Coalfalls, Queensland

Coordinates: 27°36′23″S 152°44′35″E / 27.6063°S 152.7430°E / -27.6063; 152.7430 (Coalfalls (centre of suburb))
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William Street West at Coalfalls, Queensland.jpg
William Street West, 2016
Coalfalls is located in Queensland
Coordinates27°36′23″S 152°44′35″E / 27.6063°S 152.7430°E / -27.6063; 152.7430 (Coalfalls (centre of suburb))
Population943 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density1,180/km2 (3,050/sq mi)
Area0.8 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s)City of Ipswich
State electorate(s)Ipswich
Federal division(s)Blair
Suburbs around Coalfalls:
Brassall Brassall Brassall
Wulkuraka Coalfalls Woodend
Wulkuraka Sadliers Crossing Woodend

Coalfalls is a suburb of Ipswich in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Coalfalls had a population of 943 people.[1]


The origin of the suburb name comes from James Blair's house, Coalfalls, which in turn probably takes its name from the sighting of coal seams in this area, most notably along the banks of the Bremer River.[2]

In the 2016 census, Coalfalls had a population of 943 people.[1]


There are no schools in Coalfalls. The nearest government primary school is Blair State School in neighbouring Sadliers Crossing to the south. Then nearest government secondary school is Ipswich State High School in neighbouring Brassall to the north.[3]


  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Coalfalls (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Coalfalls – suburb in City of Ipswich (entry 45038)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 20 July 2021.
  3. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 9 December 2021.

External links[edit]

  • "Coalfalls". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland.