|Elevation||385 m (1,263 ft)|
The name Jondaryn derives from pastoral run name first used 1841 by Henry Dennis. It is believed to be an Aboriginal word meaning a long way off. The town was surveyed in June 1871 by surveyor G.T. Weale.
Jondaryan Post Office opened on 1 March 1867.
Jondaryan has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
- Evanslea Road: Jondaryan Homestead
- Evanslea Road: Jondaryan Woolshed
- Evanslea Road: St Annes Anglican Church, Jondaryan
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Jondaryan (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 10 August 2014.
- "Jondaryan". Place name details. Queensland Government. Retrieved 15 July 2013.
- Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
- "Jondaryan Homestead (entry 15410)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-15.
- "Jondaryan Woolshed (entry 15408)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-15.
- "St Annes Anglican Church, Jondaryan (entry 15409)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-15.