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Mysterton
TownsvilleQueensland
Population 834 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4812
LGA(s) City of Townsville
State electorate(s)
  • Townsville
  • Mundingburra
Federal Division(s) Herbert
Suburbs around Mysterton:
Pimlico Hyde Park Hermit Park
Pimlico Mysterton Hermit Park
Pimlico Mundingburra Hermit Park

Mysterton is a suburb of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. In the 2011 census, Mysterton had a population of 834 people. It is one of the smallest suburbs in Townsville.

Geography

Mysterton is predominantly residential, and is situated between the suburbs of Hermit Park, Mundingburra, Pimlico and Hyde Park.

History

Mysterton was named after the residence of Arminius Danner which during the 1880s was situated in the St Johns Wood Estate subdivision. During another subdivision in the 1920s, it was known as Mysterton Estate.

Heritage listings

Mysterton has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

  • 21 Lawson Street: Rosebank, home of Townsville pioneer, Andrew Ball
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