Clontarf – 4019


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Named after a coastal suburb of Dublin in Ireland, Clontarf is a suburb of the Moreton Bay Region in the south-west of the Redcliffe peninsula, approximately 29 kilometres north-northeast of Brisbane. Pelican Park is known for its kite flying conditions, and on weekends many kites can be seen flying above Clontarf from the Hornibrook Bridge.

Surrounding suburbs: Kippa-Ring, Margate, Redcliffe, Rothwell, Scarborough, Woody Point

Council hotline: (07) 3205 0555

Council website:

Clontarf 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
State Members Scott Driscoll MP
Electorate: Redcliffe
Suite 35, Level 1 / Cnr Anzac Ave and Sutton St, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3284 2667
Federal Members Yvette D-Ath MP
Electorate: Petrie
40 Hornibrook Esp, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3284 8008
Green waste collection Green waste (trees, bushes, branches, pruning’s, palm fronds, grass cuttings).
Open 7 days except Christmas Day. Fees apply.
Also facilities at Bunya, Dakabin and Caboolture.: 261 Duffield Rd, Redcliffe 4020
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 Pelican Park to Apex Park : Hornibrook Esp, Clontarf 4019
Major Busway stations Hornibrook Bus Lines is Redcliffe Peninsulas only public transport system.
Early learning centres Clontarf World of Learning: 336 Elizabeth Ave, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3883 2230
Hospitals Redcliffe Public Hospital (nearest) : Anzac Ave, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3883 7777
Features: 24 Hr Emergency
Police Station Margate Police Beat (nearest) : 213 Oxley Ave, Margate 4019
Phone: (07) 3384 2022
Primary schools Grace Lutheran Private Primary School: 18 Maine Rd, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3283 0011
  Clontarf Beach State School: 117 Elizabeth Ave, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3897 5888
Secondary schools Clontarf Beach State High School: King St, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3480 4777
Tertiary Education Brisbane North Institute of Tafe Redcliffe (nearest) : 64-68 Klinger Rd, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: 131 248
Dog parks Any beach between the Houghton Highway and Woody Point Jetty, Clontarf and Woody Point: Hornibrook Esp, Clontarf 4019
Features: On leash
Parks/Playgrounds Pelican Park, Bells Beach: Hornibrook Esp, Clontarf 40019
Features: The Redcliffe Visitor Information Centre is located in Pelican Park and visitors can watch pelican feeding at 10am daily. Pelican Park also has a half -court basketball and is a popular spot for kite flying and kite surfing. Jet skiing is permitted at Bells Beach. Pelican Park is also home to the Liberty Swing - a revolutionary concept in playground equipment for people in electric or standard type wheelchairs. Dogs on leads are permitted on the beach. Facilities include barbeques, covered picnic tables, boat ramp, play equipment, bikeways, toilets & disabled access.
Keys to the liberty swing are available from the information booth located just in front of the playground
Public pool Settlement Cover Lagoon (nearest): Redcliffe Pde, Redcliffe 4020
Features: Swimming lagoon, wading pools, bbq areas, bikeways picnic shelters, playgrounds, amenities and beach showers. Wheelchair access
  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 Ave, 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 Redcliffe Clay Target Gun Club: Duffield Rd, Clontarf 4019
  Ray Frawley fields: Silcock St, Clontarf 4019
Features: Cricket, rugby Union, Softball
Redcliffe Junior Rugby Union Club, Redcliffe Senior Rugby Union Club, Peninsula Eagles Softball Club.
  KR Benson park: Marine Rd, Clontarf 4019
Features: Netball
  Dalton Park: Marine Rd , Clontarf 4019
Features: Football (soccer)
Shopping centres Margate Village Shopping Centre (nearest) : 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

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