Wakerley is roughly 15km from Brisbane’s CBD. Over 54% of households in this area are comprised of couples with children and a further 37% are couples without children. Stand alone houses account for 99% of all dwellings in this area so if you’re after a townhouse or unit lifestyle, this probably isn’t the area for you. Wakerley is a family oriented suburb with plenty of green space and parkland. The median house price in Wakerley for the 2004 calendar year was $440,000.
There are small local shops in this area but no major shopping centres. Head over to Wynnum Road at Cannon Hill, where you’ll find supermarkets, shopping centres and homemaker stores or try the Lota shopping precinct on Hindes Street.
There are plenty of dining options around Wakerley. If you’re looking for a local café, take-away, pub or restaurant you’ll find it here.
If you’re looking for playgroups, childcare, kindergartens or schools in this area, you’ll find them here.