Eagle Farm – 4009

Eagle Farm

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Eagle Farm first appeared as a name in 1839, identifying a cultivation area in convict era Brisbane. Presumably, the name was derived from the presence of wedge-tailed eagles in the area. The Eagle Farm Women’s Prison and Factory, a Queensland Heritage registered site since 1990, was opened in 1829 in an attempt to separate male and female prisoners. Despite additional fortifications, rendezvous between prisoners still occurred and by July 1839 the prison was closed.

Surrounding suburbs: Ascot, Brisbane Airport, Hamilton, Hendra, Morningside, Pinkenba

Council hotline: (07) 3403 8888

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

Eagle Farm Need to know

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  • Religious
Local Members Councillor David McLachlan
Hamilton Ward
42 Racecourse Rd, Hamilton
Phone: (07) 3403 1095
Email: hamilton.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Tim Nicholls
Electorate: Clayfield
Shop 1 / 729 Sandgate Rd, Clayfield
Phone: (07) 3262 8819
Email: clayfield@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members The Hon Teresa Gambaro
Electorate: Brisbane
209 Days Rd, Grange
Phone: (07) 3356 1555
Email: teresa.gambaro.mp@aph.gov.au
  The Hon Wayne Swan
Federal Member for Lilley
1162 Sandgate Rd, Nundah
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 on a Wednesday
Rubbish collection General waste collected weekly on a Wednesday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways On-road: Nudgee Rd and Lamington Ave to Gateway Motorway Bike Path, Hamilton 4007
Ferry stops Northshore Hamilton Ferry: Northshore Riverside Park, Macarthur Ave, Hamilton 4007
  Bretts Wharf: Kingsford Smith Dr and Riverview Tce, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 13 12 30
Train station Doomben Train Station: Lamington Ave, Doomben 4007
Phone: (07) 3260 8285
24hr medical centre Royal Brisbane Public and Womens Hospital 24 hr Emergency (nearest): Butterfield St, Herston 4006
Phone: (07) 3636 8111
Early learning centres Tadpoles Early Learning Centre (nearest): 2 The Boulevard, Brisbane Airport 4009
Phone: (07) 3114 7240
  The Joey Club: The Boulevard, Brisbane Airport 4009
Phone: (07) 3114 1270
  Ascot Early Childhood Centre: 9 Alexandra Rd, Ascot 4007
Phone: (07) 3268 4377
  Hamilton House Early Childhood Centre: 56 Kent St, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 3868 3081
Hospitals Royal Brisbane Public and Womens Hospital (nearest): Butterfield St, Herston 4006
Phone: (07) 3636 8111
Library Hamilton Library: 44 Racecourse Rd, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 3403 8888
Police Station Hendra Police Station (nearest): 485 Nudgee Rd, Hendra 4011
Primary schools Hamilton Primary School: 71 Oxford St, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 3268 1985
  Ascot Primary School: Cnr Pringle and Anthony St, Ascot 4007
Phone: (07) 3326 9333
  C&K Ascot Centenary Kindergarten: 99 Kitchener Rd, Ascot 4007
Phone: (07) 3268 1801
Secondary schools St Margarets Anglican Private Girls School: 11 Petrie St, Ascot 4007
Phone: (07) 3862 0777
  Hendra Secondary College: Widdop St, Hendra 4011
Phone: (07) 3262 7433
Entertainment facilities Dendy Cinemas, Portside Wharf (nearest): Remora Rd, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 3137 6000
Recreation facilities Royal Queensland Golf Club: 431 Curtain Ave, Eagle Farm 4009
Phone: (07) 3633 6555
  Hamilton Bowling Club: 304 Lancaster Rd, Ascot 4007
Phone: (07) 3268 1841
Shopping centres Portside Wharf: Cnr Remora Rd and Hercules St, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 3868 5111
  DFO Brisbane: 1 Airport Dr, Brisbane Airport
Phone: (07) 3350 9250
Anglican Churches St Augustine's Anglican Church of Australia: 9 Charlton St, Hamilton 4007
Phone: (07) 3268 3935
Baptist Clayfield Baptist Church: 110 Alexandra Rd, Ascot 4007
Phone: 0448 140 356
Presbyterian Presbyterian Church of Queensland: 58 Charlton St, Ascot 4007
Phone: (07) 3261 4151

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