Barcaldine is a rural town and locality in the Barcaldine Region in Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Barcaldine had a population of 1,422 people. This is the administrative centre of the Barcaldine Region. Barcaldine played a major role in the Australian labour movement.

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Lagoon Creek

Australian Workers Heritage Centre

The Tree Of Knowledge

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Shakespeare Hotel

Railway Hotel

Barcaldine Country Motor Inn

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Satisfaction Bakery

The Lounging Emu

Ridgee Didge Cafe

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 266.9
  • Population: 1422
  • State electorate(s): Gregory
  • Federal Division(s): Maranoa
  • Established (yr): 1885
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Clermont QLD 4721 (322 km, 3 hrs 29 mins)
Longreach QLD 4730 (108 km, 1 hr 10 mins)