Warner, Queensland

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Population11,411 (2016 census)[1]
Location22 km (14 mi) from Brisbane CBD
LGA(s)Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s)
Federal Division(s)Dickson
Suburbs around Warner:
Joyner Joyner Lawnton
Cashmere Warner Bray Park
Eatons Hill Brendale Strathpine

Warner is a suburb north of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Its local government area is the Moreton Bay Region 22 kilometres north of the Brisbane central business district. Warner is situated east of Lake Samsonvale and west of the urban localities of Strathpine, Brendale, Bray Park and Lawnton.


Warner is named after an early civilian surveyor James Warner.[2]

The predominant style of development in this community is Park Residential, however new urban developments are occurring in this area. Warner has recently undergone refurbishment from rural land usage to urban. Prior to this, the predominant use of the land was rural, and Warner still contains many rural properties.

Post-2000 establishments in Warner include the Warner Lakes housing estate on 206 hectares of land previously used for potato farming, and a retail and commerce estate on the corner of Samsonvale Road and Old North Road which is the location of the first financial institution established in Warner, The Bank of Queensland. Roads have recently been upgraded in parts of Warner, which now includes seven sets of traffic lights. Further development to the area has led to the inclusion of a McDonald's, Subway, KFC, Warner Chinese Restaurant and The Warner Tavern.


In the 2011 census, Warner recorded a population of 8,381 people, 50.5% female and 49.5% male.

The median age of the Warner population was 30 years, 7 years below the national median of 37.

77.1% of people living in Warner were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 4.8%, England 4.6%, South Africa 2.4%, Philippines 1.3%, Fiji 0.9%.

90.6% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.9% Hindi, 0.8% Afrikaans, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.3% Filipino, 0.3% Spanish.


Schools surrounding the Warner suburb include:


The Moreton Bay Regional Council operates a mobile library service which visits the Pendicup Community Centre on Samsonvale Road.[4]


Bray Park railway station and Strathpine railway station both very near to the suburb of Warner, provide access throughout Moreton Bay Region, Caboolture, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane and Gold Coast.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Warner (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 February 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Pine Rivers other historical topics - Early Surveying". Moreton Bay Regional Council. Retrieved 8 March 2010.
  3. ^ "Pine Rivers Special School". Retrieved 29 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Mobile Library". Moreton Bay Regional Council. Archived from the original on 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.

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Coordinates: 27°17′S 152°57′E / 27.283°S 152.950°E / -27.283; 152.950