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Things to do, places to see...and shops

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Things to do, places to see...and shops

Local Shops with almost everything
There are a number of shopping hubs near by for fresh food, butchers, supermarkets and more
Monier Villiage, also known as Centro Monier, is a 5 min drive from the house and will have just about everything you will need to stock up for your stay. For a local centre there is a good range of retailers. From supermarkets (Woolworths & Aldi) , Monier Fresh (fruit and vegies), Cafes, Restaurants, Bakery and Take Aways, including Pizza Hut, Subway and Sushi. For services there is doctors, dentist, vet and hairdressers Next door is Hotel Monier. The meals are generous and reasonably priced. The hotel has a good atmosphere, with a sports bar located at the back of the building and family friendly restaurant at the front.
Monier Village
166 Monier Rd
Monier Villiage, also known as Centro Monier, is a 5 min drive from the house and will have just about everything you will need to stock up for your stay. For a local centre there is a good range of retailers. From supermarkets (Woolworths & Aldi) , Monier Fresh (fruit and vegies), Cafes, Restaurants, Bakery and Take Aways, including Pizza Hut, Subway and Sushi. For services there is doctors, dentist, vet and hairdressers Next door is Hotel Monier. The meals are generous and reasonably priced. The hotel has a good atmosphere, with a sports bar located at the back of the building and family friendly restaurant at the front.
Take advantage of the seasonal fruit and vegetables prices. Fresh and better priced than the supermarkets. Next door is P&L Fresh Meats, great quality and prices. Both run daily and weekly specials, check Facebook for their sales
Blunder Road Country Markets
150 Blunder Rd
Take advantage of the seasonal fruit and vegetables prices. Fresh and better priced than the supermarkets. Next door is P&L Fresh Meats, great quality and prices. Both run daily and weekly specials, check Facebook for their sales
If your after a large shopping centre, this centre has your major shops such as Target, Big W, Kmart, Coles, Woolworths, Aldi, as well as your smaller chain and independent stores.
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Mt Ommaney Centre
171 Dandenong Rd
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If your after a large shopping centre, this centre has your major shops such as Target, Big W, Kmart, Coles, Woolworths, Aldi, as well as your smaller chain and independent stores.
Cinemas, food, shopping. Indooroopilly has just about everything. This 4 story shopping center is large, allow time to find a park and cover all the centre has to offer
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Indooroopilly Shopping Centre
322 Moggill Rd
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Cinemas, food, shopping. Indooroopilly has just about everything. This 4 story shopping center is large, allow time to find a park and cover all the centre has to offer
Open planned shopping district, includes supermarkets, cinemas, restaurants, take away abd speciality stores
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Orion Springfield Central
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Open planned shopping district, includes supermarkets, cinemas, restaurants, take away abd speciality stores
Getting Outdoors
There is lots to do in the area. There is a bike track into the city or out to Orions Lagoon. Walking paths, bush walks and playgrounds.
Located 5 mins drive away or 30 min walk. Check out Centenary Playground. Guaranteed to be challenged and have fun with at this committed family run business. My kids love the Ninja and Parkour classes on Saturday mornings
Centenary Play Ground (Ninja, Parkour, PT & Garage Gym)
75 Bellwood St
Located 5 mins drive away or 30 min walk. Check out Centenary Playground. Guaranteed to be challenged and have fun with at this committed family run business. My kids love the Ninja and Parkour classes on Saturday mornings
Stroll along the river, wade in the water, play on the climbing frame, play a game of soccor, or just relax under a tree. With free barbques andlots of history and space, This park is great for all ages and occadsions.
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Rocks Riverside Park
5 Counihan Rd
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Stroll along the river, wade in the water, play on the climbing frame, play a game of soccor, or just relax under a tree. With free barbques andlots of history and space, This park is great for all ages and occadsions.
Just a street away, this park has a great playground. There are also bbq and pergolas, ovals and half basketball court. If you pet has travelled with you, a dog park is also located here.
Ducie Street Park
58 Ducie Street
Just a street away, this park has a great playground. There are also bbq and pergolas, ovals and half basketball court. If you pet has travelled with you, a dog park is also located here.
