Jollys Lookout, Queensland

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Jollys Lookout
Queensland
View from Jollys Lookout in the Mount Nebo area, circa 1935.JPG
View from Jollys Lookout in the Mount Nebo area, ~1935
Jollys Lookout is located in Queensland
Jollys Lookout
Jollys Lookout
Coordinates 27°24′37″S 152°49′37″E / 27.41028°S 152.82694°E / -27.41028; 152.82694Coordinates: 27°24′37″S 152°49′37″E / 27.41028°S 152.82694°E / -27.41028; 152.82694
Postcode(s) 4520
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Ferny Grove
Federal Division(s) Ryan
Suburbs around Jollys Lookout:
Highvale Wights Mountain
Camp Mountain
Camp Mountain
Highvale Jollys Lookout Enoggera Reservoir
Enoggera Reservoir Enoggera Reservoir Enoggera Reservoir

Jollys Lookout is a locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia.[1] It is located along Mount Nebo Road between The Gap in Brisbane and Mount Nebo.

History[edit]

It is named after the popular lookout of the same name, which was named after Brisbane mayor, William Jolly, who visited the lookout about 1927.[1][2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jollys Lookout (entry 45501)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "JOLLY'S LOOKOUT.". The Brisbane Courier. National Library of Australia. 17 November 1932. p. 16. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "THE HIGHLANDS.". The Brisbane Courier. National Library of Australia. 13 September 1930. p. 9. Retrieved 13 March 2014.