Northgate – 4013

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Northgate is 10km north of Brisbane CBD. Soon after the opening of the railway line in 1882 a Melbourne firm, McKenzie and Holland, opened a workshop immediately east of the railway station, then called Toombul. When the North Coast line was opened at the Toombul junction, the station’s name was changed to Northgate Junction (a combination of North Coast and Sandgate), and later was shortened to Northgate.

Surrounding suburbs: Banyo, Brisbane Airport, Geebung, Nundah, Virginia, Wavell Heights

Council hotline: (07) 3403 8888

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

Northgate Need to know

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  • Transport
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  • Community
  • Religious
Local Members Councillor Kim Flesser
Northgate Ward Office
Banyo Library / 284 St Vincents Rd, Banyo 4014
Phone: (07) 3403 2210
Email: northgate.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Jason Woodforth
Electorate: Nudgee
cnr Toombul and Melton Rds, Northgate 4013
Phone: (07) 3260 5326
Email: nudgee@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Wayne Swan
Electorate: Lilley
1162 Sandgate Rd, Nundah 4012
Phone: (07) 3266 8244
Email: wayne.swan.mp@aph.gov.au
Green waste collection Green waste collected fortnightly, alternate to the recycling collection
Recycling collection Recycling collected fortnightly
Rubbish collection General waste collected weekly on a Thursday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways Access to off road bike path: Toombul Rd at Northgate Train Station continuing to Nudgee Rd, Northgate 4013
Major Busway stations Centro Shopping Centre Bus Interchange: 1015 Sandgate Rd, Toombul 4012
Train station Northgate Train Station: Gympie St, Northgate 4013
24hr medical centre Prince Charles Hospital 24 Hr Emergency: Rode Rd, Chermside 4032
Phone: (07) 3139 4000
  Holy Spirit Private Hospital 24hr Emergency: 627 Rode Rd, Chermside 4032
Phone: (07) 3326 3320
Early learning centres Creative Garden Early Learning Centres: 17 Approach Rd, Banyo 4014
Phone: (07) 3267 8980
  Northgate Early Childhood Centre: 124 Northgate Rd, Northgate 4013
Phone: (07) 3266 1052
Hospitals Prince Charles Public Hospital: Rode Rd, Chermside 4032
Phone: (07) 3139 4000
  Holy Spirit Private Hospital: 627 Rode Rd, Chermside 4032
Phone: (07) 3326 3320
Library Brisbane City Council Libraries: 1 Bage St, Nundah 4012
Phone: (07) 3407 8701
Police Station Banyo Neighbourhood Police Beat: 21 Royal Pde, Banyo 4014
Phone: (07) 3000 6800
  Nundah Police Station: 1375 Sandgate Rd, Nundah 4012
Phone: (07) 3364 6110
Primary schools Northgate State School: 128 Amelia St, Nundah 4012
Phone: (07) 3370 2309
Secondary schools Wavell State High School: 112 White St, Wavell Heights 4012
Phone: (07) 3350 0333
Community centres Nundah Community Support Group: 1141 Sandgate Rd, Nundah 4012
Phone: (07) 3260 6113
Dog parks Northgate Reserve: Nudgee Rd, Northgate 4013
Entertainment facilities Event Cinema's Toombul: 1015 Sandgate Rd, Toombul 4012
Phone: (07) 3260 6444
Parks/Playgrounds Northgate Reserve: Nudgee Rd and Amelia, Bligh and Elwyn Sts, Northgate 4013
Features: Has playground, water, barbecues, BMX, skating and rollerblading
  Stanley Richardson Place (Road Reserve): Day Rd and Oates Pde, Northgate 4013
  Nudgee Rd Reserve: Gateway Motorway and Nudgee Rd, at Toombul Rd, Northgate 4013
  Progress Park (formerly NEPA Recreation Reserve): Ferguson Ave, Paterson Pde and O'Farrell Ave, Northgate 4013
Features: Has accessible toilets, playground, water, barbecues, wheelchair access, basketball half-court
Public pool Chermside Swimming Pool: 375 Hamilton Rd (Entry via Kittyhawk Drive), Chermside 4032
Phone: 1300 332 583
Features: Has aqua-aerobics, disabled access/facilities, heated pool, indoor pool, kiosk, leisure centre/water park, lifeguards, open in winter, outdoor pool, swimming lessons, water play
Public skate park Nundah Bowl: Flower St, Nundah 4012
Recreation facilities Toombul Bowling Club: cnr Flower St and Northgate Rd, Northgate 4013
Phone: (07) 3266 3442
Shopping centres Centro Shopping Centre: 1015 Sandgate Rd, Toombul 4012 (nearest)
Phone: (07) 3266 7122
Anglican Churches Anglican Church of Australia: 68 Cavendish St, Nundah 4012 (nearest)
Phone: (07) 3266 2174
Catholic Churches Catholic Church: 20 Cambage Rd, Northgate 4013
Phone: (07) 3256 7622
Presbyterian Presbyterian Church of Queensland: 14 Rode Rd, Nundah 4012
Phone: (07) 3216 4151

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