Silkstone, Queensland

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Alice Street, Silkstone, Queensland.jpg
Alice Street, 2015
Silkstone is located in Queensland
Coordinates27°37′22″S 152°47′24″E / 27.62278°S 152.79000°E / -27.62278; 152.79000Coordinates: 27°37′22″S 152°47′24″E / 27.62278°S 152.79000°E / -27.62278; 152.79000
Population3,480 (2016 census)[1]
LGA(s)City of Ipswich
State electorate(s)Ipswich
Federal Division(s)Blair
Suburbs around Silkstone:
Newtown Booval Bundamba
Eastern Heights Silkstone Blackstone
Raceview Raceview Blackstone

Silkstone is a suburb of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. At the 2016 Australian Census, the suburb recorded a population of 3,480.[1] Bundamba Creek marks the eastern boundary of Silkstone.


The Silkstone State School was established in 1882.[2]

Bremer State High School opened 31 August 2010.[3] Bremer State is a coeducational school, catering to year 7 through 12. At 2016, enrollment was 1806.[4]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Silkstone (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Silkstone State School". Department of Education and Training. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
  3. ^ "Opening and closing dates of Queensland Schools". Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
  4. ^ "Bremer State High School Annual Report 2016" (PDF). Education Queensland. 2016. Retrieved 2 February 2018.

External links[edit]

Media related to Silkstone, Queensland at Wikimedia Commons