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Como
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Population 791 (2011 census)
Location 36 km (22 mi) NNW of Noosa Heads
LGA(s) Shire of Noosa
State electorate(s) Noosa
Federal Division(s) Wide Bay
Suburbs around Como:
Toolara Forest Cooloola Noosa North Shore
Coondoo Como Noosa North Shore
Kin Kin Cootharaba Noosa North Shore

Como is a locality of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, located 36 kilometres (22 mi) north of Noosa Heads near the Gympie boundary. It is within the local government area of Shire of Noosa (between 2008 and 2013 it was within Sunshine Coast Region). At the 2011 Australian Census Como and surrounds recorded a population of 791.

Geography

Como is mainly made up of the Great Sandy National Park. The eastern boundary of Como follows the Noosa River and the shoreline of Lake Cootharaba.

Heritage listings

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

  • Elanda Point on Lake Cootharaba: Mill Point Settlement Site
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