Ringtail Creek, Queensland

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Ringtail Creek
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Population 180 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4565
Location 25 km (16 mi) NW of Noosa Heads
LGA(s) Shire of Noosa
State electorate(s) Gympie
Federal Division(s) Wide Bay
Suburbs around Ringtail Creek:
Cootharaba Cootharaba Noosa North Shore
Pomona Ringtail Creek Cooroibah
Pomona Lake MacDonald Cooroibah

Coordinates: 26°20′24″S 152°57′04″E / 26.34°S 152.951°E / -26.34; 152.951

Ringtail Creek is a locality in the northern Sunshine Coast hinterland about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northwest of Noosa Heads in Queensland, Australia.[2] It is within the local government area of Shire of Noosa (between 2008 and 2013 it was within Sunshine Coast Region). At the 2011 Australian Census Ringtail Creek recorded a population of 180.[1]

Geography[edit]

The north eastern boundary follows the Noosa River where it leaves Lake Cootharaba. A small section in the west belongs to the Mary River catchment area. A large portion of the locality is protected within the Ringtail Forest Reserve.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Ringtail Creek (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Ringtail Creek (entry 48856)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 17 September 2015.