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Borallon
Queensland
Paddocks Borallon 2.jpg
Paddocks along Hills Road, 2014
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Population 81 (2016 census)
 • Density 5.87/km2 (15.2/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4306
Area 13.8 km2 (5.3 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s) Somerset Region
State electorate(s) Lockyer
Federal Division(s) Dickson
Suburbs around Borallon:
Fernvale Fernvale Lake Manchester
Fairney View Borallon Pine Mountain
Wanora Pine Mountain Pine Mountain

Borallon is a rural locality in the Somerset Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Borallon had a population of 81 people.

It is known for the Borallon Correctional Centre (a prison facility) located there.

History

Brisbane River Borallon
Brisbane River at Hills Crossing Reserve, 2014

Borallon Post Office opened on 1 July 1927 (a receiving office had been open from 1922) and closed in 1974.

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