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Moreton Bay, Queensland
Population 507 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4520
Location 28 km (17 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Ferny Grove
Federal Division(s) Dickson
Suburbs around Closeburn:
Mount Samson Clear Mountain Clear Mountain
Cedar Creek Closeburn Yugar
Cedar Creek Samford Yugar

Closeburn is a locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. It is part of the wider Samford valley. It is roughly 28 kilometres (17 mi) north-west of Brisbane.

Closeburn is a blend of acreage properties and small farms. Access to Closeburn from Brisbane is along Samford Road and Mount Samson Road.


In the 2011 census, Closeburn recorded a population of 507 people, 49.5% female and 50.5% male.

The median age of the Closeburn population was 37 years, the same as the national median.

80.7% of people living in Closeburn were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 7.9%, New Zealand 2%, South Africa 1.2%, Finland 1%, Croatia 1%.

95.5% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.2% Afrikaans, 0.8% Finnish, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.6% Italian.


Closeburn contains:

  • a Telstra exchange; as such households in the area are able to obtain ADSL or ADSL2+ access,
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