Maroochydore is in the local government area of 'Maroochy'. The 'Maroochy' local government area is classified as a 'Shire'.
The Maroochy local government area includes around 25 cities, towns, villages and localities including Nambour (pop. around 13,000), Palmwoods (pop. around 2,300), Yandina (pop. around 1,000), Woombye (pop. around 720), Mapleton (pop. around 560), Eumundi (pop. around 460), Kenilworth (pop. around 260), Kulangoor, Coolum Beach, Yaroomba, Buderim, Sippy Downs, Bli Bli, Doonan, The Big Pineapple, Ninderry, Eudlo, Blackall Range, North Arm and Montville.
A local government area (abbreviated as 'LGA') is an area controlled by a local government. Local government areas can provide a useful way to group statistical information.
If you're interested in Cities, Towns and Villages then you may also be interested in Suburbs/Regional Areas.
Large Sawfish caught off Picnic Point, Maroochydore, ca. 1940
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