholas Schmidhofer aka lumberjack Seppl (December 6, 1794 in front of Trnava No. 55; † November 20, 1828 executed in Pinkafeld ), famous leader of the notorious gang of robbers Stradafüßler
  • Isaac Trnava ( died before 1421 )