Wetheron, Queensland

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Wetheron
Queensland
Wetheron is located in Queensland
Wetheron
Wetheron
Coordinates 25°32′44″S 151°43′06″E / 25.54556°S 151.71833°E / -25.54556; 151.71833Coordinates: 25°32′44″S 151°43′06″E / 25.54556°S 151.71833°E / -25.54556; 151.71833
LGA(s) North Burnett Region

Wetheron is a town and locality in the North Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

The Mungar Junction to Monto Branch Railway passes through Wetheron.[3] The town was served by the Wetheron railway station (25°32′40″S 151°43′04″E / 25.54444°S 151.71778°E / -25.54444; 151.71778 (Wetheron railway station))[4]

History[edit]

Wetheron State School opened on 24 January 1916. It closed on 31 December 1963.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wetheron - town (entry 37158)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Wetheron - locality (entry 45424)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Wetheron railway station (entry 37160)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Opening and closing dates of Queensland Schools". Queensland Government. Retrieved 19 August 2016.