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The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Boondall is 9,521, with a population density of 8.73 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Boondall is bounded by Cabbage Tree Creek in the north, Nundah Creek in the east, the Zillmere Water Holes and Zillmere Road in the south, and Muller Road in the west.

Name origin

Boondall is thought to be named from an Aboriginal word meaning "crooked creek".

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the 1850s, with land used mainly for cattle grazing. Population was minimal until the early 1900s. Significant development occurred during the post-war years, with growth particularly from the 1970s. The population has increased since the early 1990s, a result of new dwellings being added to the area.

Land use

Boondall is a residential and parkland area.

Major features

Major features of the area include the Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Boondall Wetlands Park, Nudgee College Golf Club, Boondall Iceworld, Boondall Park, Donna Phillip Reserve, Frank Sleeman Park, Mulbean Park, Nudgee International College and a number of schools.