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Sports oval at Ipswich Grammar School in Woodend, Queensland.jpg
Ipswich Grammar School sports oval, 2016
Population 1,535 (2011)
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.

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.


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

Parks and Sports Facilities

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

Places of worship

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

Coordinates: 27°36′S 152°45′E / 27.6°S 152.75°E / -27.6; 152.75

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