Brighton – 4017

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The art deco arches at each end of the Hornibrook Bridge are the only remnants of the once landmark bridge that connected the city, via Brighton, with Redcliffe Peninsula. Brighton has a wonderful woodland wetland protected by the local government. This natural reserve is made up of three woods; namely Goodenia Woods, Pimelea Woods and Dianella Woods.

Surrounding suburbs: Bald Hills, Bracken Ridge, Deagon, Fitzgibbon, Geebung, Sandgate

Council hotline: 07 3667 6011

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

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Local Members Victoria Newton
Deagon Ward Office
Cliff St, Sandgate
Email: deagon.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Kerry Millard
Electorate: Sandgate
Shop 2 / Fifth Ave, Sandgate
Phone: 07 3269 7018
Email: sandgate@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Wayne Swan

1162 Sandgate Rd, Nundah
Phone: 8 3266 8244
Email: Wayne.Swan.MP@aph.gov.au
Green waste collection Green waste is collected fortnightly on Friday, alternate to recycling collections
Recycling collection Recycling is collected fortnightly on Friday
Refuse Tip : 1560 Nudgee Rd, Nudgee
Rubbish collection General household rubbish is collected each Friday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways Paved / Unpaved combined - Houghton H/way along Degaon Deviation, continue near Douglas St,around Third Lagoon reserve Peace Park,Wighton St, Agnew St ,Kempster St & continuing on to Sandgate Train Station.
  Paved Bikeway - Commencing Hougton Highway at Decker park, continuing along the esplanade thorugh Sandgate to Shorncliffe .
Train station Sandgate Train Station: Kennerley St, Sandgate
24hr medical centre Brighton Preschool: 2 North Rd, Brighton
Early learning centres Kids On Craig: 8 Craig St, Brighton
  Sandgate Brighton Child Care & Kindergarten Assn Inc: 132 Brighton Rd, Sandgate
  The Brighton Child Care & Preschool Centre: 10 Nathan St, Brifghton
Hospitals Penninsula Private Hospital: George St, Kippa Ring
  Redcliffe Public Hospital: Sheehan St, Redcliffe
Library Sandgate Library: 16 Second Av, Sandgate
Police Station Sandgate Police Station: Brighton Rd, Sandgate
Primary schools Sandgate Primary School,: 54 Rainbow St, Sandgate.
  Brighton Primary School, entrance either 28a Newport St, or 2 North Rd, Brighton.
  Nashville State Primary School: 186 Baskerville St, Brighton
  St Kieran's Catholic School: 15 Greenwood St, Brighton
Secondary schools St Patrick's Private College: 66 Park Pde,, Shorncliffe
  Bracken Ridge High School: 68 Barfoot St, Bracken Ridge
  Sandgate District High School: 41 Braun St, Deagon
Community centres Artrageous Community Arts Centre: 84-88 Loftus St, Deagon
  Kobbara Indigenous Playgroup Family Support: 421 Beams Rd, Taigum
  Sandgate Community Centre: 153 Rainbow St, Sandgate
  Sandgate Masonic Centre: 67 Rainbow St, Sandgate
Dog parks Decker Park: Twenty Fifth Ave, Brighton
  Curlew Park: Sinbad St, Sandgate
Entertainment facilities Boondall Entertainment Centre: Melaleuca Dr, Boondall
Parks/Playgrounds Tenth Avenue Park,: Tenth Avenue and Stanley Tce, Brighton
  Townsend St Park: Bradfield St, Whitman and Townsend Sts, Brighton
  Arundal St Park: Arundal, Bournewood, Bradfield and Whitman Sts and Queens Pde",Brighton,,,Brighton,Community,Parks / Playgrounds,Bald Hills Creek ,,,Evergreen St, adjoining Bald Hills Creek"
Phone: Bracken Ridge
  Stubbs St Park: Queens Pde and Stubbs St, Brighton
  Wakefield Park: Gloucester, Gordon, Kenbarry and Wickham Sts, Brighton
Features: Playground, water
  Brighton Park: Hornibrook Highway and Houghton Highway,
Features: Bikeway/walkway
  Speight St Park: Gordon and Speight Sts, Brighton
  Dowse Lagoon: Brighton Road and Brisbane St, Sandgate
  Massie St Park: Massie and Saul Sts, Brighton
  Decker Park: Flinders Parade, Hornibrook Highway and Twenty-fifth Avenue, Brighton
Features: Accessible toilets, playground, water, barbecues, wheelchair access, bikeway.
  North Rd Park: North Rd and Queens Pde, Brighton
  Third Lagoon Reserve: Baskerville and Douglas Sts and Bracken Ridge Rd, Brighton
Features: Playground, water, barbecues, shelter, BMX and rollerblading
  Saul St Park: Massie and Saul Sts, Brighton
  Pomona St Park: Pomona St, off Holmes St, Brighton
  Northcote St Park: Queens Pde and Speight St, Creton and Maclean Sts, Brighton
  Jill St Park: Jill St and West Ave, Brighton
Public pool Sandgate Swimming Pool: 231 Flinders Pde, Sandgate
Public skate park Deagon Skate Park: cnr Kempster and Board Sts, Deagon
Recreation facilities Sandgate Golf Club: 121 Friday St, Shorncliffe
  Sandgate And Districts Youth Tennis Association,: 83 Board St, Deagon
  Iceworld Olympic Ice Rink: 52 Sean St, Boondall
Shopping centres IGA Everyday: 353 Beaconsfield Tce, Brighton
  Woolworths: Lot 8 / Bowser Pde, Sandgate
  Shopping Centre: Barrett St, Bracken Ridge
Anglican Churches Anglican Church of Australia: 58 Rainbow St, Sandgate
Baptist Baptist Union of Queensland: 77 North St, Brighton
Catholic Churches Catholic Church: 3 Greenwood St, Brighton
Lutheran Lutheran Church of Australia Queensland District: cnr Maine Rd & Gerald Ave, Redcliffe
Other The Evergreen Taoist Church of Australia Ltd: 41 Depot Rd, Deagon
Presbyterian Presbyterian Church of Queensland: cnr Sandgate Rd & Gympie St, Virginia

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