Kindon is a rural locality in the Goondiwindi Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Kindon had a population of 19 people.[1]

Geography

The Gore Highway passes through from north-east (Bulli Creek) to south-west (Wyaga).[3]

The southern part of the locality is within the Whetstone State Forest, but otherwise the predominant land use is farming.[3]

History

Kindon State School opened on 29 January 1963.[4]

Education

Kindon State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 14034 Gore Highway (28°04′48″S 150°44′22″E / 28.0801°S 150.7394°E / -28.0801; 150.7394 (Kindon State School)).[5][6] In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 6 students with 2 teachers (1 full-time equivalent) and 4 non-teaching staff (1 full-time equivalent).[7]

There is no secondary school in Kindon. The nearest are in Millmerran (to Year 10 only) and in Goondiwindi.[3]

References

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Kindon (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Kindon - locality in Goondiwindi Region (entry 47814)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 11 June 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 27 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. ^ "State and non-state school details". Queensland Government. 9 July 2018. Archived from the original on 21 November 2018. Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  6. ^ "Kindon State School". Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  7. ^ "ACARA School Profile 2017". Archived from the original on 22 November 2018. Retrieved 22 November 2018.