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East Ipswich
East Ipswich is located in Queensland
East Ipswich
East Ipswich
Location in Queensland
Population 2,410 (2016 census)
 • Density 1,420/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4305
Area 1.7 km2 (0.7 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Ipswich
Federal Division(s) Blair
Suburbs around East Ipswich:
Basin Pocket Moores Pocket Moores Pocket
North Ipswich East Ipswich North Booval
Ipswich Newtown Booval

East Ipswich is a residential inner-city suburb of Ipswich in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, East Ipswich had a population of 2,410 people.


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

Places of worship

  • Apostolic Church Of Queensland, Kendall Street

Heritage listings

Kyeewa 2, East Ipswich, Queensland
The Kyeewa residence dates from around 1890.

East Ipswich has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

Sports facilities

  • Hockey/mixed use field
  • Vigoro ground which hosts seasonal competitions
  • West End Rugby league Football Club
  • Ipswich United Services Bowls Club


Ipswich East State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at Jacaranda Street (27°36′24″S 152°46′37″E / 27.6068°S 152.7769°E / -27.6068; 152.7769 (Ipswich East State School)). In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 373 students with 42 teachers (35 full-time equivalent) and 28 non-teaching staff (17 full-time equivalent). It includes a special education program.

Ipswich Positive Learning Centre is a specific-purpose primary and secondary (5-10) school at 12 Blackwood Street (27°36′21″S 152°46′41″E / 27.6057°S 152.7781°E / -27.6057; 152.7781 (Ipswich Positive Learning Centre)).

There is no general purpose secondary school in East Ipswich. The nearest secondary schools are Bremer State High School in Ipswich CBD and Bundamba State Secondary College in Bundamba.

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