Boynewood is a locality in the North Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Boynewood had a population of 172 people.[1]

Geography

The locality is bounded to the north by the Burnett River and to the west and south by its tributary the Boyne River.[3]

The Mundubbera Durong Road (State Route 75) passes through the locality from the north-east (Mundubbera) to the south-west (Derri Derra).[3]

The principal land use is crop farming and orchards.[3]

History

Boynewood State School opened on 2 February 1915.[4]

All Saints' Anglican church opened circa 1920. It closed circa 1989.[5]

Education

Boynewood State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 1138 Durong Road (25°39′18″S 151°15′17″E / 25.6549°S 151.2548°E / -25.6549; 151.2548 (Boynewood State School)).[6][7] In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 29 students with 3 teachers (2 full-time equivalent) and 5 non-teaching staff (2 full-time equivalent).[8]

References

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Boynewood (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Boynewood - locality in North Burnett Region (entry 47365)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 11 June 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 23 July 2019.
  4. ^ Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0
  5. ^ Anglican Church of Southern Queensland. "Closed Churches". Archived from the original on 3 April 2019. Retrieved 3 July 2020.
  6. ^ "State and non-state school details". Queensland Government. 9 July 2018. Archived from the original on 21 November 2018. Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  7. ^ "Boynewood State School". Archived from the original on 4 November 2013. Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  8. ^ "ACARA School Profile 2017". Archived from the original on 22 November 2018. Retrieved 22 November 2018.