Beachmere is a coastal rural town and locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Beachmere had a population of 4,112 people. It is located north of Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland. The origin of the suburb name is from an early residence owned by Thomas Edwin Bonney by the name of Beachmere meaning a beach upon the marshy ground. Bonney is believed to be the first settler in the area, having arrived in 1870. Beachmere State School opened on 28 January 1986. The Moreton Bay Birali Steiner School opened on 15 April 2013 and is part of Steiner Education Australia.
Banksia Beach, a suburb and town on Bribie Island, Queensland, Australia, is known as Moreton Bay Region. The population of Banksia Beach was 5,995 according to the 2016 census. Banksia Beach lies on the eastern coast of Bribie Island. It is separated from mainland Queensland via the Pumicestone Channel. The Bribie Island National park is located in the western part of the suburb. The land is almost exclusively residential, except for that. The canal estates are located in the areas closest to the coast, while the northern portion of the suburb houses residential homes that mix with the Pacific Harbour Golf & Country Club.
Armstrong Creek is a rural locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Armstrong Creek had a population of 325 people. The North Pine River marks a portion of the northeastern boundary. D'Aguilar National Park protects a section of forest in the west, where the D'Aguilar Range rises to elevations greater than 500 m.
Arana Hills, a suburb of the Moreton Bay Region in Queensland, Australia. Arana Hills was home to 6,810 people according to the 2016 census. Arana Hill lies 12 km (7.5 mi) north of Brisbane, Queensland's capital. It is also at the Bunyaville Forest reserve. It is an informal part of the Hills District.
Albany Creek is a southern suburb in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Albany Creek had a population of 15,769 people. Albany Creek is located approximately 18.8 kilometres northwest of the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, about a half-hour drive to the Brisbane central business district. It is positioned on a small hill that runs down to the South Pine River. Albany Creek is west of Bridgeman Downs and east of Eatons Hill.