Queenstown, South Australia

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AdelaideSouth Australia
Postcode(s) 5014
Location 10 km (6 mi) from CBD
LGA(s) City of Port Adelaide Enfield
State electorate(s) Cheltenham
Federal Division(s) Port Adelaide
Suburbs around Queenstown:
Port Adelaide Port Adelaide Port Adelaide
West Lakes Queenstown Alberton and Cheltenham
Royal Park Hendon Albert Park

Queenstown is a north-western suburb of Adelaide about 10.5 km from the CBD, in the state of South Australia, Australia and the city council area of Port Adelaide Enfield.


The first Queenstown Post Office opened around 1865 and closed around 1869. An Alberton West office was renamed Queenstown East in 1948, then Queenstown in 1966 before closing in 1976.[1]

The former Whittaker Memorial Primitive Methodist Church, later the Queenstown Church of Christ, at 193-195 Port Road, is listed on the South Australian Heritage Register.[2]


  1. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 26 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Queenstown Church of Christ (former Whittaker Memorial Primitive Methodist Church)". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 

Coordinates: 34°51′S 138°30′E / 34.850°S 138.500°E / -34.850; 138.500