Cannindah is a locality in the North Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia.[1]


The locality's name is taken from the name of a pastoral run held in 1853 by Hugh Mackay which is shown on an 1872 map of Southern Queensland and again on an 1878 map of the district.[1]

Mount Cannindah State School opened on 1918 and closed on circa 1920.[2]

Cannindah State Schoolopened on 9 November 1932 and closed in 1958.[2]

New Cannindah Provisional School opened in 1926 but closed circa 1933. It reopened circa 1949 but closed 1958.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Cannindah - locality in North Burnett Region (entry 45328)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  2. ^ a b c Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0