Woolloongabba – 4102

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Renowned the world over for being the site of the Brisbane Cricket Ground, known as “The Gabba”, Woolloongabba is 4km south of Brisbane CBD. Experts may be divided on the Aboriginal meaning of the name, between “whirling waters” (woolloon and capemm) or “fight talk place” (woolloon and gabba).

Surrounding suburbs: Brisbane City, Coorparoo, Dutton Park, East Brisbane, Kangaroo Point, West End

Council hotline: (07) 3403 8888

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

Woolloongabba Need to know

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Local Members Councillor Helen Abrahams
Gabba Ward
2 / 63 Annerley Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3403 2165
Email: thegabba.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Jackie Trad
Electorate: South Brisbane
Suite 1 / 90 Vulture St, West End
Phone: (07) 3255 3615
Email: South.Brisbane@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Hon Kevin Rudd MP
Electorate: Griffith
630 Wynnum Rd, Morningside 4170
Phone: (07) 3899 4031
Email: kevin.rudd.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 Wednesday* *collection varies according to St
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways Off-road bike path: From Fisher and Longlands Sts through Woolloongabba Rotary Park, Woolloongabba 4102
  Off-road bike path: From Lincoln St through Hanlon Park, Woolloongabba 4102
  Off-road bike path: O'Keefe St, Kent St, alongside Pacific Motorway, Woolloongabba 4102
  Off-road bike path: From Preston St through Langlands Park, Woolloongabba 4102
  On-road bike path: Deshon St, Park Rd, Fleurs St, Annerley Rd and Stanley St, Woolloongabba 4102
Major Busway stations Buranda Busway Station: O'Keefe St, Woolloongabba 4102
  Woolloongabba Busway Station: Cnr Main St and Stanley St, Woolloongabba 4102
Train station Buranda Train Station: Gillingham St, Woolloongabba 4102
  Park Rd Train Station: Quarry St, Woolloongabba 4102
Early learning centres PA Hospital Early Education Centre: Ipswich Rd, off O'Keefe St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3392 0039
  Nazareth Lutheran Early Learning Centre: 20 Hawthorne St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3891 1016
Hospitals Princess Alexandra Hospital: 199 Ipswich Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3176 2111
Police Station Woolloongabba Neighbourhood Police Beat: 6 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3008 6688
Primary schools Buranda State School: 24 Cowley St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 5896
Community centres Woolloongabba Senior Citizens Centre: 22 Qualtrough St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 7619
  St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland: 44 Taylor St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 8149
  Counselling & Wellbeing Centre Queensland: 2 Deshon St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3891 2273
  Queensland Russian Community Centre: 19 Lotus St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 3432
Dog parks Woolloongabba Rotary Park: Camberwell St, East Brisbane 4169
Entertainment facilities The Gabba: 411 Vulture St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: 1300 843 422
  The Princess Theatre: 8 Annerley Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3123 6911
Email: info@theprincesstheatre.com
Parks/Playgrounds Faversham St Park: Faversham St and South East Freeway, Woolloongabba 4102
  Hanlon Park: Cornwall St, Junction St, Myrtle St and Logan Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Features: Has playground, shelter and half-court basketball
  Leonard St Park: Annie St and Leonard St, Woolloongabba 4102
  Buranda Playground: Flower St and Sword St, Woolloongabba 4102
Features: Has playground and a shelter
  Preston St Park: Churchill St, Maynard St, Preston St, Salisbury St and Norman Creek, Woolloongabba 4102
  Woolloongabba Place: Main St and Stanley St, Woolloongabba 4102
Features: Has accessible water
Shopping centres Centro Buranda: Ipswich Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3857 5035
Anglican Churches Anglican Church of Australia: 70 Hawthorne St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 9401
Catholic Churches St Luke's Parish: 43 Taylor St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3336 9222
Other Russian Orthodox Church of St Seraphim: 60 Hawthorne St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: 0419 780 407
  Queensland Murrie Chaplains: 84 Park Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 1932
  Russian Orthodox Cathedral of St Nicholas: 344 Vulture St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: 0419 308 338
  Princess Theatre Church: 8 Annerley Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3391 3900
  Darul Uloom Islamic Academy of Brisbane: 6 Agnus St, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: (07) 3392 1310
  Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church: 163 Park Rd, Woolloongabba 4102
Phone: 0447 289 381

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