Kalkie, Queensland

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Kalkie State School (1994).jpg
Kalkie State School (1994)
Kalkie is located in Queensland
Coordinates Coordinates: 24°50′44″S 152°23′09″E / 24.84556°S 152.38583°E / -24.84556; 152.38583
Population 2,410 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4670
LGA(s) Bundaberg Region
State electorate(s) Bundaberg
Federal Division(s) Hinkler
Suburbs around Kalkie:
Gooburrum Rubyanna Rubyanna
Bundaberg North Kalkie Rubyanna
Bundaberg East Ashfield Windermere

Kalkie is a suburb of Bundaberg in the Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2011 census, Kalkie had a population of 2,410 people.[1]

Heritage listings[edit]

Kalkie has a number of heritage-listed properties, including:

Other Icons[edit]

Kalkie inspired the iconic Australian song, Sounds of Then (This is Australia), by Gang Gajang.[4]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Kalkie". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 November 2015.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Kalkie (entry 44732)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 14 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "Kalkie State School (entry 600971)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  4. ^ Ongley, Christina (22 October 2014). "Bundy-inspired song evokes the Sounds of Then". Bundaberg NewsMail. Archived from the original on 10 July 2015. Retrieved 7 May 2018. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Kalkie, Queensland at Wikimedia Commons