Tallebudgera Valley, Queensland

Tallebudgera Valley is an outer locality in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Tallebudgera Valley had a population of 1624 people.[1]

Tallebudgera Valley
Gold CoastQueensland
Tallebudgera Creek Dam, Tallebudgera Valley, Queensland.jpg
Tallebudgera Valley is located in Queensland
Tallebudgera Valley
Tallebudgera Valley
Coordinates28°11′09″S 153°21′46″E / 28.1858°S 153.3627°E / -28.1858; 153.3627Coordinates: 28°11′09″S 153°21′46″E / 28.1858°S 153.3627°E / -28.1858; 153.3627
Population1,624 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density27.022/km2 (69.99/sq mi)
Area60.1 km2 (23.2 sq mi)
LGA(s)City of Gold Coast
State electorate(s)Mudgeeraba
Federal Division(s)McPherson
Suburbs around Tallebudgera Valley:
Austinville Bonogin
Reedy Creek
Burleigh Heads
Springbrook Tallebudgera Valley Tallebudgera
Upper Crystal Creek Upper Crystal Creek Currumbin Valley


Tallebudgera Valley is situated in the Gold Coast hinterland along the Queensland/New South Wales border. In the far south west of the suburb the elevation rises to 800 m above sea level. This area is protected within Springbrook National Park.

Ingleside is a neighbourhood within Tallebudgera Valley.[3]


Westbury Provisional School opened in 21 Mar 1892, becoming Westbury State School on 1 January 1909. It was renamed Ingleside State School on 25 January 1926.[4]


In the 2011 census, Tallebudgera Valley recorded a population of 1,557 people, 49.2% female and 50.8% male.[5] The median age of the Tallebudgera Valley population was 43 years, 6 years above the national median of 37. 74.3% of people living in Tallebudgera Valley were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 5.8%, New Zealand 5.5%, South Africa 0.9%, Netherlands 0.8%, Germany 0.6%. 89% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.8% French, 0.6% Dutch, 0.4% German, 0.3% Norwegian, 0.3% Maltese.[5]


The Gold Coast City Council operates a fortnightly mobile library service which visits Ingleside State School, Tallebudgera Creek Road.[6]


Ingleside State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 893 Tallebudgera Creek Road (28°09′56″S 153°22′53″E / 28.1656°S 153.3814°E / -28.1656; 153.3814 (Ingleside State School)).[7][8] In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 109 students with 13 teachers (7 full-time equivalent) and 6 non-teaching staff (4 full-time equivalent).[9]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Tallebudgera Valley (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018.  
  2. ^ "Tallebudgera Valley - locality in City of Gold Coast (entry 46091)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Ingleside (entry 16680)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 22 November 2015.
  4. ^ Queensland Family History Society (2010), Queensland schools past and present (Version 1.01 ed.), Queensland Family History Society, ISBN 978-1-921171-26-0
  5. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Tallebudgera Valley (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 February 2018.  
  6. ^ "Mobile Library 2018 timetable" (PDF). Gold Coast City Council. Archived (PDF) from the original on 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  7. ^ "State and non-state school details". Queensland Government. 9 July 2018. Archived from the original on 21 November 2018. Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  8. ^ "Ingleside State School". Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  9. ^ "ACARA School Profile 2017". Archived from the original on 22 November 2018. Retrieved 22 November 2018.