Highworth, Queensland

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Sunshine CoastQueensland
Highworth is located in Queensland
Coordinates26°36′54″S 152°55′34″E / 26.615°S 152.9261°E / -26.615; 152.9261Coordinates: 26°36′54″S 152°55′34″E / 26.615°S 152.9261°E / -26.615; 152.9261
Population301 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density232/km2 (600/sq mi)
Area1.3 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10:00)
Location105 km (65 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s)Nicklin
Federal Division(s)Fairfax
Suburbs around Highworth:
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Kureelpa Highworth Nambour
Kureelpa Burnside Nambour

Highworth is a rural locality in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Highworth had a population of 301 people.[1]


All dwellings in the suburb were separate houses.


Highworth Provisional School opened on 27 May 1901. It beame Highworth State School on 1 January 1909. It closed on 15 August 1932.[3]

In the 2011 census Highworth had a population of 307 people.[4]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Highworth (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Highworth - locality in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 48671)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 5 November 2019.
  3. ^ Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0
  4. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Highworth". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 31 December 2012. Edit this at Wikidata