Cooroibah, Queensland

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Cooroibah
NoosaQueensland
Population 1,827 (2006 census)[1]
 • Density 45.33/km2 (117.42/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4565
Area 40.3 km2 (15.6 sq mi)
Location 14 km (9 mi) WNW of Noosa Heads
LGA(s) Shire of Noosa
State electorate(s) Noosa
Federal Division(s) Wide Bay
Suburbs around Cooroibah:
Ringtail Creek Cootharaba Lake Cooroibah
Lake MacDonald Cooroibah Lake Cooroibah
Tinbeerwah Tewantin Tewantin

Coordinates: 26°19′55″S 153°00′04″E / 26.332°S 153.001°E / -26.332; 153.001

Cooroibah is a suburb of Noosa, Queensland, Australia. It is within the local government area of Shire of Noosa (between 2008 and 2013 it was within Sunshine Coast Region).

History[edit]

The name is Aboriginal for "place of possums".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Cooroibah (Noosa Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 March 2008. 
  2. ^ South East Queensland - Place Names 16 December 2006

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