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Brisk Island is an island in the Great Palm Island group. The nearest island is Great Palm Island, after which the group is named. The Aboriginal name for Brisk Island is Culgarool Island.[1]

Brisk Island
Native name:
Culgarool
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Brisk Island and surrounds
Geography
LocationNorthern Australia
Coordinates18°47′02″S 146°32′31″E / 18.784°S 146.542°E / -18.784; 146.542Coordinates: 18°47′02″S 146°32′31″E / 18.784°S 146.542°E / -18.784; 146.542
ArchipelagoGreat Palm Island group
Area0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi)
Administration
StateQueensland
LGAPalm Island Aboriginal Shire Council

The island is situated in Steamer Passage, Halifax Bay approximately 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) southwest of Palm Island in Queensland, Australia. It is around 51 hectares or 0.51 square km in size.[2]

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  1. ^ "Indigenous Land Use Agreement: QI2003/052 Coolagree Sponge Farm ILUA". National Native Title Tribunal. Retrieved 3 January 2011.
  2. ^ "Map of Brisk Island (Culgarool), QLD".