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Wooloowin is an inner-north suburb of Brisbane, Australia located approximately 5–6 km north of the city's central business district. The origin of the suburb's name has been attributed to either the local Indigenous Australian term for a pigeon or the term for a species of fish. It was the home of Brisbane's first Resident Judge, Alfred Lutwyche. The suburb is serviced by Brisbane City Council buses and contains two train stations, Eagle Junction and Wooloowin. Several Queensland government institutions are located in this suburb, including Kedron State High School and the State of Queensland's State Emergency Services headquarters.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Wooloowin, which is a city in Australia. The nearest major city to Wooloowin is Surfers Paradise. Take a short trip from Wooloowin and set some time aside to explore the Surfers Paradise. Dotted with places like Dreamworld Theme Park, Planet Chill, Infinity; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Wooloowin, you'll have to take a flight to Surfers Paradise; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Wooloowin are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Wooloowin*

  • Pollution Statistics in Wooloowin

    Know the pollution level of Wooloowin before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.41 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 35.42 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35.42 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20.83 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 14.73 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.73 (Very Low)
  • Wooloowin: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Wooloowin for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Wooloowin.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.63 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.98 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.82 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.57 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 26.97 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.04 (Low)
    • Attacks 35.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.65 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.22 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.03 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.64 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.09 (Moderate)
  • Living in Wooloowin - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Wooloowin is 180.41 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.75 (High)
    • Climate Index 97.91 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.34 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44.09 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.03 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 81.76 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.15 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 107.66 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Wooloowin

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Wooloowin

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 66.9 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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