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Airdmillan
Queensland
Population 109 (2016 census)
 • Density 1.847/km2 (4.78/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4807
Area 59.0 km2 (22.8 sq mi)
LGA(s) Shire of Burdekin
State electorate(s) Burdekin
Federal Division(s) Dawson
Suburbs around Airdmillan:
Alva Alva Coral Sea
Ayr Airdmillan Coral Sea
Ayr Jarvisfield Jarvisfield

Airdmillan is a coastal locality in the Shire of Burdekin, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Airdmillan had a population of 109 people.

History

The name Airdmillan comes from the name of a local sugar plantation. It is a coined word, combining the Gaelic word aird meaning high / lofty and Millan from the name of the plantation owner, Archibald Campbell MacMillan.

The Airdmillan State School opened on 30 January 1912; it closed on 12 December 1986.

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