Kingaroy Shire has a population of 12,500 residents and takes in an area of 2,422 square kilometres.
Kingaroy derives its name from a Wakka Wakka aboriginal word for 'Red Ant' (Kingaroori) because of a unique species of ants found in the area which have adapted to the natural colour of Kingaroy's distinctive rich red soils.
Kingaroy's only claim to fame is PEANUTS....
Girl: where do you live
Girl: how boring i think we'll go to mine
Bob: where do you live
Bob: did you bring me any peanuts?