Suburb Profile


Perched on the Brisbane River, Kenmore offers a taste of country living close to the city. Its leafy streets, rolling hills and large lots make it a magnet for professionals as well as families with kids.A family-friendly suburb, Kenmore is home to excellent schools, including Kenmore State School, Kenmore South State School and Our Lady of the Rosary School.

It’s dotted with beautiful parks, playgrounds and playing fields, like local favourites Akuna Street Park and Kingfisher Park. Kenmore Village and Kenmore Plaza cater to residents’ everyday shopping needs. Cafes and restaurants line Moggill Road, and there are more shopping, dining and entertainment options, plus a mega-mall, a short drive away in Indooroopilly.

Kenmore is well-connected to the city and the University of Queensland. Buses run regularly, and there’s a train station one suburb over in Indooroopilly. Drivers can jump on Centenary Highway, Coronation Drive and Legacy Way to easily travel to and from the city and surrounds. 

The property market in Kenmore is mostly made up of freestanding homes on big blocks, and there are more townhouses and apartments popping up. The suburb was developed in the 50s and 60s, so much of the architecture reflects that era. 

Schools servicing the Kenmore area:

Brisbane Independent School

Centenary State High School

Fig Tree Pocket State School

Indooroopilly State School

Jindalee State School

Kenmore State School

Kenmore State High School

Kenmore South State School

Our Lady of the Rosary School

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Kenmore is well-serviced by public transport. Buses run regularly to and from the city and the University of Queensland, and there’s a train station in the neighbouring suburb of Indooroopilly.


Akuna Street Park

Indooroopilly Shopping Centre

Kenmore Clinics

Kenmore Family Medical

Kenmore Library

Kenmore Plaza Shopping Centre

Kenmore Tavern

Kenmore Village Shopping Centre

Kingfisher Park

Palm Street Park

Twilight Street Park


Brisbane Festival – an arts festival featuring music, theatre, dance and circus performances

Kenmore Craft Group – a fun, supportive workshop hosted by Kenmore Library

Milton Markets – a vibrant food, farmers and lifestyle market in nearby Milton every Sunday

Out of the Box Festival – a family-friendly festival that aims to inspire kids aged eight and under

Local Listings

Kenmore, QLD

4 2 1

Kenmore, QLD

43 Byambee Street

4 2 1

Offers over $799,000

Indooroopilly, QLD

5 3 6

Indooroopilly, QLD

33 Twigg Street

5 3 6

$1,585,000 - $1,655,000

Chelmer, QLD

7 3 2

Chelmer, QLD

61 Victoria Avenue

7 3 2

Under Contract


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