Redbank Plains is a suburb located in the eastern side of the City of Ipswich. Not to be confused with the nearby suburb of Redbank, Redbank Plains is around 5 km from north to south. This relatively a large suburb compared to other Ipswich suburbs in the earlier days.
Development in the area began as part of the major growth in the Redbank area in the earlier part of the1960s. Redbank Plains became its own suburb as urbanisation in the Redbank area started. Prior to that, Redbank Plains was merely a small country village located some 5 km from the Redbank railway station.
Development in the Redbank vicinity started with the opening of the train station in 1874. A few basic services and buildings existed in the area back then. These include a State school, a post office and churches for Catholics, Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan. The Brisbane to Ipswich railway line spurred economic growth around the Redbank train station area. In those early days, there was also a quarry in the eastern part, while in the western section, there are the Blackheath other collieries.
Redbank Plains, which is about 30 km away from Brisbane, is surrounded by such suburbs as Collingwood Park, Redbank and Bellbird Park. Redbank Plains is also the location of the CP2 weather radar, which conducts important research for the Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research.
The Redbank Plains community enjoys the pleasure of quality living, economic development and necessary amenities and facilities. The suburb has several schools in it, including the Redbank Plains State primary school and a state high school. Redbank and Kruger State primary schools are also very accessible beyond the border of the suburb. Redbank Plains has a huge recreation area where residents can enjoy and relax. Shopping and commercial establishments are right the eastern border of the suburb.
Real estate development in the Redbank Plains suburb provides promising prospects for would-be investors. With a population of around 9,000 people in the 2006 census, the suburb looks forward to further growth.
Property investments in the area yield around 6% from rental revenues, with almost half of the residents living in rental properties. For any property management Redbank Plains assistance, you may contact real estate specialist MYPAD Rentals.
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