Brisbane

Area

The Brisbane metropolitan area is the area surrounding Brisbane city which is Queensland’s state capital. The Brisbane area is home to a population of around 2.35 million residents and covers an area of 15,826 km². The many suburbs and localities that make up the area can be explored in more detail from the list below.

Named after the Brisbane river which flows through the city and out into Moreton Bay, the  area extends in all directions along the floodplain of the river Valley between Moreton Bay and the Great Dividing Range.

The Brisbane area is the third-most popular destination for international tourists after Sydney and Melbourne and is an ideal gateway to explore Queensland’s other popular destinations including the neighbouring Gold Coast and Sunshine coast. There is a wealth of things to see and do in the Brisbane area with easy access to waterways, parklands and of course the vibrant city scene with it’s many markets, galleries and shopping opportunities.

Brisbane

Area
The City

Brisbane

Urban CBD

Population: 7888 | Brisbane

From Queensland's largest selection of fashion and award-winning food and drink, to countless entertainment options, The...

Acacia Ridge

Suburb

Population: 6945 | Brisbane

Albion (Brisbane)

Suburb

Population: 1986 | Brisbane

Alderley

Suburb

Population: 5679 | Brisbane

Algester

Suburb

Population: 8262 | Brisbane

Annerley

Suburb

Population: 10664 | Brisbane

Anstead

Suburb

Population: 1527 | Brisbane

Archerfield

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Ascot

Suburb

Population: 5730 | Brisbane

Ashgrove

Suburb

Population: 12916 | Brisbane

Aspley

Suburb

Population: 12594 | Brisbane

Auchenflower

Suburb

Population: 5352 | Brisbane

Bald Hills

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Balmoral

Suburb

Population: 3827 | Brisbane

Banyo

Suburb

Population: 5607 | Brisbane

Bardon

Suburb

Population: 9256 | Brisbane

Bellbowrie

Suburb

Population: 5413 | Brisbane

IceWorld

Boondall

Suburb

Population: 8748 | Brisbane

Best known as the home of Brisbane's premier concert hall, entertainment centre and sporting complex, the...

Bowen Hills

Suburb

Population: 1744 | Brisbane

Bracken Ridge

Suburb

Population: 16799 | Brisbane

Bridgeman Downs

Suburb

Population: 7445 | Brisbane

Brighton

Suburb

Population: 9012 | Brisbane

Brookfield

Suburb

Population: 3702 | Brisbane

Oxford Street

Bulimba

Suburb

Population: 5941 | Brisbane

With features reminiscent of an old fishing town, the quaint riverside suburbs of Bulimba and Hawthorne...

Buranda

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Calamvale

Suburb

Population: 15291 | Brisbane

Camp Hill

Suburb

Population: 10533 | Brisbane

Cannon Hill

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Carina

Suburb

Population: 10301 | Brisbane

Carina Heights

Suburb

Population: 6110 | Brisbane

Carindale

Suburb

Population: 15577 | Brisbane

Carole Park

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Carseldine

Suburb

Population: 8746 | Brisbane

Chapel Hill

Suburb

Population: 10168 | Brisbane

Chelmer

Suburb

Population: 2594 | Brisbane

Chermside Hills Reserve

Chermside

Suburb

Population: 8170 | Brisbane

Chermside is unofficially recognised as the mini central business district of Brisbane's northern suburbs. The suburb...

Chermside West

Suburb

Population: 6121 | Brisbane

Clayfield

Suburb

Population: 10006 | Brisbane

Coopers Plains

Suburb

Population: 4208 | Brisbane

Coorparoo

Suburb

Population: 14944 | Brisbane

Corinda

Suburb

Population: 4695 | Brisbane

Darra

Suburb

Population: 3838 | Brisbane

Deagon

Suburb

Population: 3460 | Brisbane

Doolandella

Suburb

Population: 3105 | Brisbane

Drewvale

Suburb

Population: 3943 | Brisbane

Durack

Suburb

Population: 6177 | Brisbane

Dutton Park

Suburb

Population: 1471 | Brisbane

Markets

Eagle Farm

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

The Brisbane suburb of Eagle Farm is synonymous with horse racing due to the nearby location...

East Brisbane

Suburb

Population: 5598 | Brisbane

Eight Mile Plains

Suburb

Population: 13379 | Brisbane

Ellen Grove

Suburb

Population: 2529 | Brisbane

Enoggera

Suburb

Population: 5034 | Brisbane

Everton Park

Suburb

Population: 8325 | Brisbane

Fairfield

Suburb

Population: 2554 | Brisbane

Ferny Grove

Suburb

Population: 5609 | Brisbane

Fig Tree Pocket

Suburb

Population: 3652 | Brisbane

Fitzgibbon

Suburb

Population: 3288 | Brisbane

Forest Lake

Suburb

Population: 22426 | Brisbane

Fortitude Valley

Fortitude Valley

Suburb

Population: 5615 | Brisbane

Live. Loud. ProudFortitude Valley is a contradiction in itself, raw yet sophisticated, where elegance and style...

