Moores Pocket, Queensland

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Moores Pocket
IpswichQueensland
Population 746 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4305
Location
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Electoral district of Ipswich West
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around Moores Pocket:
Tivoli North Booval North Booval
Basin Pocket Moores Pocket North Booval
East Ipswich East Ipswich North Booval

Moores Pocket is a suburb of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 746.[1] Moores Pocket occupies a peninsula or pocket created by the winding Brisbane River.

The origin of the suburb name is from Thomas Moore, an early blacksmith in the area.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Moores Pocket (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 September 2014. 
  2. ^ Place name details

Coordinates: 27°36′S 152°47′E / 27.600°S 152.783°E / -27.600; 152.783