Mingo is a rural locality in the North Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Mingo had a population of 8 people.[1]

Geography

The Burnett River passes through Mingo and forms its south-eastern boundary. The Gayndah Mount Perry Road provides north-south access through the locality.[3]

Part of the Mount Rawdon open cut gold mine is in the northern part Mingo.[3]

History

The Mingo Provisional School opened in 1898 and closed in 1903.[4]

Amenities

There is a caravan and camping ground on the north-east bank of Burnett River off the Gayndah Mount Perry Road.[5]

References

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Mingo (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Mingo - locality in North Burnett Region (entry 45388)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  3. ^ a b "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 19 October 2018.
  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. ^ "Mingo Crossing Caravan and Recreation Park". Tourism and Events Queensland. Archived from the original on 28 August 2017. Retrieved 20 October 2018.