Tuan, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsTuan
|Population||153 (2016 census)|
|• Density||69.5/km2 (180/sq mi)|
|Area||2.2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|LGA(s)||Fraser Coast Region|
|Federal Division(s)||Wide Bay|
Big Tuan Creek forms the southern boundary of the locality while Little Tuan Creek bounds the locality to the north. The shore of the Great Sandy Strait bounds the locality to the east. The town is situated on the eastern shore.
The town name takes its name for an Aboriginal word from a Sydney dialect meaning brush tailed phascogale.
There are no schools in Tuan. The nearest primary schools are in Maryborough and its suburbs. The nearest secondary school is in Maryborough.
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