is a town in south western Queensland
. The town is located in the Balonne Shire Local Government Area
, 634 kilometres west of the state capital, Brisbane
. Bollon is situated on the Balonne Highway
, between St George
on the banks of Wallam Creek
. At the 2006 census
, Bollon and the surrounding area had a population of 335.
The town was established in 1879 and the town is thought to be named after either the indigenous name for Wallam Creek or a type of stone axe. A stand of River red gums along the creek is home to a large colony of koalas.