Stuart, Queensland

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Stuart
TownsvilleQueensland
Postcode(s) 4811
LGA(s) City of Townsville
State electorate(s) Burdekin
Federal Division(s) Herbert
Suburbs around Stuart:
Wulguru
Stuart
Roseneath Brookhill Julago

Stuart is a rural suburb of the City of Townsville, Queensland, Australia.[1]

Heritage listings[edit]

Stuart has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

History during WW2[edit]

WW2 map showing locations of bunkers

In December 1942, two classrooms of the Stuart State School on the outskirts of Townsville were used by the Army as the main Army Signals Communication Centre in North Queensland.

The unit then moved to a concrete bunker at Roseneath.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stuart". Place name details. Queensland Government. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Stewart's Creek Gaol (former) (entry 16895)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-16. 
  3. ^ "Operations and Signals Bunker (former) (entry 16461)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-16. 
  4. ^ "St Brigid's Church (entry 15656)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-16. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 19°19′S 146°49′E / 19.317°S 146.817°E / -19.317; 146.817