Raceview, Queensland

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Raceview
IpswichQueensland
Edwards Street at Raceview, Queensland.jpg
Edwards Street, 2016
Population 9,721 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4305
Location
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Ipswich
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around Raceview:
Ipswich Eastern Heights Silkstone
Blackstone
Churchill Raceview Swanbank
Churchill Flinders View Swanbank

Raceview is a suburb in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2016 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 9,721.[1]

Geography[edit]

The Cunningham Highway passes through the east of Raceview.

History[edit]

The origin of the suburb name is from an early racecourse in the area which was located at the end of Grange Road.[2]

Education[edit]

  • Raceview State School opened in 1901l[3]
  • Bethany Lutheran Primary School opened in 1928[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Raceview (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 March 2018.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Raceview - suburb (entry 45071)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 22 June 2017. 
  3. ^ "Opening and closing dates of Queensland schools". Department of Education and Training. Queensland Government. 1 August 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2017. 
  4. ^ "Opening and closing dates of Queensland schools". Department of Education and Training. Queensland Government. 16 August 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2017. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°38′S 152°47′E / 27.633°S 152.783°E / -27.633; 152.783