Tweed Heads is a city in New South Wales. Tweed Heads is located next to the border with Queenslandadjacent to its "Twin Town" of Coolangattawhich is a suburb of the Gold Coast.
It is often referred to as a town where people can change time zones — even celebrate New Tweed heads south twice within an hour — simply by crossing the street, Tweed heads south to its proximity to the Queensland border, and the fact that New South Wales observes daylight saving whereas Queensland does not.
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Timber cutters originally moved to the Tweed Valley in After the Tweed heads south had been cleared, farmers moved in with bananas, cane and dairy farming dominating the area, while a fishing industry developed. The first school opened in Tweed Heads was once connected to the Queensland Railways system, with the South Coast line providing a direct connection to Brisbane.
The Tweed Shire, inclusive Murwillumbah was declared in Given its proximity to the Gold CoastTweed Heads has a shared economy with Coolangatta based heavily on tourism.
Tweed Heads' most popular tourist destinations include Mount Warningone of the largest shield volcanoes in the Southern Hemisphereand the nearby Nightcap, Border Ranges, Springbrook and Lamington National Parkswhich abound with sub-tropical fauna and flora.
In the censusTweed Heads recorded a population of Tweed heads south, people made up of Tweed heads south The median age of the population was 54 years, 17 years above the Australian median.
This has made the Tweed Heads region a prime location for retirement living, with 14 separate retirement villages. Australian born residents comprised Eighty-seven percent speak English as their first language, followed by 0. According to the censusthe religious groups in Tweed heads south Heads by size were Catholic The Seagulls ran a very successful social club that turned large Tweed heads south due to poker machines and by the club had acquired the Giants' NSWRL licence and rebranded the team to become the Gold Coast Seagullsdespite remaining based in Tweed Heads.
The team pulled off its biggest coup in when it signed future Rugby League Immortal Wally Lewis. The Seagulls returned to the Group 18 Rugby League competition in and were granted entry into the Queensland Cup in The league was amalgamated into Queensland Australian Football League as its own division in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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