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Mirriwinni is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 447 (2016 census)
 • Density 9.067/km2 (23.48/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4871
Area 49.3 km2 (19.0 sq mi)
LGA(s) Cairns Region
State electorate(s) Hill
Federal Division(s) Kennedy
Localities around Mirriwinni:
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Mirriwinni is a town and a locality in the Cairns Region, Queensland, Australia. The spelling Miriwinni has also been used historically, but Mirriwinni is the official spelling from 8 October 2010. In the 2016 census, Mirriwinni had a population of 447 people.


Miriwinni Post Office opened on 1 July 1925 (a receiving office had been open from 1915).


Mirriwinni State School is a co-educational government primary school (P-6) at 3 Whitman Street. In 2016, the school had an enrolment of 58 children with 3 teachers (3 full-time equivalent) and 6 non-teaching staff (4 full-time equivalent).

Notable residents

  • Brad Beven, triathlete

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