Riverview, Queensland

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Riverview
City of IpswichQueensland
IP-Riverview lake near ferry.jpg
Fields near Moggill Ferry, 2013
Population3,073 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)4303
Location
LGA(s)City of Ipswich
State electorate(s)Bundamba
Federal Division(s)Blair
Suburbs around Riverview:
Karalee Barellan Point Moggill
Bundamba Riverview Moggill
Ebbw Vale Dinmore
New Chum
Collingwood Park

Riverview is a suburb of the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2016 Australian Census, the suburb recorded a population of 3,073. At the 2016 Australian Census Riverview had an unemployment rate of 15.7%, compared to the Australian unemployment rate of 6.9%.[1]

Geography[edit]

Riverview is approximately 31 kilometres (19 mi) from Brisbane CBD.

History[edit]

St. Andrew's Anglican church was dedicated on 14 April 1956 by Reverend Kestell Cornish, Rector Parish of Ipswich.[3] Its closure was approved in September 1992.[4]

Transport[edit]

Riverview railway station provides access to regular Queensland Rail City network services to Brisbane CBD, Ipswich and Rosewood via Ipswich.

Education[edit]

St Peter Claver College is a Catholic, co-educational high school located at 10 Old Ipswich Road, Riverview.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Riverview (QLD) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Riverview - suburb (entry 45075)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 27 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Queensland Heritage Register". Queensland Government. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  4. ^ "Closed Churches Anglican Church". Anglican Church Southern Brisbane. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  5. ^ "St Peter Claver College". St Peter Claver College. Retrieved 24 October 2015.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°35′34″S 152°50′51″E / 27.59278°S 152.84750°E / -27.59278; 152.84750