Mount Archer, Queensland (Rockhampton Region)

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Mount Archer
Mount Archer is located in Queensland
Mount Archer
Mount Archer
Highest point
Elevation 604 m (1,982 ft)
Coordinates 23°20′00″S 150°34′58″E / 23.3333°S 150.5828°E / -23.3333; 150.5828Coordinates: 23°20′00″S 150°34′58″E / 23.3333°S 150.5828°E / -23.3333; 150.5828
Geography
Location Queensland, Australia
Parent range Berserker Range
Climbing
Easiest route Road

Mount Archer is a mountain and suburb of Rockhampton in the Rockhampton Region of Central Queensland, Australia.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

The mountain is 604 metres (1,982 ft) high, and forms part of the Berserker Range. The Mount Archer National Park surrounds the mountain. Mount Archer is located within the boundaries of the city of Rockhampton. The summit is accessible by a sealed road, Pilbeam Drive, which leads to the upmarket small suburb of Mount Archer, located just below the summit. Lookouts and picnic areas are located on the summit of the mountain, as well as a number of communications towers.

History[edit]

Mount Archer State School opened on 25 January 1981.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mount Archer (entry 767)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 8 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Mount Archer (entry 48778)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 8 August 2015.
  3. ^ "Opening and closing dates of schools in Queensland". Education Queensland. Retrieved 25 January 2017.