Bulwer, Queensland

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Bulwer
Queensland
Bulwer is located in Queensland
Bulwer
Bulwer
Coordinates 27°04′31″S 153°22′09″E / 27.07528°S 153.36917°E / -27.07528; 153.36917Coordinates: 27°04′31″S 153°22′09″E / 27.07528°S 153.36917°E / -27.07528; 153.36917
Population 70 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4025
LGA(s) Brisbane City Council
State electorate(s) Redcliffe
Federal Division(s) Bonner
Suburbs around Bulwer:
Moreton Bay Moreton Island Moreton Island
Moreton Bay Bulwer Moreton Island
Moreton Bay Moreton Island Moreton Island

Bulwer is a small township and locality at the north-western end of Moreton Island, on the eastern side of Moreton Bay opposite, and 40 kilometres (25 mi) from, the city of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.[2][3]

Population[edit]

At the 2006 census, Bulwer had a population of 70.[1]

Transport[edit]

Bulwer is accessible from Brisbane on the mainland via the Micat Barge service. It is one of the main access points for visitors to the island, 98% of which is in the Moreton Island National Park.

Facilities[edit]

Facilities at Bulwer include a helipad and first aid station as well as holiday accommodation, a general store and public phone.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Bulwer (Brisbane City) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 30 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Bulwer - town (entry 5168)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 22 September 2015. 
  3. ^ "Bulwer - locality (entry 49458)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 22 September 2015.