Kybong, Queensland

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Kybong
Queensland
Population 370 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4570
Location 11 km (7 mi) SSE of Gympie
LGA(s) Gympie Region
State electorate(s) Gympie
Federal Division(s) Wide Bay

Kybong is a rural locality in Gympie Region, Queensland, Australia.[2]

Geography[edit]

Kybong is 11 kilometres (7 mi) south-east of Gympie's central business district along the Bruce Highway.

The locality is home to a large truck stop on the Bruce Highway and Gympie Airport.[3] The truck stop is home to Matilda, the mascot of the 1982 Commonwealth Games.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Kybong (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-03-19. 
  2. ^ "Kybong - locality (entry 46350)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 21 June 2017. 
  3. ^ "Bypass threatens fuel prices, jobs". Gympie Times. 2007-03-27. Retrieved 2008-03-24. 

Coordinates: 26°17′17″S 152°42′40″E / 26.288°S 152.711°E / -26.288; 152.711