South Bingera, Queensland facts for kids
|Population||590 (2011 census)|
|Location||16 km (10 mi) from Bundaberg|
South Bingera is a locality in the Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. It is 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) south-west of Bundaberg on the Isis Highway. At the 2011 census, South Bingera had a population of 590 people.
The name Bingera is believed to be derived from the Kabi language word meaning bony bream (a fish).
The Bingera Provisional School opened on 6 March 1893. In 1909 it became Bingera State School. In 1911, it was renamed Bingera South State School. The school closed about 1 December 1965.
The Bingera Railway Station Provisional School opened in 1907, becoming a State School in 1909. It closed in 1963.
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