Goldfields, Queensland

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Goldfields
Queensland
Goldfields is located in Queensland
Goldfields
Goldfields
Coordinates28°28′37″S 151°42′19″E / 28.4769°S 151.7052°E / -28.4769; 151.7052Coordinates: 28°28′37″S 151°42′19″E / 28.4769°S 151.7052°E / -28.4769; 151.7052
Population28 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density0.1120/km2 (0.290/sq mi)
Area249.9 km2 (96.5 sq mi)
LGA(s)Southern Downs Region
State electorate(s)Southern Downs
Federal Division(s)Maranoa
Suburbs around Goldfields:
Cement Mills Palgrave Palgrave
Cement Mills Goldfields Passchendaele
Terrica Pikedale Amiens

Goldfields is a rural locality in the Southern Downs Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Goldfields had a population of 28 people.[1]

Geography[edit]

The terrain is undulating and predominantly used for grazing cattle. A small area in the north of the locality is part of the Dunkai State Forest.[3]

History[edit]

The locality was named and bounded on 15 December 2000.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Goldfields (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Goldfields - locality in Southern Downs Region (entry 49590)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 25 November 2018.
  3. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 25 November 2018.