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Cedar Grove
Logan CityQueensland

Teviot Range from Cedar Grove, 2016
Population: 2,020
Postcode: 4285
Location: 44 km (27 mi) south of Brisbane GPO
LGA: Logan City
State District: Beaudesert
Federal Division: Division of Wright
Suburbs around Cedar Grove:
Jimboomba Jimboomba Jimboomba
Kagaru Cedar Grove Cedar Vale
Allenview Woodhill Woodhill

Cedar Grove is a locality in the Logan City, Queensland, Australia. In the 2011 census, Cedar Grove had a population of 2,020. The western and part of the northern boundary of Cedar Grove follows the Logan River. Also on the northern boundary is the Cedar Grove Weir which began operations in 2008.

History

Beaudesert railway line at Cedar Grove, Queensland
Disused Beaudesert railway line, 2016

When the railway line to Beaudesert was built in 1888, the station in the area was called Cedar Pocket. Cedar Grove State School opened in 1923 and closed in 1965. Formerly in the Shire of Beaudesert, Cedar Grove became part of Logan City following the local government amalgamations in March 2008.

Coordinates: 27°51′36″S 152°58′27″E / 27.86°S 152.97417°E / -27.86; 152.97417


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