Mooroobool, Queensland facts for kids

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Mooroobool
Queensland
Population: 6618
Postcode: 4870
Region: Cairns Region

Mooroobool is a suburb of the Cairns Region, Queensland, Australia. It is located 5.4 kilometres (3.4 mi) west of the central business district of Cairns. At the 2006 census, Mooroobool had a population of 6,618.

Geography

Mooroobool has a mixture of residential dwellings which are mainly houses and commercial properties. Mooroobool has a Campbell’s Super IGA, a police beat and a Westpac bank. Nearby suburbs are Earlville, Kanimbla and Brinsmead.

History

Kingsford Street is named after Richard Ash Kingsford, who was mayor of Cairns from 1885-1886 and in 1889.


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