Gailes, Queensland

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Gailes
IpswichQueensland
Population 1,646 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4300
Location 23 km (14 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Electoral district of Inala
Electoral district of Bundamba
Federal Division(s) Oxley
Suburbs around Gailes:
Goodna Wacol Wacol
Goodna Gailes Carole Park
Goodna Camira Carole Park

Gailes is a suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

The origin of the suburb name is from the Western Gailes Golf Course in Ayrshire, Scotland as it was the name given to the local Gailes Golf Club. Previously the area was named Dingo Hill.[2]

Transport[edit]

Gailes railway station provides access to regular Citytrain services to Brisbane, Ipswich and Rosewood via Ipswich.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Gailes (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Place name details

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°36′38.69″S 152°54′57.02″E / 27.6107472°S 152.9158389°E / -27.6107472; 152.9158389