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is a suburb of Ipswich
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. Tivoli State School is located within the suburb.
In 1932 two of the Tivoli rugby league
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club's players, Hector Gee and Les Heidke
Les Heidke was an Australian rugby league footballer of the 1930s and 40s. An Australian international and Queensland interstate representative forward, he played club football in Queensland with Ipswich's Tivoli, West End and Rialto clubs, as well as for Wide Bay...
were selected to play for the Australian national team.