Westgrove is a rural locality in the Maranoa Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Westgrove had a population of 3 people.[1]

History

The locality takes its name from an early pastoral run in the district which appears on the 1870s Gregory's Map of Queensland.[2]

Yellowbank Junction State School No 1984 opened on 29 January 1991 and closed on 14 December 2001.[3] It was probably associated with the development of the Yellowbank Gas Plant.

References

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Westgrove (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Westgrove - locality in Maranoa Region (entry 47468)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  3. ^ Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0