Byfield, Queensland

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Byfield
Queensland
Waterpark-creek.jpg
Waterpark Creek, Byfield
Byfield is located in Queensland
Byfield
Byfield
Coordinates 22°50′0″S 150°40′0″E / 22.83333°S 150.66667°E / -22.83333; 150.66667Coordinates: 22°50′0″S 150°40′0″E / 22.83333°S 150.66667°E / -22.83333; 150.66667
Population 261 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4703
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Livingstone
State electorate(s) Keppel
Federal Division(s) Capricornia
Localities around Byfield:
Shoalwater Weerriba Weerriba
Canal Creek Byfield Stockyard
Maryvale Maryvale Woodbury

Byfield is a locality in Central Queensland, Australia. Byfield is located in the midst of the Byfield National Park, 717 kilometres (446 mi) north west of the state capital Brisbane and 78 kilometres (48 mi) north of the regional centre of Rockhampton. It is within the local government area of Shire of Livingstone (between 2008 and 2013, it was within the Rockhampton Region). In the 2011 census, Byfield had a population of 261 people.[1]

History[edit]

At the 2006 census, Byfield had a population of 275.[2]

Heritage listings[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Byfield". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 27 December 2015.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Byfield (L) (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 31 January 2011. 
  3. ^ "Raspberry Creek Homestead (entry 600658)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 12 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Old Byfield Road and Stone-Pitched Crossing (entry 601746)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 12 July 2013. 

External links[edit]

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