Yandina – Sunshine Coast Queensland, Australia
Yandina, in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.
Yandina is a small country town. Its business centre is just 1 kilometer off the Bruce Highway.
The name Yandina honours our first inhabitants and means to go on foot: yan, go , dinna on foot. Yan-dinna was the name of the area of ancient bora rings and tribal ground in present-day Yandina Creek.
Following the Gympie gold rush in 1867, James Low established the Yandina Post Office in 1868.
Some lovely old wooden buildings remain in Yandina besides the hotel and the railway station. They are: