Little Mountain, Queensland

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Little Mountain
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Little Mountain is located in Queensland
Little Mountain
Little Mountain
Coordinates26°46′52″S 153°05′38″E / 26.781°S 153.094°E / -26.781; 153.094Coordinates: 26°46′52″S 153°05′38″E / 26.781°S 153.094°E / -26.781; 153.094
Population10,212 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density1,160/km2 (3,006/sq mi)
Postcode(s)4551
Area8.8 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Location6 km (4 mi) WNW of Caloundra
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
CountyCanning
ParishBribie
State electorate(s)Caloundra, Kawana
Federal Division(s)Fisher
Suburbs around Little Mountain:
Meridan Plains Meridan Plains Currimundi
Meridan Plains Little Mountain Aroona
Bells Creek Baringa Caloundra West

Little Mountain is a suburb of Caloundra in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2016 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 10,212.[1]

Geography[edit]

Little Mountain is 6 kilometres (4 mi) west of Caloundra CBD.

Amenities[edit]

The Sunshine Coast Regional Council operates a mobile library service which visits Karawatha Drive near the shopping centre.[3]

The Corbould Park racecourse is located in the suburb, as well as the Caloundra Pony Club and Sunshine Coast Clay Target club.[4]

Education[edit]

The Primary campus of Meridan State College opened on 1 January 2006, Junior Secondary in 2008 and the Senior Secondary campus in 2010. [5]The College caters for students from Prep to Year 12.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Little Mountain (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Little Mountain - suburb (entry 48731)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 26 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Libraries: Mobile timetable". Sunshine Coast Regional Council. Archived from the original on 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  4. ^ "Little Mountain - Caloundra West - Meridan Plains - Bells Creek". 2010. Retrieved 19 July 2010.
  5. ^ "Queensland schools opening dates". Retrieved 1 February 2018.
  6. ^ "Meridan State College". Retrieved 1 February 2018.