Pullenvale - Pinjarra Hills
About the profile areas
The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Pullenvale - Pinjarra Hills is 4,231, with a population density of 1.42 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Pullenvale - Pinjarra Hills is bounded by Haven Road and the locality of Brookfield in the north, Moggill Creek and the Brisbane River in the east, Pullen Pullen Creek and Boyle Road in the south, and the localities of Anstead and Kholo in the west.
Pullenvale is named after Pullen Pullen Creek, which was thought to be named from an Aboriginal word meaning "fighting ground". Pinjarra Hills is named after Pinjarra Road.
2015 ABS ERP
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Settlement of the area dates from the 1840s, with land used mainly for timber-getting, crop farming and dairy farming. Growth took place in the 1870s. The most significant development occurred from the 1970s. The population has increased substantially since the early 1990s, a result of new dwellings being added to the area.
Pullenvale - Pinjarra Hills is a rural and growing rural-residential area.
Major features of the area include University of Queensland (Veterinary Science Farm), CSIRO Queensland Centre for Advanced Technologies, Pullenvale Hall, Moggill Pony Club, Pullenvale Forest Park and two schools.