Kunda Park is an industrial suburb of Buderim in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Kunda Park had a population of 27 people.[1]

Geography

The northern boundary of Kunda Park follows Eudlo Creek, a tributary of the South Maroochy River. In the northwest Eudlo Creek Conservation Park preserves a large section of uncleared land along Eudlo Creek. There is a small area of grazing land near the conservation park. Apart from that, the suburb is industrial.[3]

History

The area was formerly known locally as Crete. The township of Kunda Park was named by the Queensland Place Names Board on 1 May 1975. The name Kunda is believed to be the Kabi language word gunda or konda, meaning cabbage tree palm.[2]

In the 2016 census, Kunda Park had a population of 27 people.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Kunda Park (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Kunda Park - suburb in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 48712)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 27 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 30 March 2020.