Finnie, Queensland

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Finnie
ToowoombaQueensland
Finnie is located in Queensland
Finnie
Finnie
Coordinates 27°37′55″S 151°53′2″E / 27.63194°S 151.88389°E / -27.63194; 151.88389Coordinates: 27°37′55″S 151°53′2″E / 27.63194°S 151.88389°E / -27.63194; 151.88389
Postcode(s) 4350
Location 11 km (7 mi) SW of Toowoomba
LGA(s) Toowoomba Region
State electorate(s) Condamine
Federal Division(s) Groom
Suburbs around Finnie:
Westbrook Drayton Darling Heights
Westbrook Finnie Mount Rascal
Wyreema Vale View Vale View

Finnie is a locality in the Toowoomba Region, Queensland, Australia, located 11 kilometres (7 mi) from the central business district.[1]

History[edit]

A railway station in the area was named Finnie on 29 April 1915 after a studmaster. The station closed in 1989, and the suburb was officially named in 1999.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Finnie (entry 47943)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 August 2015.