Description

Weipa is a coastal mining town in the local government area of Weipa Town in Queensland, Australia. It is the largest town on the Cape York Peninsula. It exists because of the enormous bauxite deposits along the coast. The Port of Weipa is mainly involved in exports of bauxite. There are also shipments of live cattle from the port.

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Weipa Town Authority
6 Hibberd Drive,
ROCKY POINT QLD 4874

Weipa Police Station QLD
1 Central Avenue,
ROCKY POINT QLD 4874

Weipa Hospital
Lot 407 John Evans Drive,
WEIPA QLD 4874

Hibberd Library
Hibberd Dr,
ROCKY POINT QLD 4874

Weipa Aquatic Centre
Hibberd Drive,
ROCKY POINT QLD 4874

Location Information 

  • Population: 3899
  • State electorate(s): Cook
  • Federal Division(s): Leichhardt
  • Established (yr): 1961
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Acknowledgement of Country

Weipa QLD is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.