The park on the main street of Murgon
|Population||2,092 (2011 census)|
|LGA(s)||South Burnett Region|
|Federal Division(s)||Wide Bay|
Murgon is a town in Queensland, Australia. It is about 270 km (168 mi) northwest of Brisbane. It is a farming area with beef cattle, dairy farms and vineyards. The town is named after an Aboriginal word for "water lily". In 2011 there were 2,496 people living in Murgon.
References[change | change source]
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Murgon (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
- "Murgon". about-australia.com. 2013 [last update]. Retrieved 20 January 2013. Check date values in:
- Reed, A. W. (1973). Place names of Australia. French's Forest: Reed Books Pty.Ltd. p. 158. ISBN 0730100510.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Murgon". 2011 Census QuickStats.