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Ringtail Creek
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Population 180 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4565
Location 25 km (16 mi) NW of Noosa Heads
LGA(s) Shire of Noosa
State electorate(s) Gympie
Federal Division(s) Wide Bay
Suburbs around Ringtail Creek:
Cootharaba Cootharaba Noosa North Shore
Pomona Ringtail Creek Cooroibah
Pomona Lake MacDonald Cooroibah

Coordinates: 26°20′24″S 152°57′04″E / 26.34°S 152.951°E / -26.34; 152.951

Ringtail Creek is a locality in the northern Sunshine Coast hinterland about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northwest of Noosa Heads in Queensland, Australia. It is within the local government area of Shire of Noosa (between 2008 and 2013 it was within Sunshine Coast Region). At the 2011 Australian Census Ringtail Creek recorded a population of 180.


The north eastern boundary follows the Noosa River where it leaves Lake Cootharaba. A small section in the west belongs to the Mary River catchment area. A large portion of the locality is protected within the Ringtail Forest Reserve.

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