Gaythorne

Suburb

Population: 2655 | Brisbane

Geebung

Suburb

Population: 4620 | Brisbane

Gordon Park

Suburb

Population: 4015 | Brisbane

Graceville

Suburb

Population: 4213 | Brisbane

Grange

Suburb

Population: 4163 | Brisbane

Greenslopes

Suburb

Population: 8565 | Brisbane

Gumdale

Suburb

Population: 950 | Brisbane

Hamilton

Hamilton

Suburb

Population: 4721 | Brisbane

Towards the river, Portside Wharf sits among trendy riverside apartments, boasting modern, world-class restaurants, designer fashion,...

Hawthorne

Suburb

Population: 4775 | Brisbane

Heathwood

Suburb

Population: 1820 | Brisbane

Hemmant

Suburb

Population: 2594 | Brisbane

Hendra

Suburb

Population: 4417 | Brisbane

Herston

Suburb

Population: 1831 | Brisbane

Highgate Hill

Suburb

Population: 5824 | Brisbane

Holland Park

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Holland Park West

Suburb

Population: 5965 | Brisbane

Inala

Suburb

Population: 13796 | Brisbane

Indooroopilly

Suburb

Population: 11670 | Brisbane

Jamboree Heights

Suburb

Population: 3057 | Brisbane

Jindalee

Suburb

Population: 5113 | Brisbane

View from Kangaroo Point

Kangaroo Point

Suburb

Population: 7000 | Brisbane

Few other suburbs in Brisbane can match Kangaroo Point for its views and natural beauty. Standing...

Karana Downs

Suburb

Population: 3826 | Brisbane

Karawatha

Suburb

Population: 34 | Brisbane

Kedron

Suburb

Population: 8594 | Brisbane

Kelvin Grove

Kelvin Grove

Suburb

Population: 6018 | Brisbane

Get Creatively Unleashed at Kelvin Grove.Kelvin Grove is no ordinary university village. Communiversity as it is...

Kenmore

Suburb

Population: 8483 | Brisbane

Kenmore Hills

Suburb

Population: 2577 | Brisbane

Keperra

Suburb

Population: 6652 | Brisbane

Kuraby

Suburb

Population: 7777 | Brisbane

Larapinta

Suburb

Brisbane

Lota

Suburb

Population: 3255 | Brisbane

Lutwyche

Suburb

Population: 2801 | Brisbane

Fort Lytton

Lytton

Suburb

Population: 6 | Brisbane

Lytton, near the mouth of the Brisbane River and Port of Brisbane, is one of the...

Macgregor

Suburb

Population: 5576 | Brisbane

Dining at Manly

Manly

Suburb

Population: 3702 | Brisbane

With immediate access to Moreton Bay, Manly is a boat lover's dream. The centerpiece of Manly...

Manly West

Suburb

Population: 11195 | Brisbane

Mansfield

Suburb

Population: 8473 | Brisbane

Mcdowall

Suburb

Population: 6818 | Brisbane

Middle Park

Suburb

Population: 4026 | Brisbane

Park Road

Milton

Suburb

Population: 1987 | Brisbane

Milton is Icons and Espressos.Park Road is the original cafe strip, one of the first suburbs...

Mitchelton

Suburb

Population: 8012 | Brisbane

Moggill

Suburb

Population: 3606 | Brisbane

Moorooka

Suburb

Population: 9984 | Brisbane

Morningside

Suburb

Population: 9399 | Brisbane

Mount Crosby

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Mount Gravatt

Suburb

Population: 3238 | Brisbane

Mount Gravatt East

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Mount Ommaney

Suburb

Population: 2334 | Brisbane

Murarrie

Suburb

Population: 3958 | Brisbane

Nathan

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

New Farm Park

New Farm

Suburb

Population: 11330 | Brisbane

Food. Parks. Culture.Originally a farming area and later an industrial hub with boat moorings and commercial...

Newmarket

Suburb

Population: 4444 | Brisbane

Newstead House

Newstead

Suburb

Population: 836 | Brisbane

Cool craft beer and live music are a feature of this funky inner-city neighbourhood adjacent to...

Norman Park

Suburb

Population: 6003 | Brisbane

Northgate

Suburb

Population: 4304 | Brisbane

Nudgee

Suburb

Population: 2856 | Brisbane

Nudgee Beach

Suburb

Population: 261 | Brisbane

Nundah

Suburb

Population: 10386 | Brisbane

Oxley

Suburb

Population: 7291 | Brisbane

Paddington

Paddington

Suburb

Population: 7987 | Brisbane

Paddington is hills, cottages and boutiques. The rolling and leafy hills of Paddington and Rosalie are...

