Surrounded by beautiful parklands, Carina is an evolving area that promotes a relaxed lifestyle close to the city. It is conveniently situated between the CBD, coast and the Gateway Motorway, giving residents easy access to Brisbane’s business hub, the airport, and the Sunshine and Gold Coasts. Suburb-wise, it borders Carindale, Carina Heights, Cannon Hill and Camp Hill.
Carina is minutes away from Westfield Carindale, the biggest shopping centre in Queensland, as well as the Cannon Hill Shopping Complex. It is also home to Old Cleveland Road, an up-and-coming shopping and dining precinct.
The Carina Tigers Rugby League Football Club and Carina FC are the suburb’s main sporting teams, while the Carina Leagues Club is the go-to entertainment destination for dining and gaming. Residents also flock to the Clem Jones Centre, a 42-acre complex offering swimming pools, tennis courts, gym and kids club.
Carina is characterised by its large blocks, quiet streets and community spirit. It attracts families, retirees and young, professional couples looking for a peaceful escape from the city. It is serviced by bus lines along Richmond Road, Meadowlands Road/Stanley Road and Old Cleveland Road, with links to Cannon Hill and nearby train stations.
St. Martin’s Primary School
San Sisto College
Mayfield State School
Carina State School
7km from Brisbane
Carina has bus lines at all its key points: Richmond Road on the north side, Meadowlands Road and Stanley Road centrally, and Old Cleveland Road along its southern border. These lines offer express and high frequency services during peak times
Additionally, the suburb straddles TransLink Zones 2 and 3, which enables easy bus and train travel into the CBD and surrounds