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Year 8: Springfield Excursion

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How to Reference Images


Visual References: All photos, pictures, diagrams and graphs are referred to as ‘Figure’, and centred, with no wrap-around text. Yours should look like this:

Figure 1
Age Groups in Springfield

Chart, pie chart

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Note:  The pie chart shows the proportions of various age groups living in Springfield. From “Springfield -  Suburb Profile Report”. By Smart Property Investment, 2021, (

Useful Resources

Queensland Government Statistician's Office, Queensland Treasury

Age-sex pyramid | City of Ipswich | Community profile

Urban Development Institute of Australia (Queensland)

Planning Institute of Australia

Queensland Government Statistician's Office

Australian Bureau of Statistics: 2021 Census Lesson Guide


Queensland Government: Springfield Lakes Regional Report 

Springfield City Group: Springfield 
Note all the different tabs you can access, including 'Master Plan'.

Springfield City Group: Welcome to Greater Springfield 

Australian Financial Review: A billionaire's plan to turbo-charge his private city 

Queensland Government: SE Queensland Regional Plan 2009-2031 

Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning: Shaping SEQ - South-East Queensland Regional Plan 2017 

Springfield City Group: Key facts about Springfield 

ABC News: Greater Springfield named Australia’s best master planned development 

Wikipedia: Greater Springfield, Queensland Sustainable cities - A strategy for a post-terrorised world 

Queensland Government Statistician's Office: Population growth, regional Queensland, 2019–20 

Australian Bureau of Statistics: 2016 Census Quick Statistics - Springfield (Ipswich, Qld) 

Greater Springfield Maps 

Lendlease Communities: Australia's best-planned development - Greater Springfield 

Lendlease Comminuties: Welcome to Springfield Lakes 

Greater Springfield Town Centre 

In Habitat: World's largest Vertical Garden Sets Guinness Record at Singapore’s Tree House 

National Geographic: This City Aims to Be the World's Greenest 

Investment Property Queensland: Western Growth Corridor - Property Research Report 


ABC: Local History Toowong

Wikipedia: Toowong

Toowong and District Historical Society Inc.

Brisbane Development: Mixed-use Toowong Town Center 'The Aviary' gets green light

Brisbane Times: Residents fear Toowong is becoming an 'overdeveloped' carpark

Landchecker: Toowong QLD 4066


Everywhere History: Indooroopilly - History

State Library of Queensland: Indooroopilly 

Indooroopilly News: Step into the Past Via the Indooroopilly Heritage Trail

Brisbane City Council: Eye on Indooroopilly Heritage Trail

Brisbane City Council: Indooroopilly Riverwalk

Brisbane City Council: Moggill Road Corridor Upgrade

Landchecker: Indooroopilly suburb profile


The House Detective: Lynne Grove House, Corinda

Queensland Places: Corinda

Wikipedia: Corinda, Queensland

Landchecker: Corinda QLD 4075

Your Neighbourhood: Corinda


Kenmore History: Kenmore Local History

Courier Mail: The suburb of Kenmore was named after this original farmhouse

Queensland Places: Kenmore

Wikipedia: Kenmore

Department of Transport and Main Roads: Kenmore Bypass Planning Study

Kenmore News: Kenmore seen as a Victim of Overdevelopment because of a State Government Planning Policy?