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What or where is Queensland Ireland?

Queensland, Ireland . Queensland, Ireland is that place that is sometimes quoted at the last port where the Titanic stopped to pick up passengers before departing for New Y (MORE)

What is the current population of Brisbane Queensland?

The most recent accurate figures for e population of Brisbane,  capital of Queensland, Australia are for 2011. According to the  Australian Bureau of Statistics, in June 201 (MORE)

Who discovered Queensland and what does Queensland mean?

Theoretically, Queensland was "discovered" when James Cook became the first European to sail up the eastern coast of Australia, doing so in 1770. However, the entire eastern h (MORE)

When was Queensland found?

The coastline of Queensland was first discovered when James Cook  charted the eastern coast in 1770. However, at that stage, he named  it New South Wales. It did not become (MORE)

Why was Queensland named Queensland?

Australia was originally established as a penal colony of Great Britain. A few of the state and city names are therefore connected to members of the royal family and Great Bri (MORE)

Why was Queensland settled?

Queensland was settled as a new penal (convict) colony. It was established when explorer John Oxley and Settlement Commandant Lieutenant Miller, together with a crew and 29 co (MORE)

Is Queensland bigger than Texas?

Yes.   Queensland's mainland area is 1 723 936 sq km, with an additional  6712 sq km in island area. The total is 1 730 648 sq km.   The area of Texas is 696,241 sq k (MORE)
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What is the area of Queensland in square miles?

According to the Australian GeoScience site: Queensland's mainland area is 1 723 936 sq km, or 665 254 square miles, with an additional 6712 sq km (2591 sq mi) in island area. (MORE)

What size is Queensland Australia?

The land area of Queensland, Australia is 1 723 936 sq km . The length of its border is 3 339 km . It has a population of approximately 4 569 100 people, as of January 2 (MORE)