Moorooka – 4105

Moorooka

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Moorooka was originally occupied by the Australian Aboriginal Jagera tribe before European settlement. The word Moorooka is an indigenous word, either meaning “iron bark”, referring to the numerous iron bark trees in the area, or “long nose”, referring to Mount Toohey at the suburb’s periphery. The suburb is about 9km from Brisbane city.

Surrounding suburbs: Annerley, Rocklea, Salisbury, Tarragindi, Yeerongpilly, Yeronga

Council hotline: (07) 3403 8888

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

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Local Members Councillor Steve Griffiths
Moorooka Ward Office
Shop 2 / 122 Beaudesert Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3403 1730
Email: moorooka.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Carl Judge MP
Electorate: Yeerongpilly
3 / 116 Beaudesert Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3848 4410
Email: yeerongpilly@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Graham Perrett MP
Electorate: Moreton
Suite 106, Sunnybank Times Square, / 250 McCullough Street, Sunnybank 4109
Phone: (07) 3344 2622
Email: graham.perrett.mp@aph.gov.au
Green waste collection Green waste is collected fortnightly on Friday, alternate to recycling collections
Recycling collection Recycling collected fortnightly on Friday
Rubbish collection General household rubbish collected each Friday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways Off-road bike path: Moolabin Park and Poinciana Park joined by an on-road route through Wharton Street, Kiltie Street and Bohain Street., Moorooka 4105
Train station Moorooka Train Station: 1151 Ipswich Rd, Moorooka 4105
Early learning centres C&K Moorooka Community Kindergarten: Blomfield Street, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3392 7306
  St Brendan's Child Care Centre: 80 Hamilton Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3275 1741
  Moorooka Family Day Care: 180 Beadesert Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3392 8350
  Moorooka Early Learning Centre: 14 Sherley Street, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3892 4429
Police Station Mooroka Station: 52 Hamilton Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3426 7122
Primary schools St Brendan's Catholic Primary School: 17 Hawtreet Street, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3275 2081
Parks/Playgrounds Pegg's Park: Goodwin Terrace, Koala Road and Vendale Avenue, Moorooka 4105
Features: Playground, barbecue, wheelchair access, half-court basketball
  Northview Outlook: Tennessee Avenue, Moorooka 4105
  Moorooka Lions Bicentennial Picnic Ground: Gow Street and Ipswich Road, adjoining Moolabin creek Moorooka, Moorooka 4105
  Abel Street Park: Abel Street, Anson Street and Robinson Street, Moorooka 4105
  Poinciania Park: Bohain Street, Delville Avenue, Ipswich Road and Longueval Street, Moorooka 4105
  Stimpson Park: Colebrook Avenue and Ipswich Road, Moorooka 4105
  Vendale Avenue Park (no 118A-120): Vendale Avenue, Moorooka 4105
  Vendale Avenue Park: Koala Road, Vendale Avenue and Weir Street, Moorooka 4105
  Tonks Street Park: Beadesert Road and Tonks Street, Moorooka
  Mayfield Gardens: Mayfield Road and Tarragindi Road, Moorooka 4105
  Moolabin Park: Citrus Street, Vendale Avenue and Wharton Street, Moorooka 4105
Features: Playground, water, barbecue and shelters
  Luxworth Street Park: Beaudesert Road and Tarragindi Road, Moorooka 4105
  Clifton Street Park: Clifton Street and Fleurs Street, Moorooka 4105
  Alexander Park: Beaudesert Road, Blomfield Street and Currey Avenue, Moorooka 4105
  George Bridges Park: Mayfield Road, Tarragindi Road and Vendale Avenue, Moorooka 4105
  Feldt Street Part: Feldt Street and Vendale Avenue, Moorooka 4105
  Hilview Terrace Park: Hillview Terrace, Koala Road and Vendale Avenue, Moorooka 4105
  Kiltie Street Park: Bohain Street, Delville Avenue and Kiltie Street, Moorooka 4105
  Koala Park: Koala Road, Vendale Avenue, Weird Street and Woodlea Street, Moorooka 4105
Features: Playground and barbecues
  John Bright Street Park: Cobden Street, Gladstone Street and John bright Street adjoining Rocky Water Holes Creek, Moorooka 4105
Public pool Moorooka State School: Sherley Street, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3426 5333
Public skate park Muriel Avenue Park: Muriel Avenue, adjoining Rock Water Holes Creek, Moorooka 4105
Features: Barbecues, water, half-court basketball
Recreation facilities Moorooka Bowls Club: 76 Koala Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3848 8285
Shopping centres Moorooka Woolworths Centre: 132 Beaudesert Road, Moorooka 4105
Catholic Churches Catholic Church: 88 Hamilton road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3277 2583
Other Bethel Christian Fellowship: 108 Beaudesert Road, Moorooka 4105
  Rising Sun International: Corner of Beaudesert Road and Pampas Street, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3161 7311
Uniting Churches Tongan Uniting Church: 38 Kiltie Street, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3848 6990
  Uniting Church in Australia: 51 Mayfield Road, Moorooka 4105
Phone: (07) 3892 4100

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