Over the past twenty years I have gathered information about place names in South East Queensland and I set out here the results of my research. The area extends from Gin Gin and Eidsvold in the North and out to the west as far as Saint George, Surat, Miles and Taroom.

They are presented alphabetically. Click on any of the letters below to see the list of names starting with that letter:

OPQRSTUVWXYZ
Oakey
Obi Obi
Ocean View
One Mile
O'Reillys
Ormeau
Ormiston
Oxenford
Oxley
Pacific Paradise
Paddington
Pallara
Palm Beach
Palmwoods
Parkinson
Park Ridge
Paschendale
Peak Crossing
Peachester
Pechey
Peel Island
Peranga
Peregian
Perry (Point Perry)
Perry's Knob
Perwillowen
Petrie
Petrie Bight
Pialba
Pie Creek
Pikedale
Pilton
Pimpama
Pine Mountain
Pine Rivers
Pinjarra Hills
Pinkenba
Pittsworth
” style=”fancy”] On occasions the later inhabitants have misplaced Aboriginal place names. This happened to Pinken-ba the place of tortoises. It originally referred to what we now call New Farm and the Aboriginal people referred to the area now known as Pinkenba as Dumben a kind of tree fern.[/su_spoiler]
Plainland
Point Arkwright
Point Cartwright
Point Danger
Point Lookout
Point Perry
Poona
Potts/Patts Point
Poziers
Pratten
Prenzlau
Priestdale
Proston
Pullenvale
Pumicestone Passage
Purga
Queensland
Quinalow
Raby Bay
Raceview
Rainbow Bay (Coolangatta)
Rainbow Bay/Beach
Rainbow Channel

Rainworth

Ransome
Rathdowney
Raymonds Hill
Redbank
Redcliffe
Red Hill
Redland Bay
Reesville
Regents Park
Reynolds Creek
Riverview
Robertson
Rochdale
Rocklea
Rocky Water Holes Creek
Rosalie
Rosalie Plains
Rosalie Shire
Rosemount
Rosenthal
Rosevale
Rosewood
Rossmore
Rothwell
Rous Channel
Runaway Bay
Runcorn
Russell Island
Sadliers Crossing
Saint George
Saint Helena Island
Saint Johns Wood
Saint Lucia
Salisbury
Samford
Samsonvale
Sanctuary Cove
Sandgate
Sandy Cape
Scarborough
Scarness
Schultz Canal
Seven Hills
Seventeen Mile Rocks
Severn River
Severnlea
Shailer Park
Shaws Pocket
Sheldon
Shelly Beach
Sherwood
Sholl Banks
Shorncliffe
Silkstone
Sinnamon Park
Sippy Downs/Creek
Skirmish Point
Skyring Creek
Slacks Creek
Solander
Somerset Dam
South Brisbane
Southport
Speedwell
Spicers Gap
Spitfire Banks
Springbrook
Spring Hill
Springwood
Stafford
Stanley River
Stanthorpe
Stapylton
Steiglitz
Stephens
Stockleigh
Stones Corner
Storm King Dam
Story Bridge
Stradbroke
Strathpine
Stretton
Studio Village
Stumers Creek
Sumner
Sunnybank
Sunshine Beach
Surat
Surfers Paradise
Susan River
Suttons Beach
Swanbank
Taabinga
Tabragalba
Taigum
Talburbin Point
Talgai
Tallebudgera
Tallegalla
Tamaree
Tamborine
Tamrookum
Tanawha
Tandora
Tandur
Tannymorel
Tansey
Tara
Tarampa
Taringa
Tarome
Taromeo
Tarong
Taroom
Tarragindi
Taylor Range
Templin
Teneriffe
Tennyson
Tent Hill
Teviot Brook
Tewantin
Texas
Thagoona
Theebine
The Gap
The Summit
Thompson Estate
Thornside
Thornlands
Thulimba
Tiaro
Tibberwaccum
Tibrogargan
Tinbeerwah
Tin Can Bay
Tingalpa
Tingoorah
Tivoli
Toogoolawah
Toohey
Toolburra
Toombul
Toondah Harbour
Toorbul
Toowong
Toowoomba
Torbanlea
Torquay
Torwood
Traveston
Tripcony Bight
Tuchekoi
Tugun
Tweed River
Two Mile
Undercliffe Falls
Underwood
Uniacke Point
Urangan
Valdora
Venus Banks
Verrierdale
Victoria Point
Virginia
Wacol
Wairuna
Wallangarra
Walloon
Wamuran
Wandoan
Wappa Falls
Waraba
Warana
Warra
Warrill Creek
Warwick
Waterford
Wavell Heights
Wellers Hill
Wellington Point
Westaway's Gutter
Westbrook
West End
Weyba
White's Hill
Whiteside
Wide Bay
Widgee
Wight's Mountain
Willawong
Willowbank
Willowburn
Wilson's Peak
Wilsonton
Wilston
Windaroo
Windera
Windsor
Wishart
Witches Falls
Witheren
Witta
Wivenhoe
Wolston
Wolvi
Wondai
Wongawallen
Wonglepong
Woodend
Woodford
Woodhill
Woodleigh
Woodridge
Woogaroo
Woolooga
Woolloongabba
Wooloowin
Woombye
Woondum
Woongoolba
Woorim
Wooroolin
Wooroon
Wootha
Worongarry
Wulkuraka
Wurtulla
Wutul
Wychie
Wynnum
Wyreema

I have no knowledge of any place name in SouthEast Queensland commencing with “X” but I am happy to be enlightened if you know of any.

Please feel free to contact me if you are aware of one (use the “CONTACT US” link above).

Yabba Creek
Yahoo Creek
Yamanto
Yandilla
Yandina
Yangan
Yarrabilba
Yaroomba
Yarraman
Yatala
Yebri Creek
Yeerongpilly
Yengarie
Yeronga
Yurol
Zillmere

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