Bentley Park, Queensland

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Bentley Park
Queensland
Coordinates 17°00′14″S 145°44′17″E / 17.004°S 145.738°E / -17.004; 145.738Coordinates: 17°00′14″S 145°44′17″E / 17.004°S 145.738°E / -17.004; 145.738
Population 7,420 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4869
Location 9 km (6 mi) south of Cairns City
LGA(s) Cairns Regional Council
State electorate(s) Mulgrave
Federal Division(s) Leichhardt
Localities around Bentley Park:
Lamb Range Mount Sheridan White Rock
Lamb Range Bentley Park Edmonton
Lamb Range Edmonton Edmonton

Bentley Park is a suburb of Cairns within the local government area of Cairns Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] It is located approximately 9 km (6 mi) south of the Cairns City. At the 2011 census, Bentley Park had a population of 7,420.[1]

History[edit]

Bentley Park State School was originally opened in 1987. In 2004, the construction of high school facilities made it a P-12 school called Bentley Park College.[3]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Bentley Park". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Bentley Park (entry 45559)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "History". Bentley Park College. Retrieved 16 April 2014. 

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