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Township of Eton, circa 1880
Eton is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 679 (2016 census locality)
 • Density 6.957/km2 (18.02/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4741
Area 97.6 km2 (37.7 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s) Mackay Region
State electorate(s) Mirani
Federal Division(s) Capricornia
Localities around Eton:
Brightly North Eton Victoria Plains
Pinevale Eton Homebush
Hazledean Blue Mountain Oakenden

Eton is a rural town and locality in the Mackay Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census the locality of Eton had a population of 679 people.


Eton State School opened on 20 August 1883 and is a primary (P-6) school for boys and girls operated by the Queensland Government at 10 Prospect Street. In 2016, the school had an enrolment of 50 with 3 teachers and 7 non-teaching staff (3 full-time equivalent). The school celebrated its centenary in 1983.

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