Gold Coast, Queensland
Paddocks along Bruckner Road, 2014
|Population||445 (2011 census)|
|LGA(s)||City of Gold Coast|
Stapylton is a locality in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Its western border is marked by the Albert River and the Pacific Motorway. It had a population of 445 at the 2011 census.
The area was named after surveyor Granville William Chetwynd Stapylton (1800–1840), who was killed by Aborigines on 31 May 1840, near Mount Lindesay. Stapylton was once part of the Shire of Albert until its amalgamation in 1995.
The suburb contains the Mount Stapylton Weather station, several quarries and the Stapylton Landfill and Recycling Centre. The radar tower is 30 m tall and was completed in 2006.
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- "Stapylton (entry 46100)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 February 2014.
- "Green waste to energy sales". Reed Business Information. 26 March 2004. Archived from the original on 14 November 2010. Retrieved 18 February 2014.
- Damien Larkins (15 November 2013). "Weather radar towers over south-east Queensland". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 15 April 2014.
- "History". Yatala Drive-In Theatre. Retrieved 15 April 2014.
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