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Paddocks along Beaudesert Boonah Road at Bromelton, Queensland.jpg
Paddocks, 2016
Bromelton is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 155 (2016 census)
 • Density 1.363/km2 (3.53/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4285
Area 113.7 km2 (43.9 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s) Scenic Rim Region
State electorate(s) Scenic Rim
Federal Division(s) Wright
Localities around Bromelton:
Wyaralong Allenview Gleneagle
Coulson Bromelton Beaudesert
Allandale Kooralbyn Josephville

Bromelton is a rural locality in the Scenic Rim Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Bromelton had a population of 155 people.


StateLibQld 1 99928 Moloney family outside their home at Bromelton, ca. 1897
Moloney family, ~1897

Bromelton Post Office opened on 1 July 1927 (a receiving office had been open by 1883) and closed in 1938.


The town has a crossing loop on the Sydney to Brisbane standard gauge line. Bromelton station was served by a northbound XPT service to Roma Street and a southbound service to Sydney until it closed in 1994.


The town has a crossing loop on the Sydney to Brisbane standard gauge line.

SCT Logistics operates a rail-road transport hub at 2603 Beaudesert Boonah Road (27°57′51″S 152°55′19″E / 27.9642°S 152.9219°E / -27.9642; 152.9219 (SCT Transport Hub)).

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has also purchased land in Bromleton.

Notable people

  • Thomas de Montmorency Murray-Prior, born in Bromelton, Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
  • Rosa Campbell Praed, born in Bromelton, Australian novelist
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