Margate – 4019

Margate

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Margate is 26 kilometres northeast of Brisbane, and part of the Moreton Bay Region. Margate Beach is a 2km redeveloped stretch spanning the length of the suburb, and features a timber boardwalk, viewing shelters, seating, and barbecue facilities with views to Moreton Island over sandy beaches and Moreton Bay.

Surrounding suburbs: Clontarf, Kippa-Ring, Redcliffe, Scarborough, Shorncliffe, Woody Point

Council hotline: (07) 3205 0555

Council website: moretonbay.qld.gov.au/

Margate Need to know

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  • Utilities
  • Transport
  • Services
  • Community
  • Religious
Local Members Councillor Koliana Winchester
Moreton Bay Regional Council Division 6
220 Gympie Rd, Strathpine 4500
Phone: (07) 3283 0411
Email: koliana.winchester@moretonbay.qld.gov.au
State Members Scott Driscoll
Electorate: Redcliffe
Suite 35, Level 1 / Cnr Anzac Ave and Sutton St, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3284 2667
Email: redcliffe@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members The Hon Yvette D'Ath
Electorate: Petrie
40 Hornibrook Esp, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3284 8008
Email: yvette.dath.mp@aph.gov.au
Green waste collection Green waste (trees, bushes, branches, pruning’s, palm fronds, grass cuttings).
: 261 Duffield Rd, Redcliffe 4020
Features: Open 7 days except Christmas Day. Fees apply.
Also facilities at Bunya , Dakabin and Caboolture.
Recycling collection Recyclable waste household bins are serviced fortnightly ( contact council for specific days)
Phone: (07) 3205 0555
Refuse Tip Open 7 days except Christmas Day. Fees apply.
Also facilities at Bunya , Dakabin and Caboolture.: 261 Duffield Rd, Redcliffe 4020
Rubbish collection General waste household bins are serviced weekly (contact council for specific days).




Phone: (07) 3205 0555
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013


Phone: 1300 086 489
Bikeways to Scotts Point Progress Park Woody Point : Margate Pde , Margate 4019
Major Busway stations Hornibrook Bus Lines is Redcliffe Peninsulas only public transport system.
Early learning centres Whiz Kids Early Learning Centre: Cnr Balmoral & Windsor Sts, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3883 3388
Hospitals Redcliffe Public Hospital (nearest) : Anzac Ave, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3883 7777
Features: 24 Hr Emergency
Library Redcliffe Library (nearest): 476 Oxley Ave, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3283 0311
Police Station Margate Police Beat: 213 Oxley Ave, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3384 2022
Primary schools Humpybong State School: Ernest St, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3385 1666
Secondary schools Clontarf Beach State High School (nearest): King St, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3480 4777
Tertiary Education Brisbane North Institute of Tafe Redcliffe (nearest) : 64-68 Klinger Rd, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: 131248
Entertainment facilities Hoyts Cinemas, Peninsula Fair Shopping Centre Kippa-Ring (nearest) : 272 Anzac Ave, Kippa-Ring 4021
Phone: (07) 3889 5624
Parks/Playgrounds Langdon Park : Langdon St, Margate 4019
  Barry Bolton Park : Victoria Ave, Jull St , Margate 4019
Public pool Redcliffe War Memorial Pool , High Performance Centre (nearest) : Sydney St, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3883 2128
Features: Fully enclosed 50m 8 lane Olympic size heated pool, 18.3m heated learn to swim pool, baby wading pool, bbq and playground equipment, undercover grandstand, 2 indoor heated learn to swim pools and coaching and training programs. Wheelchair access.
Public skate park Redcliffe Skate Park , Youth Centre (nearest): Cnr Anzac and Oxley Avenues, Redcliffe 4020
Features: Part of the "Ramp Up Program", a free youth local skateboarding, bmx and scooter development program for youth aged 5-17 years.
Refer to council website for details.
Recreation facilities Langdon Park: Mabel St, Margate 4019
Features: Little Athletics, Triathlon, Running.
Shopping centres Margate Village Shopping Centre: 270 Oxley Ave, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3284 8044
Baptist Margate Baptist Church: 25 Duffield Rd, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3204 7815
Lutheran Grace Lutheran Church Redcliffe (nearest) : cnr Maine Rd & Gerald Ave, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3883 1144
Other Jehovah's Witnesses: Lavelle Ct, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3284 7383

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