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Condon is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 5,779 (2016 census)
 • Density 1,090/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Established 1968
Postcode(s) 4815
Area 5.3 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
Location 15 km (9 mi) from Townsville
LGA(s) City of Townsville
State electorate(s) Thuringowa
Federal Division(s) Herbert
Suburbs around Condon:
Bohle Plains Kirwan Thuringowa Central
Gumlow Condon Douglas
Mount Stuart
Gumlow Rasmussen Rasmussen

Condon is a suburb of Townsville in the City of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Condon had a population of 5,779 people.


Thuringowa State High School is a government secondary (7-12) school for boys and girls at 26 - 54 Vickers Road South (19°20′11″S 146°43′08″E / 19.3365°S 146.7190°E / -19.3365; 146.7190 (Thuringowa State High School)). In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 726 students with 64 teachers (63 full-time equivalent) and 45 non-teaching staff (33 full-time equivalent). It includes a special education program.

Shalom Christian College is a private primary and secondary (Prep-12) school for boys and girls at 190 Hervey's Range Road (19°19′11″S 146°42′40″E / 19.3197°S 146.7110°E / -19.3197; 146.7110 (Shalom Christian College)). In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 251 students with 25 teachers (24 full-time equivalent) and 54 non-teaching staff (46 full-time equivalent).

There are no government primary schools in Condon. The nearest government primary schools are the Weir State School in Thuringowa Central, The Willows State School in Kirwan and Rasmussen State School in Rasmussen, all neighbouring suburbs.

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