Local Attractions

SHOPS


WILSTON VILLAGE PRECINCT 
Kedron Brook Road, Wilston
1-2 minute walk
7 day convenience store stocks most standard food items
Many wonderful cafes and restaurants – listed below under the heading “Restaurants”

HOME ZONE
Newmarket Road, Wilston
7-10 minute walk
Large shopping centre with very good quality Zone Fresh store which stocks bread, fruit and vegetables, meat, seafood, biscuits, dairy products (milk, cheese, yoghurt), various packaged products and some speciality food items

BANKS

Commonwealth Bank ATM inside the convenience store in Wilston Village
General ATM at the Home Zone shopping centre beside the fish and chip shop

CHEMIST

Home Zone shopping centre has a Terry White Chemist

CHURCHES

Many denominations are available within walking distance, please ask about your requirements and we will source the closest facility, route and method of transport.

DRY CLEANING

The newsagent and convenience store in Wilston Village are dry cleaning agents

HAIRDRESSER

There are two hair dressing salons in Wilston Village
Home Zone shopping centre also has a hair dressing salon

MEDICAL CENTRE

Home Zone shopping centre has a full medical centre
A 7 day medical centre is available Cnr. Lutwyche Road and Stafford Road (about 5 mins by car)

PARKING

Parking is available on the  street. There are no fees or time limits for parking on the street.

PETS

Let us know if you have pets and we will help if we can.

POST OFFICE

The newsagent in Wilston Village runs a post office facility, sells transport tickets (Go Cards) and provides dry cleaning facilities. They are also an agent for the Commonwealth Bank.

RESTAURANTS

Wilston Village contains many restaurants and cafes:
Mr Wong’s – Chinese
Cafe Conti
Cafe di Vita
Citron Modern Asian
Coffee Club
Fish and chips
Earth & Sea Pizza and pasta
Serendipity
Thai Kitchen Restaurant
Tomato Brothers
Various other cafes and restaurants

Home Zone contains cafes and eateries:
Fish and chips
Gloria Jeans Coffee Shop
Kebabs
Thai Chow
Subway
Various other cafes

SWIMMING POOLS & GYMS

Fortitude Valley Public Pool – access by train or bus
Gregory Terrace Public Pool – walk about 20 minutes or access by bus
Newmarket Swimming Pool – walk about 10 minute walk
Southbank Parklands – sea water swimming area – access by train or bus
Zone Fresh shopping centre – gym – 10 minutes walk

TRANSPORT

Buses  346, 353, 356
Tickets and timetables available from local newsagent

Train – Wilston Station
Tickets and timetables available from the train station

Taxis
Approx. costs $16-20 to/from Brisbane city  during normal traffic conditions
Airport – approx. $45 each way (peak hour traffic can increase the cost to $60+)
Black & White Taxis phone – 131 008
Yellow Cabs phone – 131 924

VIDEO STORE

Video Ezy have a shop in the Home Zone centre.

WEEKEND MARKETS

There are many weekend and night markets around Brisbane.
Some examples are:

Organic Markets – Sundays 6am – 10am, Northey Street Park (about 10 minutes walk from house). All organic fruit and vegetables, meat and dairy products, cereals, etc.
 
 
 
 
Southbank Markets – Friday night, all day & night Saturday and all day Sunday. At Southbank Parklands, travel by train. Food stalls, restaurants, art and craft, jewellery, clothing, entertainment

Riverside Markets – Sunday 6am – 4pm
(train to Central, walk down to river 5 minutes)
Food stalls, restaurants, art and craft, jewellery, clothing, furniture, entertainment