Raceview, Queensland

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Raceview
IpswichQueensland
Edwards Street at Raceview, Queensland.jpg
Edwards Street, 2016
Population 8,684 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4305
Location
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Electoral district of Ipswich
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around Raceview:
Ipswich Eastern Heights Silkstone
Blackstone
Churchill Raceview Swanbank
Churchill Flinders View Swanbank

Raceview is a suburb of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 8,685.[1] The Cunningham Highway passes through the east of Raceview.

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 (31 October 2012). "Raceview (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 September 2014. 
  2. ^ Place name details
  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