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Conondale
Queensland
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Conondale General store
Population 766 (2006 census)
Postcode(s) 4552
Location
  • 114 km (71 mi) N of Brisbane
  • 54 km (34 mi) W of Caloundra
  • 20 km (12 mi) W of Maleny
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s) Glass House
Federal Division(s) Fisher

Conondale is a town in the Sunshine Coast, Queensland hinterland region of Queensland, Australia. The town is located in the Sunshine Coast Region local government area and on the banks of the upper Mary River, 114 kilometres (71 mi) north of the state capital, Brisbane. At the 2006 census, Conondale and the surrounding area had a population of 766.

Crystal Waters ecovillage

Conondale is home to the Crystal Waters ecovillage which provides accommodation for 200 residents. It was established formally in 1987 making it one of the first in Australia.

Heritage listings

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

  • Aherns Road: Conondale Timbers Sawmill

History

Conondale Post Office opened by 1949 (a receiving office or Telegraph office had been open from 1904) and closed in 1974.

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