Mount Carbine, Queensland

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Mount Carbine
View from the service station on the eastern side of the Mulligan Highway across to the Mount Carbine hotel on the western side.
Mount Carbine is located in Queensland
Mount Carbine
Mount Carbine
Coordinates16°31′39″S 145°08′03″E / 16.5276°S 145.1341°E / -16.5276; 145.1341Coordinates: 16°31′39″S 145°08′03″E / 16.5276°S 145.1341°E / -16.5276; 145.1341
Population101 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density0.1013/km2 (0.2623/sq mi)
Area997.2 km2 (385.0 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s)Shire of Mareeba
State electorate(s)Cook
Federal Division(s)Leichhardt
Localities around Mount Carbine:
Lakeland Spurgeon Dedin
Mount Carbine Syndicate
Mount Mulligan Southedge Julatten
Mount Molloy

Mount Carbine is a rural town and locality in the Shire of Mareeba, Queensland, Australia.[2][3] In the 2016 census, Mount Carbine had a population of 101 people.[1]


Mount Carbine Post Office opened by September 1907 (a receiving office had been open from 1906) and closed in 1970.[4]

In the 2006 census, Mount Carbine had a population of 91.[5]

Between 2008 and 2013, Mount Carbine was within the Tablelands Region.


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Mount Carbine (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Mount Carbine - town in Shire of Mareeba (entry 22985)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  3. ^ "Mount Carbine - locality in Shire of Mareeba (entry 48779)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  4. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
  5. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Mount Carbine (Mareeba Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 13 June 2011.