Marcus Beach, Queensland
|Population||757 (2016 census)|
|• Density||505/km2 (1,310/sq mi)|
|Area||1.5 km2 (0.6 sq mi)|
|Location||10 km (6 mi) S of Noosa Heads|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Noosa|
|Federal Division(s)||Wide Bay|
Marcus Beach is a suburb in Noosa, Queensland, Australia, located 10 kilometres (6 mi) south of Noosa Heads. It is within the local government area of Shire of Noosa (between 2008 and 2013 it was within Sunshine Coast Region).
Some sources claim Marcus Beach was named after the property developer, Marcus Burke. However, it is claimed by locals of the area that Marcus Beach was actually named after Henry Marcus (the great grandfather of Australian-based architect Sophia Marcus).
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Marcus Beach (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 18 April 2018.
- "Marcus Beach - suburb in Shire of Noosa (entry 48745)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 3 July 2017.
- South East Queensland - Place Names 19 December 2006
- Sharpe, Peter R. (Peter Robert) (2009), Up rose an emu : the development of Noosa's Peregian Beach, Marcus Beach, Sunrise Beach : a book of recollections, Peter Sharpe, ISBN 978-0-646-50831-3
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