mount louisa

At the foot of Mount Louisa

mount louisa

At the foot of Mount Louisa

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The older section of Mount Louisa faces the ocean and Magnetic Island, while new developments have seen large new housing estates being built on the western and northern aspects of the mount. Mount Louisa has soared in popularity in the last few years with the development of Greenview and surrounding new housing estates.

During World War II as many as 4,000 American personnel worked and lived at Depot #2 at the base of Mount Louisa. Entertainment in the camp was held at Helton Hall, which was an open aired building named after Master Sergeant Helton who was killed in the B-25 crash at Rattlesnake Island. Some famous Hollywood stars appeared at Helton Hall including John Wayne, Joe E. Brown, Gary Cooper, Una Merkel and Phyllis Brook. Woody Herman's orchestra also appeared at Helton Hall.

Approximate Size: 10 square kilometres
Average property Value: $380,000
Approximate Population: 8,000

Local School Catchment
Primary Schools: Calvary Christian College, Heatley State School, Kirwan State School
Secondary Schools: Heatley Secondary College, Kirwan State High School

Shopping Centres: Banfield Drive corner shops

Data as of August 2017 - Aquired from RPData & Onthehouse.