Kilkivan is located on the Wide Bay Highway in southeast Queensland a distance of about 170km north-northwest from Brisbane (show me). Kilkivan has a population of around 320 and is one of the smaller towns in Australia. Kilkivan is at an altitude of about 158m above sea level.

The nearest more populous place is the village of Goomeri which is 20km away with a population of around 450 (show me a map with Kilkivan and Goomeri).

Kilkivan is on the intersection of the Wide Bay Highway and the Kilkivan - Tansey Road.

Bonzle users have said that the facilities at Kilkivan include an airport, campground, caravan park or parks, fire station and police station.