Nagoorin

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Nagoorin
Queensland
Nagoorin is located in Queensland
Nagoorin
Nagoorin
Coordinates 24°22′S 151°18′E / 24.367°S 151.300°E / -24.367; 151.300Coordinates: 24°22′S 151°18′E / 24.367°S 151.300°E / -24.367; 151.300
Postcode(s) 4680
Location
LGA(s) Gladstone Regional Council
State electorate(s) Gladstone
Federal Division(s) Flynn

Nagoorin is a town in Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia.[1] It is one of four small townships within the locality of Boyne Valley along with Ubobo, Builyan, and Many Peaks.

History[edit]

Nagoorin Post Office opened by 1920 (a receiving office had been open from 1910, originally known as Degalil) and closed by 1982.[2] Nargoorin State School opened on 18 October, 1915. [3]

Heritage listings[edit]

Nagoorin has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nagoorin - town (entry 23768)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 9 December 2015. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 10 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Opening and closing dates of schools in Queensland". Education Queensland. Retrieved 25 January 2017. 
  4. ^ "Norton Goldfield (entry 602491)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 8 July 2013.