Jeebropilly, Queensland

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Jeebropilly
IpswichQueensland
Jeebropilly is located in Queensland
Jeebropilly
Jeebropilly
Coordinates27°38′57″S 152°39′10″E / 27.6491°S 152.6527°E / -27.6491; 152.6527 (Jeebropilly (centre of locality))Coordinates: 27°38′57″S 152°39′10″E / 27.6491°S 152.6527°E / -27.6491; 152.6527 (Jeebropilly (centre of locality))
Population7 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density0.60/km2 (1.55/sq mi)
Postcode(s)4340
Area11.7 km2 (4.5 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s)City of Ipswich
State electorate(s)Scenic Rim
Federal division(s)Blair
Suburbs around Jeebropilly:
Rosewood Thagoona Walloon
Ebenezer Jeebropilly Amberley
Ebenezer Willowbank Willowbank

Jeebropilly is a rural locality in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census Jeebropilly had a population of 7 people.[1]

Geography[edit]

This location is situated at the junction of the Ipswich - Rosewood Road and the Ebenezer Road, 42 km (26 mi) from the Brisbane CBD. It is within the County of Churchill.

History[edit]

The origin of the name is from an Aboriginal word meaning flying squirrel gully.[2]

In the 2016 census Jeebropilly had a population of 7 people.[1]

Economy[edit]

New Hope Corporation Ltd has restarted mining coal at its Jeebropilly coal mine, which it had previously closed in 2007.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Jeebropilly (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Jeebropilly – locality in City of Ipswich (entry 45053)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 27 December 2020.
  3. ^ "Coal miner cashes in on high export prices". Archived from the original on 25 September 2009. Retrieved 28 January 2009.