Trebonne

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Trebonne
Queensland
Trebonne is located in Queensland
Trebonne
Trebonne
Coordinates 18°37′37″S 146°04′52″E / 18.62694°S 146.08111°E / -18.62694; 146.08111Coordinates: 18°37′37″S 146°04′52″E / 18.62694°S 146.08111°E / -18.62694; 146.08111
Population 319 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4850
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Hinchinbrook
State electorate(s) Hinchinbrook
Federal Division(s) Kennedy

Trebonne is a town in the Shire of Hinchinbrook, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2011 census, Trebonne had a population of 319.[1]

History[edit]

Prior to European settlement, the Trebonne area was inhabited by the Warakamai People.[3]

The town derives its name from Trebonne Creek, which was allegedly named by Leon Burguez, sugar planter who lived at Gairloch, probably in the 1870s.[2]

Heritage listings[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Trebonne (L)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 10 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Trebonne". Place name details. Queensland Government. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Warakamai People". AusAnthrop Australian Aboriginal tribal database. Retrieved 1 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Pelota Mano Court (entry 16924)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-09. 

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