Chambers Flat, Queensland
Logan City, Queensland
Tamborine Mountain seen from Chambers Flat, 2014
|Location||30 km (19 mi) south of Brisbane CBD|
The southern and eastern boundary of Chambers Flat follows the Logan River.
Pastoral runs were established in the district from the early 1840s. John Chambers took up land in the area in 1848, and the district is presumably named after him.
Chambers Flat Provisional School opened on 27 October 1890 under head teacher Miss Mary Curran. It became Chambers Flat State School in 1909. It closed on 3 August 1921.
In the 2011 Census the population of Chambers Flat was 2,464 with 50.2% of the population female and 49.8% male. The median/average age of the Chambers Flat population is 42 years of age, 5 years above the Australian average. 75.3% of people living in Chambers Flat were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 6%, New Zealand 4.2%, Taiwan 1.1%, Laos 1.1%, Vietnam 1%. 86.8% of people speak English as their first language 2.3% Hmong, 1.3% Vietnamese, 1.2% Mandarin, 1.1% Mon-Khmer, nec, 0.7% Khmer.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Chambers Flat (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014.
- "Chambers Flat (entry 45259)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 10 February 2014.
- "Chambers Flat". Suburbs. Logan City Council. Retrieved 10 February 2014.
- "Agency ID8795, Chambers Flat State School". Queensland State Archives. Retrieved 13 May 2014.
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- * Logan Village State School (1975), Centenary souvenir booklet, Logan Village — includes information on Chambers Flat State School
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