Wurtulla, Queensland

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Sunshine CoastQueensland
Coordinates 26°45′25″S 153°07′34″E / 26.757°S 153.126°E / -26.757; 153.126Coordinates: 26°45′25″S 153°07′34″E / 26.757°S 153.126°E / -26.757; 153.126
Population 5,350 (2006 census)[1]
 • Density 1,726/km2 (4,470/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4575
Area 3.1 km2 (1.2 sq mi)
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
County Canning
Parish Bribie
State electorate(s) Kawana
Federal Division(s) Fisher
Suburbs around Wurtulla:
Birtinya Bokarina
Birtinya Wurtulla Coral Sea
Currimundi Currimundi

Wurtulla is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, located within the Kawana urban centre. The name means "southward" in the local Aboriginal language, and it was named by Kawana Estates employees in the 1970s. Scawdy Griffiths resides there.[2]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Wurtulla (Caloundra City) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 11 June 2011. 
  2. ^ Caloundra - Local Beach Guide 19 December 2006

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