Mount Isa, Queensland
Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
|Elevation:||356 m (1,168 ft)|
|Time zone:||AEST (UTC+10)|
|LGA:||City of Mount Isa|
Mount Isa is a city in the north west region of Queensland, Australia. In June 2006 there 18,857 people living in the city. and 31,000 in the region. Mount Isa began in the 1920s as a mining town. Mount Isa Mines (MIM) is one of the most productive mines in the world, producing lead, silver, copper, and zinc.
References[change | change source]
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Mount Isa (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. http://www.censusdata.abs.gov.au/ABSNavigation/prenav/LocationSearch?collection=Census&period=2006&areacode=UCL341400&producttype=QuickStats&breadcrumb=PL&action=401. Retrieved 21 January 2012.
- ABS Census 2006 QLD North West Statistical Division
- "Mount Isa". australianexplorer.com. 2012. http://www.australianexplorer.com/mt_isa.htm. Retrieved 14 June 2012.