Moreton Bay Region

The Moreton Bay Region is a local government area in the north of the Brisbane metropolitan area in South East Queensland, Australia. Established in 2008, it replaced three established local government areas, the City of Redcliffe and the Shires of Pine Rivers and Caboolture.

Moreton Bay Region
Location within South East Queensland
 • Density208.28/km2 (539.44/sq mi)
Area2,042 km2 (788.4 sq mi)[3]
MayorPeter Flannery
Council seatStrathpine, Caboolture, Redcliffe
RegionSouth East Queensland
State electorate(s)Bancroft, Ferny Grove, Kurwongbah, Morayfield, Glass House, Murrumba, Pumicestone, Redcliffe, Everton, Pine Rivers
Federal division(s)Petrie, Dickson, Longman
WebsiteMoreton Bay Region
LGAs around Moreton Bay Region:
Somerset Sunshine Coast Moreton Bay
Somerset Moreton Bay Region Moreton Bay
Somerset Brisbane Brisbane

With an estimated operating budget of A$391 million and a 2018 population of 459,585,[3] Moreton Bay Region is the third largest local government area in Australia behind the City of Brisbane and City of Gold Coast,[3] both of which are also amalgamated entities.

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