|Population||2,746 (2011 census)|
|LGA(s)||City of Ipswich|
|State electorate(s)||Ipswich West|
The towns of Rosewood is located 60 kilometres (37 mi) west of the Brisbane CBD At the 2006 census, Rosewood had a population of 2,746. Part of the town's southern border is marked by the Bremer River.
The first coal mine in the Lanefield district, west of Rosewood, commenced production in 1918. As part of these workings, two railway branches from the Brisbane to Toowoomba main line were constructed to the mines at Lanefield Colliery (1934 to 1965) and Westvale Colliery (1929 to 1960).
- Rosewood State High School
- Rosewood State School
- St Brigid's Primary School
Rosewood has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
- 1 John Street: Rosewood Police Complex
- 96 John Street: Glendalough, Rosewood
- 28 Matthew Street: St Brigids Church
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Rosewood (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 10 August 2014.
- "Rosewood (entry 29071)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
- "NOMENCLATURE OF QUEENSLAND—253.". The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) (Brisbane, Qld.: National Library of Australia). 22 July 1936. p. 14. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
- Colliery Branches of the Lanefield District Milne, Rod Australian Railway Historical Society Bulletin, March, 1987, pp62-66
- "Rosewood Police Complex (entry 15874)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-09.
- "Glendalough (entry 15510)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-09.
- "St Brigids Church (entry 15511)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-09.
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