Perfect to cool down. Free council managed pool with free bbqs, grassed areas and lots of water. Located right next ro Orions Shopping Center
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Orion Lagoon
155 Southern Cross Circuit
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Perfect to cool down. Free council managed pool with free bbqs, grassed areas and lots of water. Located right next ro Orions Shopping Center
Great area to have a picnic, bbq or chill. Wonder the many walking tracks or set up a friendly game with friends d family. Also has a great water play area for younger kids. Located near Orions Lagoon and Shopping Center
Robelle Domain
155 Southern Cross Circuit
Great area to have a picnic, bbq or chill. Wonder the many walking tracks or set up a friendly game with friends d family. Also has a great water play area for younger kids. Located near Orions Lagoon and Shopping Center
Easy and Moderate bushwalks. From White Rocks you can look north to see the Brisbane City vista
White Rock Conservation Area
Easy and Moderate bushwalks. From White Rocks you can look north to see the Brisbane City vista
Acros the river from the city Southbank offer free pools, markets, restaurants and cafe's, cinemas and supermarkets.
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South Bank Parklands
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Acros the river from the city Southbank offer free pools, markets, restaurants and cafe's, cinemas and supermarkets.
Local Food Scene
Located parallel toDarra Train Station, these local shops cover most needs. Lots of great Chinese and Vietnamese restaurants and take aways. Doctor and pharmacy, hair dressers, real estate. Bakeries and take aways.
Railway Parade
Located parallel toDarra Train Station, these local shops cover most needs. Lots of great Chinese and Vietnamese restaurants and take aways. Doctor and pharmacy, hair dressers, real estate. Bakeries and take aways.
With a sports bar feel, Hotel Monier is family friendly with reasonably price good quality meals.
Hotel Monier
176 Monier Rd
With a sports bar feel, Hotel Monier is family friendly with reasonably price good quality meals.
The Lions is a soccor club. Service good quality meals. Has a cafe and restaurant, as well as sports bar and pokies.
The Lion Richlands
133 Pine Rd
The Lions is a soccor club. Service good quality meals. Has a cafe and restaurant, as well as sports bar and pokies.
Sightseeing
Nice place to walk around and discover the tropics flora. Venture further up the mountain for an amazing view of the city
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Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens
152 Mount Coot Tha Rd
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Nice place to walk around and discover the tropics flora. Venture further up the mountain for an amazing view of the city
With picnic areas, creeks and bush walks, the reserve is a lovely place to relax or do a walk.
Mt Coot-tha Reserve
445 Sir Samuel Griffith Dr
With picnic areas, creeks and bush walks, the reserve is a lovely place to relax or do a walk.
Get a clear understanding of the Brisbane spread. On a good day you can see out to Morton Island. There is a restaurant and cafe at the lookout
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Brisbane Lookout, Mt Coot-tha
1012 Sir Samuel Griffith Dr
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Get a clear understanding of the Brisbane spread. On a good day you can see out to Morton Island. There is a restaurant and cafe at the lookout
For those that love mountain biking and bushwalks. Lots of paths to venter down. Wonder for hours through the forest. If you dare, take on Kakoda Trail. Good footwear and water a must.
Gap Creek Reserve
For those that love mountain biking and bushwalks. Lots of paths to venter down. Wonder for hours through the forest. If you dare, take on Kakoda Trail. Good footwear and water a must.
Check their website for current exhibitions. https://www.qagoma.qld.gov.au/
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Gallery of Modern Art
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Check their website for current exhibitions. https://www.qagoma.qld.gov.au/
If you want to explore the city via kayak, contact Riverlife for availability and prices
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Riverlife
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If you want to explore the city via kayak, contact Riverlife for availability and prices
Walk along the esplande for a relaxing get about. Some of the best seafood in Brisbane is also located along the Esplanade
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Wynnum Wading Pool
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Walk along the esplande for a relaxing get about. Some of the best seafood in Brisbane is also located along the Esplanade
For an insight into Queensland Rails history
The Workshops Rail Museum
For an insight into Queensland Rails history
Easy to moderate bushwalks and mountain bike trails. Learn about the hills mining history and the coal moulding beneath the hills surface.
Castle Hill Blackstone Reserve
7B Mary Street
Easy to moderate bushwalks and mountain bike trails. Learn about the hills mining history and the coal moulding beneath the hills surface.
Medical
In case of medical emergencies
Ipswich Hospital
In case of medical emergencies
In case of medical emergencies
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Princess Alexandra Hospital
237 Ipswich Road
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In case of medical emergencies
In case of medical emergencies for children
Queensland Children's Hospital
501 Stanley St
In case of medical emergencies for children
BulK Billing Doctor clinic in Darra, at Monier Village Open 6 days, Sun - Fri. Book appointments online https://www.beautiphi.com.au/
Beautiphi Medical & Cosmetics
166 Monier Road
BulK Billing Doctor clinic in Darra, at Monier Village Open 6 days, Sun - Fri. Book appointments online https://www.beautiphi.com.au/