Sunshine Coast, Queensland
|Population||225 (2016 census)|
|• Density||27.11/km2 (70.2/sq mi)|
|Area||8.3 km2 (3.2 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|Location||105 km (65 mi) from Brisbane|
|LGA(s)||Sunshine Coast Region|
Parklands is a rural locality in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Parklands had a population of 225 people. Parklands is located adjacent to and north of the larger town of Nambour.
The suburb is bisected by the Bruce Highway. A large section of bushland in eastern Parklands, called the Parklands Conservation Park, has been set aside for recreational use and is very popular for mountainbiking, with a number of defined and marked trails. 15 km of tracks are open to the public during daylight hours. Camping is not permitted in the park.
Nambour Golf Course is located in the south of the Parklands.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Parklands (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018.
- "Parklands - locality in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 48830)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 17 November 2019.
- "Parklands Conservation Park: About Parklands". Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing. 12 January 2012. Retrieved 31 December 2012.
- "Libraries: Mobile timetable". Sunshine Coast Regional Council. Archived from the original on 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.