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Queenstown
AdelaideSouth Australia
Postcode: 5014
Location: 10 km (6 mi) from CBD
LGA: City of Port Adelaide Enfield
State District: Cheltenham
Federal Division: Port Adelaide
Suburbs around Queenstown:
Port Adelaide Port Adelaide Port Adelaide
West Lakes Queenstown Alberton and Cheltenham
Royal Park Hendon Albert Park

Queenstown is a north-western suburb of Adelaide about 10.5 km from the CBD, in the state of South Australia, Australia and the city council area of Port Adelaide Enfield.

History

The first Queenstown Post Office opened around 1865 and closed around 1869. An Alberton West office was renamed Queenstown East in 1948, then Queenstown in 1966 before closing in 1976.

The former Whittaker Memorial Primitive Methodist Church, later the Queenstown Church of Christ, at 193-195 Port Road, is listed on the South Australian Heritage Register.

Coordinates: 34°51′S 138°30′E / 34.85°S 138.5°E / -34.85; 138.5fr:Queenstown (Cap-Oriental)


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