Verrierdale, Queensland

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Sunshine CoastQueensland
Verrierdale is located in Queensland
Coordinates26°29′18″S 153°01′08″E / 26.4883°S 153.0188°E / -26.4883; 153.0188Coordinates: 26°29′18″S 153°01′08″E / 26.4883°S 153.0188°E / -26.4883; 153.0188
Population775 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density26.18/km2 (67.81/sq mi)
Area29.6 km2 (11.4 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10:00)
Location121 km (75 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s)Ninderry
Federal division(s)Fairfax
Suburbs around Verrierdale:
Eumundi Doonan Doonan
Eumundi Verrierdale Peregian Springs
North Arm Yandina Creek Coolum Beach

Verrierdale is a rural locality in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Verrierdale had a population of 775 people.[1]


Verrierdale is located in the Sunshine Coast hinterland, between Eumundi and the residential estate Peregian Springs.


Verrierdale is thought to have been named after for David George Verrier, an early settler who selected land in the area c. 1908.[2][3]

Verrierdale State School opened on 14 August 1916 and closed on 31 December 1963.[4] It was at 2 Pryor Road (26°29′05″S 152°59′36″E / 26.4847°S 152.9932°E / -26.4847; 152.9932 (Verrierdale State School (former))).[5][6]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Verrierdale (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Verrierdale – locality in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 49689)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 1 December 2019.
  3. ^ "Back to Verrierdale". State Library of Queensland. 14 September 2016. Archived from the original on 22 January 2019. Retrieved 22 January 2019.
  4. ^ Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0
  5. ^ "Queensland Two Mile series sheet 2m76" (Map). Queensland Government. 1943. Retrieved 17 October 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 17 October 2021.

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