Thorndale, Queensland

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Thorndale is located in Queensland
Coordinates28°42′09″S 151°51′32″E / 28.7025°S 151.8589°E / -28.7025; 151.8589Coordinates: 28°42′09″S 151°51′32″E / 28.7025°S 151.8589°E / -28.7025; 151.8589
Area15.6 km2 (6.0 sq mi)
LGA(s)Southern Downs Region
State electorate(s)Southern Downs
Federal Division(s)Maranoa
Suburbs around Thorndale:
Greenlands Broadwater Broadwater
Nundubbermere Thorndale Severnlea
Glen Aplin Glen Aplin Glen Aplin

Thorndale is a locality in the Southern Downs Region, Queensland, Australia.[1]


Thorndale State School opened in 1915 and closed on 1924, after which it was moved to Spring Creek, Stanthorpe and renamed Greenlands State School.[2]

A second Thorndale State School opened on 18 February 1946 and closed on 31 December 1964.[2]


  1. ^ "Thorndale - locality in Southern Downs Region (entry 45993)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 31 December 2017.
  2. ^ a b Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0