Twin Waters, Queensland

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Twin Waters
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Coordinates 26°37′59″S 153°04′52″E / 26.633°S 153.081°E / -26.633; 153.081Coordinates: 26°37′59″S 153°04′52″E / 26.633°S 153.081°E / -26.633; 153.081
Population 2,542 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 379.4/km2 (983/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4564
Area 6.7 km2 (2.6 sq mi)
Location 4 km (2 mi) N of Maroochydore
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
County Canning
Parish Maroochy
State electorate(s) Maroochydore
Federal Division(s) Fairfax
Suburbs around Twin Waters:
Pacific Paradise Mudjimba Mudjimba
Pacific Paradise Twin Waters Coral Sea
Maroochydore Cotton Tree

Twin Waters is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, and forms part of the Maroochydore urban centre. It is located on the north bank of the Maroochy River. It was originally part of the suburb of Mudjimba and contains a significant canal estate. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 2,542.[1]

The southern boundary of Twin Waters is marked by the South Maroochy River. Part of the suburb is preserved within the Maroochy River Conservation Park. The parks was established in 1992, covers 174 hectares is managed primarily for nature conservation.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Twin Waters (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 9 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Maroochy River Conservation Park Management Plan". Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. November 1999. Retrieved 9 October 2014. 

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