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Eagle Heights
Queensland
Tamborine Mountain Town (A) Dec 2013.jpg
Population 2,702 (2006 census)
Established 1875
Postcode(s) 4271
LGA(s) Scenic Rim Region
State electorate(s) Beaudesert
Federal Division(s) Wright

Eagle Heights is a town (and former suburb) on Tamborine Mountain in South East Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 census, Eagle Heights had a population of 2,702.

History

The town is home to the Gold Coast hinterland's oldest remaining church. The St Andrew's Wesleyan Church on Long Road was built in 1880.

Eagle Heights Post Office opened on 1 July 1927 (a receiving office had been open from 1926).

Formerly a suburb in its own right, in 1997, Eagle Heights was merged with other former suburbs North Tamborine and Mount Tamborine to create the larger locality of Tamborine Mountain.

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