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Bohle Plains
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Kalynda Parade, Bohle Plains
Bohle Plains is located in Queensland
Bohle Plains
Bohle Plains
Location in Queensland
Population 3,205 (2016 census)
 • Density 101.42/km2 (262.7/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4817
Area 31.6 km2 (12.2 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s) City of Townsville
State electorate(s)
  • Hinchinbrook
  • Thuringowa
Federal Division(s) Herbert
Suburbs around Bohle Plains:
Jensen Deeragun Shaw
Rangewood Bohle Plains Kirwan
Alice River Gumlow Condon

Bohle Plains is a locality in Townsville in the City of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census Bohle Plains had a population of 3,205 people.


The name Bohle Plains comes from the nearby Bohle River, which in turn takes its name from Henry Mackinnon Bohle, who brought cattle to the area in 1863.


There are no schools in Bohle Plains. The nearest government primary schools are The Willows State School in neighbouring Kirwan to the east and Bohlevale State School in neighbouring Derragun to the north. The nearest government secondary schools are Thuringowa State High School in neighbouring Condon to the south-east, Kirwan State High School in Kirwan, and Northern Beaches State High School in Derragun.

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