Kairabah, Queensland

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Kairabah
Queensland
Kairabah is located in Queensland
Kairabah
Kairabah
Coordinates27°50′12″S 153°08′19″E / 27.8366°S 153.1386°E / -27.8366; 153.1386Coordinates: 27°50′12″S 153°08′19″E / 27.8366°S 153.1386°E / -27.8366; 153.1386
Postcode(s)4207
Area8.6 km2 (3.3 sq mi)
LGA(s)City of Logan
State electorate(s)Logan
Federal Division(s)Wright
Suburbs around Kairabah:
Yarrabilba Yarrabilba Cedar Creek
Tamborine Kairabah Cedar Creek
Yarrabilba Tamborine Tamborine

Kairabah /kɛərəbɑː/ is a locality in the City of Logan, Queensland, Australia.[1]

History[edit]

On 28 November 2014, a portion of Yarrabilba was excised to create a new locality, Kairabah.[2] The name Kairabah was proposed by Lend Lease Group (the property developers) from a suggestion by the Yugambeh Museum. It means "Place of White Cockatoo" and is derived from the Yugambeh language.[1]

Development[edit]

As at 2015, Kairabah is unoccupied. Roads and water infrastructure will be developed, followed by residential development over the following several years.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kairabah (entry 49451)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Yarrabilba (entry 49447)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
  3. ^ McKenzie, Jessica. "Kairabah becomes Logan's 64th suburb". Jimboomba Times. Retrieved 30 March 2016.