Mount Stuart, Queensland

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This article is about the mountain overlooking Townsville. For the one in Central Australia, see Central Mount Stuart.
Mount Stuart
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Mount Stuart, overlooking Townsville, Queensland.
Elevation 584 m (1,916 ft)
Location Queensland, Australia
Coordinates 19°20′S 146°46′E / 19.333°S 146.767°E / -19.333; 146.767
Easiest route Paved road.


Mount Stuart is located in Queensland, Australia, overlooking Townsville with an elevation of 584 metres.

It was named for Clarendon Stuart (1833–1912), from 1859 Townsville's first district surveyor.[1]

Mount Stuart is used for commercial and ABC Queensland television transmission, it was also used as a Bureau of Meteorology radar station until late 2011, where it was moved to Hervey Range.


Coordinates: 19°20′S 146°46′E / 19.333°S 146.767°E / -19.333; 146.767