Dagun, Queensland

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Dagun
Queensland
Dagun is located in Queensland
Dagun
Dagun
Coordinates26°19′16″S 152°40′52″E / 26.321°S 152.681°E / -26.321; 152.681Coordinates: 26°19′16″S 152°40′52″E / 26.321°S 152.681°E / -26.321; 152.681
Population150 (2016 census)[1]
Established1890
Postcode(s)4570
LGA(s)Gympie Region
State electorate(s)Gympie
Federal Division(s)Wide Bay

Dagun is a town in the Gympie Region of South East Queensland, Australia. It is one of a chain of towns in the Mary Valley also including Amamoor, Imbil, and Kandanga.

History[edit]

The Dagun State Primary School [2] opened on 18 June 1924,[3] it consists of 30+ students in years PREP-6 and a total of 5 staff members.

Dagun Post Office opened on 1 June 1925 (a receiving office had been open from 1920) and closed in 1975.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Dagun (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 18 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Dagun State School". Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Opening and closing dates of Queensland Schools". Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
  4. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 10 May 2014.