This native tree is commonly known as currawang.
Reported at 1 Fraser Coast locality: Tinnanbar.
It has not been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is classified as Least Concern.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Acacia sparsiflora is described as a "higher dicot" in the Leguminosae (Caesalpinioideae, mimosoid clade) family.
Nearest record to Fraser Coast region is north of Murgon.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.