Petrie Tourism

Petrie is a suburb north of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Its local government area is the Moreton Bay Region. It is in the North Pine River section of its local council 24 kilometres north of Brisbane City. The southern boundary is marked by the North Pine River. The origin of the suburb name is from an early inhabitant by the name of Tom Petrie. The township was named Petrie after his death. Prior to this, the area was known as North Pine. Tom Petrie was a highly regarded individual in the area through his community work and his cooperation with the local Aboriginal inhabitants. Petrie is a suburban village with new housing developments on land which was previously used for pine plantations and agriculture. Petrie railway station provides access to regular Queensland Rail City network services to Brisbane and Ipswich, as well as Caboolture and the Sunshine Coast. The Gympie Road, Dayboro Road and Anzac Avenue roundabout junction and surrounding area encompass the town centre which includes retail, commerce and mechanical industries.


Is Petrie in Australia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. When planning a trip to Petrie, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Surfers Paradise. Attractions in Surfers Paradise include Dreamworld Theme Park, Planet Chill, Infinity. A vacation to Petrie can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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  • Know the pollution level of Petrie before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.49 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 31.13 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.97 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20.99 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 11.61 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 13.85 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.01 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Petrie for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Petrie.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.66 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.54 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.34 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.31 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.92 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.06 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.82 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.99 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.51 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.15 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.69 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.26 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Petrie is 198.18 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.62 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.07 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.21 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.6 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.5 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 82.23 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.74 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 118.07 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Petrie

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.01 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.8 USD

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