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Byfield is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 301 (2016 census)
 • Density 1.674/km2 (4.34/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4703
Area 179.8 km2 (69.4 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
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 rural locality in the Shire of Livingstone, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Byfield had a population of 301 people (53.3% male, 46.7% female, in 87 family units).


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

Heritage listings

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


Byfield State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 2233 Byfield Road (22°50′28″S 150°38′46″E / 22.8412°S 150.6461°E / -22.8412; 150.6461 (Byfield State School)). In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 33 students with 3 teachers (2 full-time equivalent) and 5 non-teaching staff (2 full-time equivalent).

There is no secondary school in Byfield; the nearest is Yeppoon State High School.

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