Woodend, Queensland

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Sports oval at Ipswich Grammar School in Woodend, Queensland.jpg
Ipswich Grammar School sports oval, 2016
Population 1,535 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4305
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Electoral district of Ipswich
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around Woodend:
Brassall Brassall North Ipswich
Coalfalls Woodend North Ipswich
Sadliers Crossing Ipswich Ipswich

Woodend is an inner-city suburb of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. Its northern and eastern border is defined by the meandering course of the Bremer River. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 1,535.[1]

The origin of the suburb name is from the name given to the residence of Arthur Macalister, a Scottish migrant who became the second Premier of Queensland.[2]


Woodend has no train station, however it is serviced by the nearby Ipswich Station.


Parks and Sports Facilities[edit]

  • Woodend Park
  • Smith Park
  • Timothy Molony Park (Owned by Saint Mary's Catholic Parish)

Places of worship[edit]

  • St Mary's Catholic Church, cnr Roseberry and Elizabeth Streets


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Woodend (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Place name details

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Coordinates: 27°36′S 152°45′E / 27.600°S 152.750°E / -27.600; 152.750