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Paddocks along Corcorans Road, 2015
Bryden is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 33 (2016 census)
 • Density 0.418/km2 (1.08/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4312
Area 79.0 km2 (30.5 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s) Somerset Region
State electorate(s) Nanango
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around Bryden:
Crossdale Crossdale
Mount Byron
Mount Byron
Lake Wivenhoe Bryden Dundas
Lake Wivenhoe Lake Wivenhoe Dundas

Bryden is a rural locality in the Somerset Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Bryden had a population of 33 people.


The name Bryden comes from the name of the first settler in the area. The area was originally named Deep Creek.

Heritage listings

Bryden has a number of heritage-listed sites, including Castleholme Homestead along Bryden-Crossdale Road.


Bryden cemetery
Bryden cemetery

There is a Catholic cemetery in Bryden at 27°14′36″S 152°34′13″E / 27.2433°S 152.5703°E / -27.2433; 152.5703 (Bryden Catholic Ceemtery) adjacent to Castleholme Homestead.


There are no school in Bryden. The nearest government primary schools are Fernvale State School in Fernvale to the south and Toogoolawah State School in Toogoolawah to the north-west. The nearest government secondary scahools are Lowood State High School in Lowood to the south and Toogoolawah State High School in Toogoolawah to the north-west.

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