Balmoral

Suburb Profile

Overview

Balmoral is a small yet vibrant suburb just four kilometres from the city centre, across the Brisbane River. Professionals and families alike are attracted to the area thanks to its inner city location, green spaces, and tight-knit community.

The suburb’s parks and playgrounds cater to walkers, kids, and sports teams, and Quinn Park has a dog off-leash area. Bulimba’s buzzing Oxford St strip is close by, as is Cannon Hill Shopping Centre. Balmoral Cineplex attracts visitors from all over, while the Balmoral Heights Bowling Club and Bulimba Sports Club encourage residents to stay active. Balmoral State High School is a popular school, and there are more primary and high schools in the immediate area.

In terms of public transport, a few bus routes run through the area, with an express service to the city on Riding Road. There are train stations in the neighbouring suburbs of Morningside, Cannon Hill and Norman Park. For a more scenic ride, many residents opt to catch the ferry from Bulimba and Hawthorne wharves. The Gateway Motorway is close by for those travelling to the Sunshine and Gold Coasts.

As for properties, Balmoral features a mix of older and newer styles of architecture, including Queenslanders and post-war homes.

Schools

Lourdes Hill College

Balmoral State High School

Bulimba State School

Holy Spirit School

Morningside State School

New Farm State School

Norman Park State School

St Peter and Paul’s Catholic School

Distance

4km from Brisbane

Transport

A number of bus routes run through Balmoral, including express services to the CBD

The nearest train stations are in Morningside, Cannon Hill, and Norman Park

While ferries depart from the wharves at Hawthorne and Bulimba

Amenities

Andrew Street Park

Balmoral Cineplex

Balmoral Heights Bowling Club

Balmoral Sports Park

Brisbane Sports and Exercise Medicine Specialists (BSEMS)

Bulimba Par 3 Golf Course

Bulimba Sports Club

Cannon Hill Shopping Complex

Fisherman’s Bend Park

Hawthorne Clinic

Kuranda Street Park

Oxford Street Riverwalk

Quinn Street Park

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