Community

About Our Area



Oxford Street Bulimba & just off in the adjacent streets & roads including Riding, Hawthorne, Lytton & Thynne Roads offer a vibrant & distinctive dining, shopping, beauty, health & well-being, leisure and commercial precinct encompassing many retailers.

We offer a leafy & picturesque destination with an inner-city riverside urban village atmosphere to experience the relaxed community lifestyle. We are well-appointed just 4kms from the central business district in east Brisbane & are also known as the Bulimba & Hawthorne urban village. Award-winning alfresco dine-in & take-away dining options, including restaurants, cafes & bars, are abundant. Beauty, health & well-being outlets including hair salons, day spas, pharmacies, medical centres & more are on offer. Fashion, jewellery, homewares & gifts are plentiful. General services & property services are vast.

Our destination is also home to boutique cinemas & a historic pub. Oxford Street Bulimba & just off is the venue for many activities & events including the RSL Bulimba Festival, Bulimba Fashion Festival, Shakespeare on Oxford, fairs, book & CD launches, writer’s groups, storytimes, tai chi, art & craft classes, charity fashion parades, movies in the park, bookclubs & bookchats, degustation dinners, midnight screenings, computer classes, themed shopping nights, pilates, bootcamps & fitness challenges, walking groups, jazzercise, zumba & much more.

Our Bulimba District Historical Society is passionate about preserving & sharing our local history. The beautiful Bulimba Memorial Park & Hawthorne Park are on our doorstep. Locals leisurely stroll to Oxford Street Bulimba & just off, & visitors venture from afar to thrive in our boutique urban village atmosphere. Parking is available in the surrounding streets.

We are an easy stroll from Oxford Street Bulimba’s Bulimba Ferry Terminal servicing the CityCat & the CityFerry on the Brisbane River. Bus services to Oxford Street Bulimba & just off are many. We welcome you to Oxford Street Bulimba & just off soon, to visit for a while or permanently live within our wonderful community.