North Ipswich, Queensland

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North Ipswich
IpswichQueensland
Bremer River at North Ipswich, Queensland.jpg
North Ipswich is located in Queensland
North Ipswich
North Ipswich
Coordinates 27°36′5″S 152°45′47″E / 27.60139°S 152.76306°E / -27.60139; 152.76306Coordinates: 27°36′5″S 152°45′47″E / 27.60139°S 152.76306°E / -27.60139; 152.76306
Population 4,587 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4305
Location
LGA(s) City of Ipswich Majority in Division 6 Cr Cheryl Bromage and small part of Division 5 Cr Heather Morrow
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around North Ipswich:
Muirlea Chuwar North Tivoli
Brassall North Ipswich Tivoli and Basin Pocket
Woodend Ipswich East Ipswich

North Ipswich is a suburb of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 census the suburb recorded a population of 4,587.[1]

Geography[edit]

The southern boundary of the suburb follows the Bremer River. The Warrego Highway passes from east to west across the northern part of the suburb.[2] Raymonds Hill is a locality within the suburb of North Ipswich.

History[edit]

North Ipswich is the birthplace of Queensland Rail. The original site is now the site of Riverlink shopping centre on The Terrace and the current site is used as a joint facility containing the Workshops Rail Museum.

The suburb contains a large number of character and heritage listed houses, such as workers cottages that were home to the many railway workers.

Education[edit]

North Ipswich State School
  • St. Josephs Primary School
  • North Ipswich State School

Monuments[edit]

Heritage listings[edit]

North Ipswich has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "North Ipswich (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 2 January 2017. 
  3. ^ "Sandstone Railway Culvert (entry 602562)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Remnants of Ipswich Town Wharves (entry 602567)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "Bremer River Rail Bridge and pylons and abutments of old bridges (entry 602568)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  6. ^ "James Sangster Memorial (entry 602581)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  7. ^ "Heiner Road Railway Overpass (entry 602467)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Hotel Cecil (entry 600603)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  9. ^ "Mihi Creek Complex (entry 700010)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  10. ^ "North Ipswich Railway Workshops Complex (entry 601526)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  11. ^ "Ipswich Railway Workshops War Memorial (entry 600605)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  12. ^ "Railway Historical Centre (entry 600604)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  13. ^ "Klondyke Coke Ovens (entry 602566)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  14. ^ "Queensland Woollen Manufacturing Company Ltd (former) (entry 602572)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 

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