Queensland

Queensland is a state in northeastern , famous for natural wonders, such as the , and . With just short of 5 million inhabitants, most of them in , in or around the capital and the resort city, much of the state is uninhabited, or very sparsely populated.

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is the state capital of Queensland. The Greater region has a population of about 2.2 million people, making it the third-largest city in Australia. Photo: Marku1988, CC BY 2.5.

The is a coral formation, the largest in the world, located off the Pacific coast of Queensland, . Photo: 99of9, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, the most populous region in Queensland, , includes the city of , the Sunshine Coast to Brisbane's north, and the to its south. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a coastal city in the southeast corner of the state of Queensland in . Photo: phalinn, CC BY 2.0.

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is an ambiguous geographical division of Queensland that centres on the eastern coast, around the Tropic of Capricorn. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the northernmost part of the Australian state of Queensland. Photo: chrisjrn, CC BY 2.0.

is the inner west desert expanse of Queensland. Photo: chrisfithall, CC BY 2.0.

The is a region on the western slopes of the in southern Queensland, . Photo: MagpieShooter, CC BY 3.0.

Queensland

Latitude of center
-22.1647° or 22° 9' 52.8" south
Longitude of center
144.5845° or 144° 35' 4.2" east
Population
5,050,000
Abbreviation
QLD
Elevation
744 metres (2441 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1971329414
Geo­Names ID
2152274
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Queensland
  • Achinese: Queensland
  • Afrikaans: QLD
  • Afrikaans: Queensland
  • Albanian: Queensland
  • Amharic: ኲንዝላንድ
  • Arabic: Queensland
  • Arabic: كوينزلاند
  • Arabic: كوينزلند
  • Arabic: كوينسلاند
  • Arabic: ولاية أشعة الشمس
  • Arabic: ولاية كوينزلاند
  • Aragonese: Queensland
  • Armenian: Քվինսլենդ
  • Asturian: QLD
  • Asturian: Queensland
  • Asturian: estáu de Queensland
  • Azerbaijani: Kvinslend
  • Basque: Queensland
  • Belarusian: Квінсленд
  • Belarusian: Кўінзлэнд
  • Belarusian: штат Квінсленд
  • Bengali: কুইন্সল্যান্ড
  • Bosnian: Queensland
  • Breton: Queensland
  • Bulgarian: Куинсланд
  • Bulgarian: Куинсленд
  • Burmese: ကွင်းစလန်ပြည်နယ်
  • Burmese: ကွင်းစလန်းပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Queensland
  • Cebuano: State of Queensland
  • Central Kurdish: کوینزلەند
  • Chinese: QLD(Australia)
  • Chinese: Queensland
  • Chinese: 昆士兰
  • Chinese: 昆士兰州
  • Chinese: 昆士蘭
  • Chinese: 昆士蘭州
  • Chinese: 昆士蘭省
  • Chinese: 昆省
  • Corsican: Queensland
  • Croatian: Queensland
  • Czech: ISO 3166-2:AU-QLD
  • Czech: Queensland
  • Danish: Queensland
  • Dimli (individual language): Queensland
  • Dutch: Queensland
  • Egyptian Arabic: كوينزلاند
  • English: QLD
  • English: Qld.
  • Esperanto: Kvinslando
  • Esperanto: QLD
  • Esperanto: Queensland
  • Estonian: Queensland
  • Fiji Hindi: Queensland
  • Finnish: Queensland
  • French: QLD
  • French: Queensland
  • Gagauz: Queensland
  • Galician: Queensland
  • Georgian: კვინზლენდი
  • Georgian: კვინსლენდი
  • Georgian: კუინზლენდი
  • Georgian: ქვინსლენდი
  • German: AU-QL
  • German: AU-QLD
  • German: QLD
  • German: Queensland
  • Greek: Κουίνσλαντ
  • Gujarati: ક્વીન્સલેન્ડ
  • Hakka Chinese: Queensland
  • Hausa: Queensland
  • Hebrew: קווינזלנד
  • Hebrew: קווינסלנד
  • Hindi: क्विन्सलैंड
  • Hindi: क्वींसलैंड
  • Hindi: क्वीन्सलैण्ड
  • Hungarian: Queensland
  • Icelandic: Queensland
  • Ido: Queensland
  • Indonesian: Qld
  • Indonesian: Queensland
  • Irish: Queensland
  • Italian: Queensland
  • Japanese: クィーンズランド
  • Japanese: クィーンズランド州
  • Japanese: クインズランド
  • Japanese: クイーンズランド
  • Japanese: クイーンズランド州
  • Japanese: クゥイーンズランド
  • Javanese: Queensland
  • Kabyle: Queensland
  • Kannada: ಕ್ವೀನ್ಸ್‌ಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್‌
  • Kazakh: Квинсленд
  • Korean: 퀸즐랜드
  • Korean: 퀸즐랜드주
  • Latin: Terra Reginae
  • Latvian: Kvīnslenda
  • Latvian: Queensland
  • Ligurian: Queensland
  • Limburgan: Queensland
  • Lithuanian: Kvinslandas
  • Lithuanian: Kvinslendas
  • Lithuanian: Kvynslandas
  • Lithuanian: Kvynslendas
  • Lithuanian: Queensland
  • Luxembourgish: Queensland
  • Macedonian: Квинсленд
  • Malagasy: Queensland
  • Malay: Queensland
  • Malayalam: ക്വീൻസ്‌ലാൻഡ്
  • Manx: Queensland
  • Maori: Kuīnirani
  • Marathi: क्विन्सलंड
  • Marathi: क्वीन्सलँड
  • Marathi: क्वीन्सलंड
  • Min Dong Chinese: Queensland
  • Min Nan Chinese: Queensland
  • Mongolian: Квийнслэнд
  • Moroccan Arabic: كوينزلاند
  • Nepali: क्विन्सल्याण्ड
  • Nepali: क्विन्सल्यान्ड
  • Northern Frisian: Queensland
  • Norwegian: Queensland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: QLD
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Queensland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Queensland
  • Occitan (post 1500): Queensland
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Cwenaland
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Cwēnanland
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Cwēneland
  • Ossetian: Квинсленд
  • Pampanga: Queensland
  • Panjabi: ਕਵੀਨਜ਼ਲੈਂਡ
  • Persian: ایالت کوئینزلند
  • Persian: کوئینزلند
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Kwiinsland
  • Polish: Queensland
  • Portuguese: QLD
  • Portuguese: Queensland
  • Pushto: کوینزلنډ
  • Romanian: Queensland
  • Romansh: Queensland
  • Russian: Квинсленд
  • Russian: Квинслэнд
  • Russian: Штат Квинсленд
  • Samoan: Kuiniselani
  • Sardinian: Queensland
  • Saterfriesisch: Queensland
  • Scots: Queensland
  • Scottish Gaelic: Tìr na Banrigh
  • Scottish Gaelic: Tìr na Bànrigh
  • Serbian: Queensland
  • Serbian: Квинсленд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Queensland
  • Sindhi: ڪئينز لينڊ
  • Sindhi: ڪئينسلينڊ
  • Sindhi: ڪوئينز لينڊ
  • Sindhi: ڪوئينزلينڊ
  • Sinhala: ක්වින්ස්ලන්තය
  • Slovak: Queensland
  • Slovenian: Queensland
  • Somali: Queensland
  • South Azerbaijani: کوئینزلند
  • Spanish: QLD
  • Spanish: Queensland
  • Spanish: estado de Queensland
  • Swahili: Queensland
  • Swedish: Queensland
  • Tagalog: Lupain ng Reyna
  • Tagalog: Lupa ng Reyna
  • Tagalog: QLD
  • Tagalog: Queensland
  • Tamil: குயின்ஸ்லாந்து
  • Tamil: குயீன்ஸ்லாந்து
  • Tatar: Квинсленд
  • Telugu: క్వీన్స్‌లాండ్
  • Thai: Queensland
  • Thai: รัฐควีนส์แลนด์
  • Turkish: Queensland
  • Uighur: كۋېنسلاند
  • Ukrainian: Квінсленд
  • Urdu: کوئنزلینڈ
  • Uzbek: Kvinslend
  • Venetian: Queensland
  • Vietnamese: Queensland
  • Waray (Philippines): Queensland
  • Welsh: Queensland
  • Western Frisian: Queenslân
  • Western Panjabi: کوینزلینڈ
  • Wu Chinese: Queensland
  • Wu Chinese: 昆士兰
  • Wu Chinese: 昆士兰州
  • Yakut: Квинсленд
  • Yoruba: Queensland
  • Yue Chinese: Queensland
  • Yue Chinese: 昆士蘭
  • Yue Chinese: 昆士蘭省
  • Zeeuws: Queensland
  • Quinslando
  • ක්වීන්ස්ලන්තය

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