Kagaru, Queensland

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Closed road bridge over Teviot Brook at Kagaru, Queensland.jpg
Teviot Brook crossing, 2016
LGA(s)City of Logan, Scenic Rim Region
State electorate(s)
Federal Division(s)Wright
Suburbs around Kagaru:
Flinders Lakes Monarch Glen Flagstone
Undullah Kagaru Cedar Grove
Wyaralong Allenview Woodhill

Kagaru is a rural locality split between Scenic Rim Region and City of Logan , Queensland, Australia.[1][2]


Kagaru's eastern border is marked by the Sydney–Brisbane rail corridor, the Logan River and Teviot Brook. There is very little development in the area.


In the 1930s, a railway station in the area was named Kagaru, an Aboriginal word for the blue-winged kookaburra. In 1996, the locality was formally bounded and took the name of the railway station.[3]

Formerly in the Shire of Beaudesert, Kagaru became split between Logan City and Scenic Rim Region following the local government amalgamations in March 2008.


  1. ^ "Kagaru - locality in the Scenic Rim Region (entry 45150)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  2. ^ "Kagaru - locality in Logan City (entry 45302)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Kagaru". Suburbs. Logan City Council. Retrieved 6 May 2014.

Coordinates: 27°51′40″S 152°54′39″E / 27.8612°S 152.9109°E / -27.8612; 152.9109