Ninderry, Queensland

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Ninderry
Queensland
Ninderry is located in Queensland
Ninderry
Ninderry
Coordinates26°32′52″S 152°58′05″E / 26.5477°S 152.9680°E / -26.5477; 152.9680Coordinates: 26°32′52″S 152°58′05″E / 26.5477°S 152.9680°E / -26.5477; 152.9680
Population1,087 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density124.9/km2 (323.6/sq mi)
Postcode(s)4561
Area8.7 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10:00)
Location112 km (70 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s)Ninderry
Federal Division(s)Fairfax
Localities around Ninderry:
North Arm North Arm Valdora
Bridges Ninderry Valdora
Yandina Yandina Maroochy River

Ninderry is a rural town and locality in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2][3] In the 2016 census, Ninderry had a population of 1,087 people.[1]

History[edit]

The town takes its name the from Ninderry Range. The name of the range is a corruption of the Kabi language word nyindur / durree, meaning place of scrub leeches.[2]

Community groups[edit]

Maroochy Landcare and Maroochy Mooloola Catchment Coordinating Association are both based in Ninderry. Both are affiliated with Landcare Australia.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Ninderry (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Ninderry - town in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 24260)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 17 November 2019.
  3. ^ "Ninderry - locality in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 48804)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 17 November 2019.
  4. ^ "Maroochydore". Landcare Australia. Archived from the original on 16 March 2018. Retrieved 16 March 2018.

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