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Wilston is 5km north of Brisbane city and was once occupied by the Aboriginal Turrbal clan. The suburb was first regarded as an outlying district of Newmarket and was named after Wilston House (c1876) in Watson Street, Newmarket, the home built by the Honourable William Wilson MLC, who settled in the district in 1868.

Surrounding suburbs: Alderley, Grange, Herston, Lutwyche, Newmarket, Windsor

Council hotline: (07) 3403 0254

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

Wilston Need to know

  • Government Contacts
  • Utilities
  • Transport
  • Services
  • Community
  • Religious
Local Members Councillor Vicki Howard

Shop 11 / 31 Duncan Street, Fortitude Valley
Phone: (07) 3403 0254
Email: central.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Robert Cavallucci MP
Electorate: Brisbane Central
Unit 2, Hill House / 541 Boundary Street, Spring Hill
Phone: 07 3832 1322
Email: Brisbane.central@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Teresa Gambaro MP
Federal Member for Brisbane
209 Days Road, Grange
Phone: (07) 3356 1555
Email: Teresa.Gambaro.MP@aph.gov.au
Green waste collection Green waste collected fortnightly on Tuesday, alternate to recycling collections
Recycling collection Recycling collected fortnightly on Tuesday
Rubbish collection General household rubbish collected each Tuesday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Train station Wilston Station: Lamont Rd, Wilston
Early learning centres St. Columbas OSHC: Kedron Brook Rd, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 0106
  Nurseryland Early Childhood Learning Centres: Cnr Lovedale & Inglis Sts, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 7527
  C&K Wilston Community Childcare Centre: 250 Newmarket Rd, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 3067
  Little Ducks Childcare Wilston: 169 Newmarket Road, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 8100
Primary schools Wilston State School: Primrose St, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3552 8444
  St. Columba's Catholic Primary School: Kedron Brook Rd, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 9866
Parks/Playgrounds Wilston Place Park: Hewitt, Katherine and Macgregor Sts, Wilston
  Ruby Robinson Reserve: Granville and Noble Sts, Wilston
Features: Bikeway/walkway
  Langley Avenue Park: Langley Ave and Granville, Munna and Murray Sts, Wilston
Features: Playground, water, wheelchair access, bikeway/walkway, soccer field
  Hinkler Park: Main Ave and Silvester St, Wilston
Anglican Churches St Alban's Church: Cnr Lovedale and Inglis St, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 0030
Catholic Churches St. Columba's Church: 170 Kedron Brook Rd, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3352 1730
Presbyterian Wilston Presbyterian Church: 28 Macgregor St, Wilston
Phone: (07) 3356 4124

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