The suburban town of Takura lies in the Central Coast of the Bundaberg & Wide Bay in Queensland. Takura’s tourism industry relies on its close proximity to several tourist and recreational facilities, including the Sanctuary Hills Observatory, Australiana Top Tourist Park, Coconut Grove Caravan Park, Magnolia Caravan Park, Hervey Bay Go Kart Track, Pialba Beachfront Tourist Park, Air Fraser Island, Bauple Museum and Flame Lily Adventures. Based on 2011 census data, almost 80 % of the suburban town’s local population was born in Australia. The predominant occupations of residents in Takura involve technical and trade work. Other jobs include personal service labourers, sales workers and professionals.