Springfield, Queensland

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Karamea Avenue, Springfield, Queensland.jpg
Karamea Avenue, 2014
Population 6,618 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4300
Location 26 km (16 mi) from Brisbane GPO
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Bundamba
Federal Division(s) Oxley
Suburbs around Springfield:
Bellbird Park Camira Greenbank
Brookwater Springfield Greenbank
Springfield Central Springfield Lakes Springfield Lakes

Springfield is a suburb in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.[2]


Springfield was built as part of Greater Springfield, Australia's largest master-planned community.[3]

Springfield Anglican College was established in the suburb in 1998.


Springfield is connected to Brisbane CBD by the Centenary Motorway and the Springfield railway line, a branch of the Ipswich railway line that starts at Darra station, and extends to Springfield.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Springfield (Statistical Area 2)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Springfield (entry 45080)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 1 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "SEQRP and Greater Springfield". Planning Institute of Australia. Retrieved 1 November 2015. 
  4. ^ Brad Weier (7 June 2010). "Springfield railway 2 years early". The Queensland Times. Retrieved 10 March 2011. 

Further reading[edit]

  • McCreadie, Karen (2012), Stop not till the goal is reached : the 10 principles for fearless success that inspired Maha Sinnathamby to build a city, Milton, Qld. John Wiley & Sons Australia, ISBN 978-1-74246-856-3 

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Coordinates: 27°039′S 152°054′E / 27.650°S 152.900°E / -27.650; 152.900