Millchester, Queensland facts for kids
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Charters Towers, Queensland
|Population||543 (2016 census suburb)|
|• Density||108.6/km2 (281/sq mi)|
|Area||5.0 km2 (1.9 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|LGA(s)||Charters Towers Region|
Millchester has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
- MacDonald Street: Venus State Battery
- Charters Towers mine shafts
- Stone kerbing, channels and footbridges of Charters Towers
Millchester State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at on the corner of Bluff and Phillipson Roads (). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 162 students with 15 teachers (12 full-time equivalent) and 11 non-teaching staff (8 full-time equivalent).
Charters Towers School of Distance Education is a government primary and secondary (Early Childhood-12) distance education school for boys and girls in outback locations without access to conventional schools. The teachers are at 15-23 Brisk Street ( ) in Millbank. In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 2,137 students with 70 teachers (69 full-time equivalent) and 20 non-teaching staff (18 full-time equivalent). It includes a special education program (Prep-12).
There is no conventional secondary school in Millchester. The nearest conventional secondary school is Charters Towers State High School in Charters Towers City to the north-west.
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