Marcus Beach, Queensland
|Population||753 (2006 census)|
|• Density||502/km2 (1,300/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 (25 October 2007). "Marcus Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 March 2008.
- "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
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