Mount Tamborine, Queensland

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Mount Tamborine
Queensland
Population 1,184 (2006)[1]
Established 1875
Postcode(s) 4271
LGA(s) Scenic Rim Region
State electorate(s) Beaudesert
Federal Division(s) Forde
Suburbs around Mount Tamborine:
Guanaba Eagle Heights North Tamborine
Wonglepong Mount Tamborine Maudsland
Canungra Witheren Clagiraba

Mount Tamborine is a suburb on Tamborine Mountain in South East Queensland.

History[edit]

Mount Tambourine Post Office opened by March 1924 (a receiving office had been open from 1881, originally known as Tambourine Mountain), was renamed Mount Tamborine in 1926 and closed in 1977.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Mount Tamborine (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2009-11-15. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 10 May 2014. 

Coordinates: 27°58′S 153°12′E / 27.967°S 153.200°E / -27.967; 153.200