Deception Bay – 4508

Deception Bay

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Deception Bay was named in 1823 by Lieutenant John Oxley, who thought the bay was a river and because of his mistake and the shallowness, named it Pumice Stone River; he later changed the name to Deception Bay.

Surrounding suburbs: Burpengary, Dakabin, Kippa-Ring, Mango Hill, Morayfield, Rothwell

Council hotline: (07) 3205 0555

Council website: moretonbay.qld.gov.au

Deception Bay Need to know

  • Government Contacts
  • Utilities
  • Services
  • Community
  • Religious
Local Members Councillor Peter Flannery

1 / 260 Morayfield Rd, Morayfield 4506
Phone: (07) 5428 7755
Email: peter.flannery@moretonbay.qld.gov.au
  Councillor Julie Greer

220 Gympie Rd, Strathpine 4500
Phone: (07) 3480 6705
Email: julie.greer@moretonbay.qld.gov.au
State Members Reg Gulley MP
Electorate: Murrumba
T1.18 / 743 Deception Bay Rd, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3293 1069
Email: murrumba@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Yvette D-Ath MP
Electorate: Petrie
40 Hornibrook Esplanade, Clontarf 4019
Phone: (07) 3284 8008
Email: yvette.d'ath@aph.qld.gov.au
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)
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).





Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013

Phone: 1300 086 489
Early learning centres Tadpoles Early Learning Centre: Deception Bay Rd, Deception 4508
Phone: (07) 3204 2999
  Goodstart Early Learning Centre: 2-8 Mariner Blvd, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: 1800 222 543
Hospitals Redcliffe Public Hospital (nearest) : Anzac Ave, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: (07) 3883 7777
Features: 24 Hr Emergency
Library Deception Bay Library: Bayview Tce, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3203 1094
Police Station Deception Bay Police Station: Deception Bay Rd, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3385 4000
Primary schools Deception Bay Primary School: King St, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3897 2444
Secondary schools Deception Bay State High School: Government St, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3897 2222
Tertiary Education Brisbane North Institute of Tafe Redcliffe (nearest) : 64-68 Klinger Rd, Redcliffe 4020
Phone: 131 248
Dog parks Deception Bay foreshore from the boat ramp adjacent to Wallin Ave to Webster Rd, but only along the walking path (trial period): Wallin Ave, Deception Bay 4508
Features: On leash area
  Windlass Park : Windlass St, Deception Bay 4508
Features: Off leash, fenced dog enclosure only
  Deception Bay foreshore between Seaview Parade and Windlass Street: Seaview Pde, Deception Bay 4508
Features: Off leash
  Deception Bay foreshore between Wallin Ave and Beach Rd: Wallin Ave, Deception Bay 4508
Features: Off leash
Parks/Playgrounds Apex Park Deception Bay: Captain Cook Pde, Deception Bay 4508
Features: Facilities include toilets, electric BBQ's, picnic tables, seats, play equipment, shelter and car parking. Wheelchair access
Public pool Deception Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre: Maine Tce, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3203 0055
Features: 50 metre olympic pool, wading pool, enclosed heated lesson pool, toddlers' pool and play area, gymnasium and fitness room. Wheelchair access.
Public skate park Deception Bay Skate Park : Maine Tce, Deception Bay 4508
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 Zammit Oval: Zammit St, Deception Bay 4508
Features: Little Athletics, Amateur Athletics, Racing Pigeons
  Progress Park: Old Bay Rd, Deception Bay 4508
Features: Soccer, Cricket
  Deception Bay sports Centre : Maine Tce, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3293 0166
Features: Rugby League, Tennis, Skate park, PCYC
Shopping centres Deception Bay shopping Centre: Bay Ave, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3204 7144
Baptist Dbay Baptist Church : 26 Silver St, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3204 1311
Presbyterian Presbyterian Church of Queensland: 155-157 Maine Tce, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3204 1691
Uniting Churches Deception Bay Uniting Church : Webster Rd & Deception Bay Rd, Deception Bay 4508
Phone: (07) 3048 524

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