Yenda is a rural locality in the North Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Yenda had a population of 23 people.[1]

Geography

The Burnett River forms the south-western boundary of the locality.[3]

History

The locality takes its name from a pastoral run taken up by Robert Wilkin. It is believed to be an Aboriginal word meaning swamp.[2]

Education

There are no schools in Yenda. The nearest primary schools are in Mount Perry, Binjour and Gayndah.[3] The nearest secondary school is in Gayndah.[3]

References

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Yenda (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Yenda - locality in North Burnett Region (entry 45430)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 2 August 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 31 July 2019.