Kapaldo is a town and a locality in the North Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia.[1][2]

History

The town derives its name from the railway station name, assigned by the Queensland Railways Department on 19 June 1925, based on an Aboriginal word meaning scrubby ground.[1]

Anyarro Provisional School opened in February 1928 and closed on September 1929 due to low student numbers.[3]

Kapaldo State School opened on 1 October 1929 and closed on 1947.[3]

References

  1. ^ a b "Kapaldo - town in North Burnett Region (entry 17716)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Kapaldo - locality in North Burnett Region (entry 45378)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  3. ^ a b Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0