Holland Park, Queensland

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Holland Park
Population 7,849 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 2,380/km2 (6,160/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4121
Area 3.3 km2 (1.3 sq mi)
Location 8 km (5 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) City of Brisbane
State electorate(s) Greenslopes
Federal Division(s) Bonner, Griffith
Suburbs around Holland Park:
Greenslopes Coorparoo Camp Hill
Holland Park West Holland Park Mount Gravatt East
Mount Gravatt Mount Gravatt East Mount Gravatt East

Holland Park is a suburb of Brisbane, the capital city of Queensland, Australia, that is situated approximately 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south of the Brisbane central business district. Holland Park is an older suburb made of largely post-World War II wooden homes. In fact over 89% of dwellings are houses. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 7,849.[1]

Logan Road, one of Brisbane's first major roads, bisects this slightly hilly suburb. Trams operated by the Brisbane City Council operated along Logan Road until 13 April 1969.

There are a number of schools and parks in the suburb and a retail zone with shops and a public bar. It is also home to the Mount Thompson crematorium, Queensland oldest crematorium.

Surrounding suburbs include Greenslopes, Coorparoo, Carina Heights, Mount Gravatt East and Holland Park West.


In the 2011 Census the population of Holland Park is 7,849, 52% female and 48% male.

The median/average age of the Holland Park population is 35 years of age, 2 years below the Australian average.

77.3% of people living in Holland Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 3.2%, New Zealand 2.9%, India 0.9%, Somalia 0.7%, Scotland 0.6%.

85.1% of people speak English as their first language 1.2% Greek, 1.1% Somali, 0.9% Spanish, 0.8% Arabic, 0.7% Hindi.


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Holland Park (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 

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Coordinates: 27°31′01″S 153°04′01″E / 27.517°S 153.067°E / -27.517; 153.067