County of Fraser

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Fraser
Queensland
Fraser-county-queensland.png
Location within Queensland

The County of Fraser is a county (a cadastral division) of Queensland, Australia, which contains Fraser Island. It was established on 7 March 1901 under the Land Act 1897, and borders County of March on the Queensland mainland.[1][2]

Parishes[edit]

Fraser is divided into parishes, listed as follows:

Parish Coordinates
Bowarrady 25°07′S 153°15′E / 25.117°S 153.250°E / -25.117; 153.250 (Bowarrady Parish)
Carree 24°48′S 153°13′E / 24.800°S 153.217°E / -24.800; 153.217 (Carree Parish)
Moonbi 25°15′S 153°08′E / 25.250°S 153.133°E / -25.250; 153.133 (Moonbi Parish)
Poyungan 25°27′S 153°05′E / 25.450°S 153.083°E / -25.450; 153.083 (Poyungan Parish)
Talboor 25°40′S 153°02′E / 25.667°S 153.033°E / -25.667; 153.033 (Talboor Parish)
Wathumba 25°00′S 153°19′E / 25.000°S 153.317°E / -25.000; 153.317 (Wathumba Parish)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fraser (entry 40536)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 1 September 2015. 
  2. ^ Wide Bay/Burnett District, County of Fraser Maps - D3 Series at Queensland Archives.

Coordinates: 25°16′S 153°05′E / 25.267°S 153.083°E / -25.267; 153.083