Kings Beach, Queensland
Sunshine Coast, Queensland
|Population||2,191 (2006 census)|
|• Density||3,130/km2 (8,100/sq mi)|
|Area||0.7 km2 (0.3 sq mi)|
|Location||2 km (1 mi) E of Caloundra|
|LGA(s)||Sunshine Coast Region|
Kings Beach was named after the King family, the first residents in the area. After living at Moffat Head in James Moffat’s home for a while, they moved to the Kings Beach area in 1893
Kings Beach has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
- 6 Arthur Street and 3 Canberra Terrace: Caloundra Lighthouses
- Ormonde Terrace: Kings Beach Bathing Pavilion
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Kings Beach (Caloundra City) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 11 June 2011.
- Caloundra - Local Beach Guide 19 December 2006
- Dunn, Peter (2006). "Sinking of the hospital ship "Centaur" by Japanese submarine I-177 on 14 May 1943 off the Queensland coast east of Brisbane". Retrieved 21 June 2011.
- "Caloundra Lighthouses (entry 602746)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 14 July 2013.
- "Kings Beach Bathing Pavilion (entry 601513)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 14 July 2013.
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