Birkdale – 4159

Birkdale

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Birkdale is 21km south of Brisbane city and lies within the Redland City Council area. It was named in 1880 by local landowner William Thorne after his birthplace, Birkdale in England. In the 1920s, poultry was a major industry in Birkdale

Surrounding suburbs: Alexandra Hills, Capalaba, Cleveland, Ormiston, Thorneside, Wellington Point

Council hotline: (07) 3829 8999

Council website: redland.qld.gov.au

Birkdale Need to know

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  • Utilities
  • Transport
  • Services
  • Community
  • Religious
Local Members Councillor Alan Beard
Redland City Council Division 8 (Birkdale South)
Phone: (07) 3829 8600
Email: alan.beard@redland.qld.gov.au
  Councillor Paul Bishop
Redland City Council Division 10 (Birkdale North)
Phone: (07) 3829 8605
Email: paul.bishop@redland.qld.gov.au
State Members Dr Mark Robson
Electorate: Cleveland
Kramer Place / 19 Waterloo St, Cleveland 4163
Phone: (07) 3286 2726
Email: cleveland@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Andrew Laming
Electorate: Bowman
10 / 32 Middle St, Cleveland 4163
Phone: (07) 3821 0155
Email: andrew.laming.mp@aph.gov.au
Birkdale Train Station: Napier St, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3207 1526
Green waste collection Green waste collected fortnightly, alternate to the recycling collection
Recycling collection Recycling collected fortnightly
Rubbish collection General waste collected weekly
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways Cycle friendly route : Sunnybay Dr to Old Cleveland Rd, Birkdale 4159
  Off road shared path: Judy Holt Sportsfield and Judy Holt Bushland Reserve, Birkdale 4159
  On road bicycle lane : Cnr Birkdale and Old Cleveland Rd to Randall Rd, Birkdale 4159
  Off road path : Birkdale Train Station along Birkdale Rd onto Old Cleveland Rd East, Birkdale 4159
Early learning centres Bay View Early Learning Centre: 8 Mary St, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3822 8888
  Bay Cottage and Bay View Early Learning Centre: 477 Old Cleveland Rd East, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3822 4444
Police Station Capalaba Policebeat Shopfront, Capalaba Park Shopping Centre (nearest): 150 / Cnt Mt Cotton and Redland-Bay Rds, Capalaba 4157
Phone: (07) 3843 8120
Primary schools Mary Mackillop Catholic Primary School: 10 Hardy Rd, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3822 5500
  Birkdale Primary School: Agnes St, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3286 0777
  Birkdale South Primary School: 451 Old Cleveland Rd East, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3820 4333
Secondary schools Redlands Private Christian College (nearest): 36 Anson Rd, Wellington Point 4165
Phone: (07) 3286 0222
  Wellington Point State High School (nearest): Badgen Rd, Wellington Point 4165
Phone: (07) 3820 4222
Dog parks Aquatic Paradise Park West: Commodore Dr, Birkdale 4159
  Three Paddocks Park: Thomas St, Birkdale 4159
Parks/Playgrounds Aquatic Paradise Park West: Commodore Dr, Birkdale 4159
Features: Has shelter, picnic area, water, bbq (electric), power, disabled toilets, playground, walking path, lighting, dog off leash area (unfenced)
  William Taylor Memorial Park: Mary St, Birkdale 4159
Features: Has shelter, picnic area, water, bbq (electric), power (key operated), toilets, playground, lighting
  Three Paddocks Park: Thomas St, Birkdale 4159
Features: Has excercise equipment, dog off leash area (fenced)
  Bailey Rd Park: Bailey Rd, Birkdale 4159
Features: Has shelter, picnic area, water, bbq (electric), power, playground, sports facilities, excercise equipment
  Byng Rd Park: Byng Rd, Birkdale 4159
Features: Has shelter, picnic area, water, playground, sports facilities
Public skate park Windemere Rd Park (nearest): Windemere Rd, Alexandra Hills 4161
Recreation facilities Howeston Golf Course: 100 Creek Rd, Birkdale 4159
Phone: (07) 3207 2452
Shopping centres Birkdale Village Shopping Centre: 180 Birkdale Rd, Birkdale 4159
Anglican Churches Anglican Church of Australia: 33 Thorne Rd, Birkdale 4159
Phone: 07) 3822 1110
Baptist Birkdale Baptist Church: 1 Jones Rd, Birkdale 4159
Phone: 07 3245 1781
Catholic Churches Catholic Church (nearest): St Anthonys Dr, Alexandra Hills 4161
Phone: (07) 3820 0100
Other Bayside Community Church (nearest): 1 / 9 Macarthur St, Alexandra Hills 4161
Phone: (07) 3824 5222
  Churches of Christ in Queensland (nearest): 51 Allenby, Alexandra Hills 4161
Phone: (07) 3824 5211

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