Baffle West is a rural locality in the Maranoa Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Baffle West had a population of 10 people.[1]

Geography

Baffle Creek flows from the north-west of the locality (Westgrove) to the north-east of the locality (Beilba) where it becomes a tributary of the Dawson River.[3][4]

The Carnarvon Highway traverses the locality from north (Upper Dawson) to east (Beilba) and forms the locality's south-eastern boundary.[4]

The Doonkuna State Forest occupies 8,894 hectares (21,980 acres) in the south of the locality.[4]

References

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Baffle West (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Baffle West - locality in Maranoa Region (entry 47407)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 6 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Baffle Creek - watercourse in Maranoa Region (entry 1220)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 6 May 2019.
  4. ^ a b c "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 6 May 2019.