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Ropeley
Queensland
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Ropeley Immanuel Lutheran Church, 2006
Population 232 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4343
LGA(s) Lockyer Valley Region
State electorate(s) Lockyer
Federal Division(s) Wright
Suburbs around Ropeley:
Lower Tenthill Woodlands Blenheim
Upper Tenthill Ropeley Blenheim
Upper Tenthill Ingoldsby Rockside

Ropeley is a locality in the Lockyer Valley Region, Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 census, Ropeley had a population of 232 people.

History

Rosenblatt family posing outside a wooden dwelling, Ropeley, Queenslandf
Rosenblatt family posing outside a wooden dwelling, Ropeley, Queensland

The Deep Gully Provisional School opened in 1890 and in 1892 was renamed Ropeley Provisional School. On 2 Sep 1901 it became Ropeley State School. The school celebrated its centenary in 1990.

Facilities

Reflecting its German heritage, Ropeley has one church, the Ropeley Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Ropeley has two cemeteries:

  • Ropeley Immanuel Lutheran cemetery, adjacent to the church
  • Ropeley Scandinavian Lutheran cemetery, associated with the former Scandinavian Lutheran congregation
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