Shire of Emerald
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Location within Queensland
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The Shire of Emerald is a former local government area in the Central Highlands region of Queensland, Australia. On 15 March 2008 the shires of Duaringa, Emerald, Bauhinia and Peak Downs were amalgamated to form the Central Highlands Region. Its administrative centre is based around Emerald.
On 31 March 1903, Emerald Division became the Shire of Emerald.
Towns and localities
The Shire of Emerald included the following settlements:
- 1927: W. H. Harris 
- "Agency ID11030, Central Highlands Regional Council". Queensland State Archives. Retrieved 8 September 2013.
- Pugh, Theophilus Parsons (1927). Pugh's Almanac for 1927. Retrieved 13 June 2014.
- Queensland Department of Local Government and Planning - Shire Directory
- University of Queensland: Queensland Places: Emerald Shire