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Atherton Shire Council

Category: Organisation
Date To: 15 March 2008
Sub Category:Local Government
Location:Far North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
Summary Information:
Atherton Shire Council was the local government for Atherton Shire, located 90 kilometres south-west of Cairns. As at 30 June 2007, the area had an Estimated Resident Population of 11,936 (ABS 2008).

On 15 March 2008, Atherton Shire was amalgamated with three other councils to form the Tablelands Regional Council.

Related Entries

  • Bar Barrum Small Mining Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Organisation
  • Tablelands Regional Council - Later known as

  • References

    General Reference
    Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) (31 March 2008) 3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2006-07
    Atherton Shire Council Online Welcome to the Atherton Tablelands
    Tablelands Regional Council (2008) Website: Home


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