Kings Beach, Queensland


Kings Beach, Queensland

Infobox Australian Place
type = suburb
name = Kings Beach
state = qld
city = Sunshine Coast



caption =
pop =
poprank =
density =
postcode = 4551
est =
area =
timezone =
utc =
timezone-dst =
utc-dst =
lga = Sunshine Coast Regional Council
stategov =
fedgov =
dist1 =
location1 =
near-nw = Moffat Beach
near-n = Shelly Beach
near-ne = "Pacific Ocean"
near-e = "Pacific Ocean"
near-w = Caloundra
near-se = "Pacific Ocean"
near-s = Bribie Island
near-sw = Bribie Island

Kings Beach is a suburb in Caloundra, on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia. Of the same name is Kings Beach, which is one of the major Sunshine Coast beaches.

Kings Beach was named after the King family, the first residents in the area. After living at Moffat Head in James Moffat’s home for a while, they moved to the Kings Beach area in 1893 [ [http://www.caloundra.qld.gov.au/website/cityNews/CityNews/beach_guide.asp Caloundra - Local Beach Guide] 19 December 2006]

References

External links

* [http://www.caloundra.qld.gov.au Caloundra City Council]


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