Tinbeerwah, Queensland facts for kids
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Sunshine Coast, Queensland
|Population||1,262 (2011 census)|
|• Density||36.69/km2 (95.0/sq mi)|
|Area||34.4 km2 (13.3 sq mi)|
|Location||15 km (9 mi) W of Noosa Heads|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Noosa|
|Federal Division(s)||Wide Bay|
Tinbeerwah is a semi-rural locality around 14 kilometres west of Noosa, 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 the locality recorded a population of 1,262.
The name is Aboriginal for "place of grasstrees" or "high hill climbing up". Mount Tinbeerwah is located in the north where the Tewantin National Park and Tewantin Forest Reserve have been established.
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