Balmoral – 4171


About Balmoral

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Balmoral is 9km east of the CBD and takes its name from the anglicised version of Baile Mhoireil which is Scottish Gaelic for “beautiful residence” or “majestic castle”.

Surrounding suburbs: Bulimba, Hawthorne, Morningside, New Farm, Newstead, Norman Park

Council hotline: (07) 3403 8888

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Balmoral Need to know

  • Government Contacts
  • Utilities
  • Transport
  • Services
  • Community
Local Members Councillor Shayne Sutton
Morningside Ward Office
Ground floor / 63 Oxford St, Bulimba
Phone: (07) 3407 8200
State Members Aaron Dillaway
Electorate: Bulimba
Tenancy 2 / 630 Wynnum Rd, Morningside
Phone: (07) 3399 9492
Federal Members Hon Kevin Rudd MP
Federal Member for Griffith
630 Wynnum Rd, Morningside
Phone: (07) 3899 4031
Green waste collection Green waste collected fortnightly on Tuesday, alternate to the recycling collection
Recycling collection Recycling collected fortnightly on Tuesday
Rubbish collection General waste collected weekly on Tuesday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways Off-road: through Kuranda Street Park,
  On-road bike path: Along Lytton Rd, Wentworth Parade and Riding Rd,
Secondary schools Balmoral State High School: Cnr Thynne & Lytton Rds, Balmoral 4171
Phone: (07) 3823 8588
Community centres Balmoral Uniting Community Centre: 19 Rogoona St, Morningside 4170
Phone: (07) 3399 7755
Entertainment facilities Balmoral Cineplex: 168 Oxford St, Bulimba 4171
Phone: (07) 3395 6086
Parks/Playgrounds Quinn St Park: Kuranda St, Quinn St and Thynne Rd, Balmoral 4171
  Taylor St Park: Taylor St, near Michael St, Balmoral 4171
  Portside Place Park: Coutts St and Portside Pl, Balmoral 4171
  Vic Lucas Park: Bulimba Pde, Coutts St and Quay St, adjoining Brisbane River, Balmoral 4171
Features: Has playground, accessible toilets, water, barbecue, shelter, wheelchair access, basketball half-court
  Aloomba St Park: Aloomba St, Suvla St and Bexley Ave, Balmoral 4171
  Tugulawah Park: Apollo Rd, near Hood St, Balmoral 4171
Features: Has a shelter
  Pollock St Park: Fisherman's Bend and Pollock St, Balmoral 4171
  Bulimba Memorial Park: Barramul St, Godwin St, Oxford St and Stuart St, Balmoral 4171
Features: Has playground, accessible toilets, water and shelter
  Andrew St Park: Andrew St and Oxford St, Balmoral 4171
  Fisherman's Bend Park: Fisherman's Bend off Main Ave, Balmoral 4171
  Johnston Park Banya St: Johnston St and Lang St, Balmoral 4171
Features: Has playground, water, basketball half-court
  Kuranda St Park: Bentley St, Kuranda St and Sphinx St, Balmoral 4171
  Myuna St Park: Andrew St, Bolan St, Myuna St and Lytton Rd, Balmoral 4171
  Merry St Park: Kenbury St, Bulimba St and Merry St, Balmoral 4171
Shopping centres Oxford Place: 177 Oxford St, Bulimba 4171

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