Taringa State School

Taringa State School

Stage Number: MBNH.07.02.42

Group: Western

Local Study Area: Toowong-St Lucia-Indooroopilly

Epoch: Early 20th Century

Street Address: Morrow Street, Taringa

Latitude & Longitude: -27.49222222,152.98130556

Time Link: 1901

Map Link: 1904

Image Time Point: 1904

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The Taringa State School opened in October 1900 and closed in December 1996. The first headmaster, Joseph Robert Loney remained until 1921. At the time of its opening there were 160 pupils and at the end of the first year there were 380 pupils.In 1918 there were nearly 800 pupils.


Taringa History Group. 2 December 2017

Image Citations

John Ronalds. Taringa State School. c. 2000

Map References

QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 4 chains to the inch. Brisbane and suburbs. Sheet 1. 4 chains to the inch. Brisbane, Survey Office. 634532