Tieri

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Tieri
Queensland
Tieri is located in Queensland
Tieri
Tieri
Location in Queensland
Coordinates 23°2′S 148°21′E / 23.033°S 148.350°E / -23.033; 148.350Coordinates: 23°2′S 148°21′E / 23.033°S 148.350°E / -23.033; 148.350
Population 1,679 (2006 census)[1]
Established 1983
Postcode(s) 4709
Location
LGA(s) Central Highlands Regional Council
State electorate(s) Gregory
Federal Division(s) Capricornia

Tieri /tiˈɛəri/ is a town in Central Queensland, Australia, located in the Central Highlands. Established in 1983, the town like nearby Middlemount and Dysart, is a service centre for local coal mines. At the 2011 census, Tieri had a population of 2012.[1]

Tieri is a small mining town situated in Central Queensland. Tieri has a whole range of shops (for a mining town) including FoodWorks, Newsagency, Hairdresser, Cafe, Electrical shop, Bakery, Post Office, Bank, Chemist and more. The German Creek (towards Middlemount, Oaky Creek Coal No.1 & North and Gregory Crinum mines (Emerald) are close to Tieri.

Tieri has great bush trails for mountain, quad and dirt bikes. The nearest purpose built motorcross track is in Middlemount approximately 40 klms away.

Current Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak hails from Tieri.

Heritage listings[edit]

Tieri has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Tieri (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2009-07-25. 
  2. ^ "Tieri War Memorial (entry 17003)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-07. 

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