Boondall Real Estate
Boondall is a residential suburb located approximately 15km north of the Brisbane CBD and along the Shorncliffe rail line. On its east side, the Boondall Wetlands are internationally recognised, covering over 1000 hectares of protected wildlife habitats. For a conveniently located suburb with great natural beauty, Boondall is the place to be.
Boondall began in 1915 as a residential estate named College Hill, named for the nearby Nudgee College. The college, Sandgate railway and bridge across Cabbage Tree Creek made this area very appealing for European settlement. In 1923 the name was changed to Boondall, believed to be derived from an Aboriginal word for a crooked creek or a certain food.
Boondall’s population is fairly evenly split between men and women, with 48.3% of the population female and 51.7% male, according to the 2011 census. 69.8% of the population are Australian born, matching the national average. Other common countries of birth in Boondall are New Zealand, England, India, Phillipines and China.
Things to do in Boondall
Boondall is perfectly located to offer a range of exciting activities for everyone. Brisbane Entertainment Centre is Brisbane’s largest live entertainment venue, an 11,000-seat arena with a 14,500 maximum concert capacity. The centre includes a sporting complex and small function rooms that can be hired for wedding receptions and other events.
Ice World Boondall is the perfect spot to both watch ice hockey games and learn to skate. Activities on offer include birthdays, skating lessons, public skating sessions, speed skating, figure skating, synchronised skating and even curling. Ice World Boondall is also the home ground for hockey teams the Brisbane Goannas and Brisbane Blitz.
For a relaxing outdoor adventure, Boondall Wetlands are a great place to stop and get some fresh air. The wetlands feature a 2km walking track where you can spot all kinds of wading birds, including pelicans and mangrove herons. Boondall Wetlands also have picnic tables and toilets, so you can make a whole day of it.
Real Estate in Boondall
Boondall’s median house price has steadily increased by 13.4% over the last five years, with a compound annual growth of 2.5%. This means the current median house price of $465,000 is set to rise, making Boondall an attractive prospect for investors. Houses for rent in Boondall are also reasonably priced, with a median rental of $415 per week.
Houses for sale in Boondall are very popular with people looking to settle down. Couples and families of all ages make up a combined 48.5% of Boondall’s population, with the next most prevalent groups being young, older and maturing independents.
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