Southern Cross, Queensland
Southern Cross is a locality in the Charters Towers Region, Queensland, Australia. The locality is mainly rural, except for a small area in the south-east which adjoins the city of Charters Towers. This area is best described as rural-residential, and is included in the boundaries of "Charters Towers North" published by the Charters Towers Regional Council.
|Area||375.0 km2 (144.8 sq mi)|
|LGA(s)||Charters Towers Region|
The former railway station of Southern Cross, on the Great Northern railway line, which was opened in 1884, was just over the boundary in the locality of Black Jack, Queensland. A 1,122 metres (3,681 ft) crossing loop is located in the immediate vicinity.
- "Southern Cross - locality in Charters Towers Region (entry 48285)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 29 December 2017.
- "Charters Towers Regional Council - Community Profile - Charters Towers North". Charters Towers Regional Council. Retrieved 17 March 2019.
and the eastern part of the locality of Southern Cross
- Google (17 March 2019). "Southern Cross Railway Station" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 17 March 2019.
- "Mount Isa System Information Pack - Page 12" (PDF). Queensland Rail. October 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
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