Swanbank is a suburb located in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. It is located about 40 kilometers west of the city of Brisbane. The suburb is primarily a residential area, with a mix of older and newer homes. Amenities in the area include a number of parks, a shopping center and a school. The suburb is also known for its proximity to the Swanbank Power Station, which is a large power generation facility that uses natural gas as its primary fuel source. Public transportation in the area includes buses and trains, and it is well-connected to the rest of Ipswich and Brisbane via major roadways.