Meridan Plains, Queensland

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Meridan Plains
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Meridan Plains is located in Queensland
Meridan Plains
Meridan Plains
Coordinates26°45′40″S 153°04′52″E / 26.761°S 153.081°E / -26.761; 153.081Coordinates: 26°45′40″S 153°04′52″E / 26.761°S 153.081°E / -26.761; 153.081
Population3,675 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density258.8/km2 (670.3/sq mi)
Area14.2 km2 (5.5 sq mi)
Location8 km (5 mi) WNW of Caloundra
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s)Kawana
Federal Division(s)Fisher
Suburbs around Meridan Plains:
Palmview Sippy Downs Birtinya
Glenview Meridan Plains Currimundi
Glenview Bells Creek Little Mountain

Meridan Plains is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, located partly within the Caloundra urban centre 8 kilometres (5 mi) west-northwest of Caloundra.

Meridan Plains is named after an early property in the area, which was named from Aboriginal words meaning "place of kangaroos or dingoes".[2]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Meridan Plains (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 15 April 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Little Mountain - Caloundra West - Meridan Plains - Bells Creek". 2010. Retrieved 19 July 2010.

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