Arundel, Queensland

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Gold CoastQueensland
Population 9,575 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4214
LGA(s) Gold Coast City
State electorate(s) Southport
Federal Division(s) Fadden
Suburbs around Arundel:
Helensvale Coombabah Biggera Waters
Gaven Arundel Labrador
Molendinar Parkwood Southport

Arundel is a suburb in Gold Coast City, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2011 census, Arundel had a population of 9,575.[1]


Located in the suburb is the Coombabah Lake Conservation Park, bordered by Coombabah Creek and adjacent to the Ivan Gibbs Wetlands Reserve in Coombabah. The Biggera Creek Dam is located in Arundel. It was built for the purpose of flood mitigation.


Arundel State School and AB Paterson College are the two schools in Arundel. Nearby Griffith University is situated in the adjacent suburb of Southport.


Situated nearby is the Arundel Hills Country Club, which has its own golf course. Other major facilities are located in adjacent suburbs, including Helensvale railway station and Westfield Helensvale (Helensvale), Harbour Town Shopping Centre (Biggera Waters) and Griffith University, Gold Coast University Hospital, G:Link light rail service and Parklands (Southport).


In the 2011 Census the population of Arundel is 9,575, 51.7% female and 48.3% male.[1] The median/average age of the Arundel population is 36 years of age, 1 year below the Australian average. 60.9% of people living in Arundel were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 9.7%, England 5.5%, China 1.3%, South Africa 1.2%, Korea, Republic of 1.2%. 80% of people speak English as their first language 1.6% Korean, 1.5% Mandarin, 1.2% Japanese, 0.8% Cantonese, 0.5% Greek.

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  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Arundel (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Arundel (entry 46024)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 March 2014. 

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Coordinates: 38°22′S 142°49′E / 38.367°S 142.817°E / -38.367; 142.817