Warra, Queensland

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Warra Memorial Hall
Warra is located in Queensland
Coordinates 26°55′S 150°57′E / 26.917°S 150.950°E / -26.917; 150.950Coordinates: 26°55′S 150°57′E / 26.917°S 150.950°E / -26.917; 150.950
Population 84 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4411
LGA(s) Western Downs Region
State electorate(s) Darling Downs
Federal Division(s) Maranoa

Warra is a town and locality in the Western Downs Region, Queensland, Australia.[2][3] At the 2006 census, Warra had a population of 84.[1]


Warra is on the Darling Downs, a farming area in Queensland. It is on the Warrego Highway, 256 kilometres (159 mi) north west of the state capital, Brisbane.


Warra War Memorial, 2008

The Warra Honour Board was unveiled on 14 May 1917 by Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly in Dalby, William Vowles.[4]


The name Warra has been used as a name for a crater on the planet Mars, without specifically commemorating the town.[5]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Warra (Wambo Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2009-03-31. 
  2. ^ "Warra - town (entry 36561)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 27 June 2017. 
  3. ^ "Warra - locality (entry 47755)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 27 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Warra War Memorial". Monument Australia. Retrieved 3 April 2014. 
  5. ^ Categories for Naming Features on Planets and Satellites, Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature, USGS Astrogeology Science Center, NASA

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