Lilyvale, Queensland (Toowoomba Region)

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Lilyvale
Queensland
Fields at Lilyvale.jpg
Fields along Kingsthorpe Haden Road, 2014
Lilyvale is located in Queensland
Lilyvale
Lilyvale
Coordinates27°22′S 151°49′E / 27.367°S 151.817°E / -27.367; 151.817Coordinates: 27°22′S 151°49′E / 27.367°S 151.817°E / -27.367; 151.817
Population55 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)4352
LGA(s)Toowoomba Region
State electorate(s)Condamine
Federal Division(s)Groom
Suburbs around Lilyvale:
Gowrie Little Plain Meringandan West Meringandan West
Gowrie Little Plain Lilyvale Meringandan West
Glencoe Glencoe Glencoe

Lilyvale is a locality in the Toowoomba Region local government area on the Darling Downs in southern Queensland, Australia. At the 2016 Australian Census, Lilyvale recorded a population of 55.[1] A prominent hill in the north of the area remains mostly vegetated and reaches elevations above 590 m. A second hill in the southeast rises to around 570 m. The rest of Lilyvale has been cleared for agricultural purposes.

History[edit]

The Downs Co-operative Dairy Association opened a cheese factory at Lilyvale in 1926.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Lilyvale (Toowoomba - Qld) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "The Downs Co-operative Dairy Association Limited Factory (former) (entry 602596)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 15 August 2015.