Redwood, Queensland

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Warrego Highway from Picnic Point.jpg
Warrego Highway, 2014
Redwood is located in Queensland
Coordinates27°34′05″S 151°59′20″E / 27.568°S 151.989°E / -27.568; 151.989Coordinates: 27°34′05″S 151°59′20″E / 27.568°S 151.989°E / -27.568; 151.989
Population17 (2011 census)[1]
Location5 km (3 mi) E of Toowoomba
LGA(s)Toowoomba Region
State electorate(s)Toowoomba North
Federal Division(s)Groom
Suburbs around Redwood:
Mount Lofty Prince Henry Heights Withcott
East Toowoomba Redwood Withcott
Rangeville Rangeville Rangeville

Redwood is a suburb of Toowoomba, Toowoomba Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2011 census, Redwood had a population of 17 people.[1]


Redwood is located 5 kilometres (3 mi) east of the city centre via Warrego Highway. Half of the suburb's area consists of Redwood Park, after which the suburb was named in 1981;[2] the rest, to the south of the highway, is mostly crown land. The residents of Redwood live along the suburb's boundary with East Toowoomba.[3]

Heritage listings[edit]

Glen Alpine villa, 2014

The suburb is home to the heritage-listed Glen Alpine villa at 32-36 East Street.[4]


In the 2011 census, Redwood had a population of 17 people.[1] The suburb had a SEIFA score of 1171, placing it ahead of all other suburbs in the district.[5]


  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Redwood (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 9 November 2014. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Redwood (entry 48051)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 August 2015.
  3. ^ Brisway Publishing (2008). Brisway: Greater Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast and Toowoomba. p. Map T221, T261. ISBN 978-0-909439-30-9.
  4. ^ "Glen Alpine (entry 600842)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 1 August 2014.
  5. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 March 2009). "2033.0.55.001 - Census of Population and Housing: Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA), Australia - Data only, 2006". Retrieved 5 June 2011.