Goolman, Queensland facts for kids
City of Ipswich, Queensland
Information display at Hardings Paddock Picnic Area, 2015
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The east of Goolman contains the northern foothills of the Teviot Range. The slopes remain vegetated with little development occurring in the area.
The locality name Goolman comes from nearby Mount Goolman, which in turn derives its name from stone axe in the Yuggera language. Goolman was a stop along the Dugandan railway line.
The Flinders - Goolman Conservation Estate covers 1,900 hectares and includes several peaks including Flinders Peak, Mount Goolman, Mount Blain and Mount Cathrine. Hardings Paddocks Picnic Area is located in Goolman. It includes horse riding facilities, walking tracks and a camping area.
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