Kelvin Grove – 4059

Kelvin Grove

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Kelvin Grove is 3km from Brisbane CBD. This hilly suburb takes its name from Kelvin Grove Park in Glasgow, Scotland. From 1901 until 1968 electric trams travelled along Kelvin Grove Road. The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) campus and the Queensland Academy of Creative Industries are located here.

Surrounding suburbs: Bowen Hills, Herston, Newmarket, Red Hill, Spring Hill, Wilston

Council hotline: (07) 3403 0254

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

Kelvin Grove Need to know

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  • 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
Major Busway stations QUT Kelvin Grove
Early learning centres C&K QUT Kelvin Grove Community Childcare Centre: 9 School St, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3352 4956
  Kelvin Grove Kindy Land Pre-School & Child Care Centre: Cnr Dunsmore & Franklin Sts, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3356 8153
  Dunlop Day Care: 15 Park Street, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3369 9062
  KG OSHC: L'Estrange Tce, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3352 6007
Library QUT Kelvin Grove Library: Level 2, R Block / Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3138 3079
Primary schools Kelvin Grove State School: L'Estrange Terrace, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3552 7333
Secondary schools Kelvin Grove State School: L'Estrange Terrace, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3552 7333
Community centres The Exchange Community Centre: Shop 1 / Blamey Street, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07)3175 9975
Entertainment facilities La Boite Theatre: 6-8 Musk Ave, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3007 8600
Parks/Playgrounds Bancroft Park: Hulme Street and Kelvin Grove Road, adjoining Enoggera Creek, Kelvin Grove
Features: Accessible toilets, playground, water, shelter
  Prospect Terrace (Road Reserve): Kelvin Grove Road and Prospect Terrace, Kelvin Grove
  Marshall Park: Kelvin Grove Road and Rusden Street, Kelvin Grove
Features: Playground
  E. E. McCaskie Oval: Blamey Street and Kelvin Grove Road, Kelvin Grove
Features: Accessible toilets, playground, water, barbecues, basketball half-court
  Kelvin Grove Reserve: L'Estrange and Lorimer Terraces, Kelvin Grove
Public pool QUT Healthstream Aquatic Centre: Level1 / 44 Musk Ave, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07) 3830 1700
Shopping centres Kelvin Grove Village: Musk Avenue, Carraway and Blamey Sts, Kelvin Grove
Anglican Churches Anglican Church of Australia: 58 Enoggera Road, Kelvin Grove
Phone: (07)3356 3794
Other Life Point Kelvin Grove Church: W Block, QUT Kelvin Grove / Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove

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