Woodend, Queensland facts for kids
Ipswich Grammar School sports oval, 2016
|LGA(s)||City of Ipswich|
|State electorate(s)||Electoral district of 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
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