Caloundra (suburb)

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This article is about the suburb. For the larger urban area, see Caloundra.
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Caloundra, Queensland - waterfront.jpg
Caloundra waterfront, 2008
Caloundra is located in Queensland
Coordinates 26°47′56″S 153°07′59″E / 26.799°S 153.133°E / -26.799; 153.133Coordinates: 26°47′56″S 153°07′59″E / 26.799°S 153.133°E / -26.799; 153.133
Population 3,558 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 912/km2 (2,363/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4551
Area 3.9 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
County Canning
Parish Bribie
State electorate(s) Caloundra
Federal Division(s) Fisher
Suburbs around Caloundra:
Aroona Battery Hill Dicky Beach
Moffat Beach
Caloundra West Caloundra Kings Beach
Golden Beach Coral Sea Coral Sea

Caloundra is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, and includes the central business district of the Caloundra urban centre, which is located on Bulcock Street. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 3,558.[1]

Heritage listings[edit]

The suburb of Caloundra has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:


Caloundra contains the following schools within its boundaries:

Caloundra is also home to a campus of the Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE.


Parks and recreation[edit]

Other facilities[edit]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Caloundra (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 29 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Tripcony Hibiscus Caravan Park (entry 602708)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 
  3. ^ Department of Health (Queensland). "Sunshine Coast Health Service District - Caloundra Health Service". Retrieved 21 June 2011. 

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