Pallara

Suburb

Population: 615 | Brisbane

Parkinson

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Petrie Terrace

Suburb

Population: 1183 | Brisbane

Pinjarra Hills

Suburb

Population: 664 | Brisbane

Pinkenba

Suburb

Population: 350 | Brisbane

Port of Brisbane

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Ransome

Suburb

Population: 474 | Brisbane

Red Hill

Suburb

Population: 5547 | Brisbane

Richlands

Suburb

Population: 2076 | Brisbane

Riverhills

Suburb

Population: 3819 | Brisbane

Robertson

Suburb

Population: 4867 | Brisbane

Rocklea

Suburb

Population: 1255 | Brisbane

Runcorn

Suburb

Population: 14075 | Brisbane

Salisbury

Suburb

Population: 6096 | Brisbane

Sandgate

Sandgate

Suburb

Population: 4626 | Brisbane

The architectural beauty of both civic and residential buildings throughout Sandgate makes this coastal village one...

Seven Hills

Suburb

Population: 2028 | Brisbane

Seventeen Mile Rocks

Suburb

Population: 2970 | Brisbane

Sherwood

Suburb

Population: 4998 | Brisbane

Shorncliffe

Suburb

Population: 1914 | Brisbane

Sinnamon Park

Suburb

Population: 6362 | Brisbane

View from South Brisbane side of Brisbane River

South Brisbane

Suburb

Population: 5416 | Brisbane

The inner city suburb of South Brisbane has undergone a renaissance in recent years to become...

Spring Hill

Spring Hill

Suburb

Population: 5259 | Brisbane

Perched on the cusp of the Brisbane city centre, Spring Hill is one of Brisbane's most...

Stafford

Suburb

Population: 6041 | Brisbane

Stafford Heights

Suburb

Population: 6780 | Brisbane

St Lucia

Suburb

Population: 11195 | Brisbane

Stones Corner

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Stretton

Suburb

Population: 4067 | Brisbane

Sumner

Suburb

Population: 539 | Brisbane

Sunnybank

Suburb

Population: 8091 | Brisbane

Sunnybank Hills

Suburb

Population: 16830 | Brisbane

Taigum

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Taringa

Suburb

Population: 7176 | Brisbane

Tarragindi

Suburb

Population: 9965 | Brisbane

Teneriffe

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Tennyson

Suburb

Population: 859 | Brisbane

The Gap

The Gap (Brisbane)

Suburb

Population: 15949 | Brisbane

Hidden away on the fringes of Brisbane's leafy outer suburbs lies a secluded community known as...

Tingalpa

Suburb

Population: 8539 | Brisbane

Toombul

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Royal Exchange Toowong

Toowong

Suburb

Population: 11255 | Brisbane

Toowong is a very popular, well known Brisbane suburb located five minutes drive west of the...

Upper Kedron

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Upper Mount Gravatt

Suburb

Population: 8851 | Brisbane

Virginia

Suburb

Population: 2061 | Brisbane

Wacol

Suburb

Population: 2957 | Brisbane

Wakerley

Suburb

Population: 7804 | Brisbane

Wavell Heights

Suburb

Population: 9435 | Brisbane

Wellers Hill

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Box Vintage

West End (Brisbane)

Suburb

Population: 8061 | Brisbane

West End is Left of Centre.The inner city suburb of West End is a lively mixture...

Westlake

Suburb

Population: 4380 | Brisbane

Willawong

Suburb

Population: 192 | Brisbane

The City

Wilston

Suburb

Population: 3872 | Brisbane

Wilston is a highly attractive precinct in Brisbane. Its stunning blend of old and new architecture...

Windsor

Windsor

Suburb

Population: 6389 | Brisbane

Situated five minutes north of Brisbane's city centre, the suburb of Windsor is steeped in the...

Wishart

Suburb

Population: 10460 | Brisbane

Woolloongabba

Woolloongabba

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

The Renaissance Precinct of Brisbane is located at Woolloongabba. Some say Woolloongabba means "meeting place" in...

Wooloowin

Suburb

Population: 5942 | Brisbane

Wynnum

Wynnum

Suburb

Population: 12229 | Brisbane

The hub of the eastern bay coastal villages, Wynnum is a lively, family friendly seaside suburb....

Wynnum West

Suburb

Population: 11745 | Brisbane

Yeerongpilly

Suburb (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Yeronga

Suburb

Population: 5540 | Brisbane

Zillmere

Suburb

Population: 8105 | Brisbane

Belmont

Locality

Population: 4594 | Brisbane

Bulwer

Locality (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Burbank

Locality

Population: 1137 | Brisbane

Chandler

Locality

Population: 1422 | Brisbane

Cowan Cowan

Locality (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Enoggera Reservoir

Locality

Population: 24 | Brisbane

Kholo

Locality

Population: 397 | Brisbane

Kooringal

Locality

Population: 297 | Brisbane

Mackenzie (Brisbane)

Locality (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Mount Coot-Tha

Locality

Brisbane

Bushwalking

Mount Glorious

Locality (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Glorious by name, glorious by nature. Tenderly embraced by lush rainforest, the endearing mountain hamlet of...

Pullenvale

Locality

Population: 3174 | Brisbane

Rochedale

Locality

Population: 1092 | Brisbane

Tangalooma

Locality (Unbounded)

Brisbane

Upper Brookfield

Locality

Population: 655 | Brisbane