Bohle Plains, Queensland

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Bohle Plains
TownsvilleQueensland
Population3,205 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)4817
LGA(s)City of Townsville
State electorate(s)
Federal Division(s)Herbert
Suburbs around Bohle Plains:
Jensen Deeragun Shaw
Rangewood Bohle Plains Kirwan
Alice River Gumlow Condon

Bohle Plains is a locality in the City of Townsville, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Bohle Plains had a population of approximately 3,200.[1]

History[edit]

The name Bohle Plains comes from the nearby Bohle River, which in turn takes its name from Henry Mackinnon Bohle, who brought cattle to the area in 1863.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Bohle Plains (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Bohle Plains (entry 44576)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 25 April 2014.

External links[edit]

  • "Bohle Plains". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland.

Coordinates: 19°17′42″S 146°40′27″E / 19.29500°S 146.67417°E / -19.29500; 146.67417