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Byfield
Queensland
Waterpark-creek.jpg
Waterpark Creek, Byfield
Population 261 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4703
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Livingstone
State electorate(s) Keppel
Federal Division(s) Capricornia
Localities around Byfield:
Shoalwater Weerriba Weerriba
Canal Creek Byfield Stockyard
Maryvale Maryvale Woodbury

Byfield is a locality in Central Queensland, Australia. Byfield is located in the midst of the Byfield National Park, 717 kilometres (446 mi) north west of the state capital Brisbane and 78 kilometres (48 mi) north of the regional centre of Rockhampton. It is within the local government area of Shire of Livingstone (between 2008 and 2013, it was within the Rockhampton Region). In the 2011 census, Byfield had a population of 261 people.

History

At the 2006 census, Byfield had a population of 275.

Heritage listings

Byfield has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

  • 2312 Byfield Road: Raspberry Creek Homestead
  • between Byfield Road and Richters Road: Old Byfield Road
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