Mountain Creek, Queensland

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Mountain Creek
Mountain Creek is located in Queensland
Mountain Creek
Mountain Creek
Coordinates26°41′56″S 153°06′04″E / 26.699°S 153.101°E / -26.699; 153.101Coordinates: 26°41′56″S 153°06′04″E / 26.699°S 153.101°E / -26.699; 153.101
Population11,254 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density1,705/km2 (4,420/sq mi)
Area6.6 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Location8 km (5 mi) S of Maroochydore
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s)Buderim
Federal division(s)Fairfax
Suburbs around Mountain Creek:
Buderim Mooloolaba Mooloolaba
Buderim Mountain Creek Minyama
Sippy Downs Sippy Downs Parrearra

Mountain Creek is a suburb of Buderim in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] It contains Mountain Creek State High School.


Mountain Creek was named after the creek of the same name that drains the southern slopes of Buderim. It is tidal for a short distance and flows into the Mooloolah River above the Cod Hole and the Traffic Bridge on the Nicklin Way.[3]



The Sunshine Coast Regional Council operates a mobile library service which visits Glenfields Boulevard near the park and Karawatha Drive near the shopping centre.[4]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Mountain Creek (Qld) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 18 April 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Mountain Creek – suburb (entry 48791)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Place Name Origins - Maroochy Shire Council". Maroochy Shire. 2006. Archived from the original on 10 December 2006.
  4. ^ "Libraries: Mobile timetable". Sunshine Coast Regional Council. Archived from the original on 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.

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