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The quaint riverside suburbs of Bulimba and Hawthorne combine village charm with contemporary elegance. The suburbs are home to classic old cinemas, art galleries, bookshops, alfresco eateries and beautifully renovated Queenslander houses, making this district a great place to visit and explore. The main hub of Oxford St pulses during the day, with fashion houses, eclectic boutiques and chic cafes enjoying lively activity. If you’re looking for the perfect riverside picnic spot, playgrounds with a difference or a leafy open space to relax in, Bulimba and Hawthorne have you covered with reserves, leafy parks and special off-leash areas for dogs.
This cosy store is the perfect place to go for homemade food, delectable coffee and unique gifts and homewares in Bulimba.
Coco Bliss is the perfect spot for the health-conscious, eco-warriors or those just after some simple, fresh food.
Originally an open-air cinema from the early 1900s, Balmoral Cineplex is a great place to enjoy time out in trendy Bulimba.
The Love Your Local Twilight Markets offer locals a relaxed way to unwind at the end of the week.
First and third Fridays, 4-8pm
Discover books, scrumptious Vietnamese rice-paper rolls and delicious tea at this popular Oxford Street venue.
Hawthorne Garage is a corner fruit shop, gourmet deli and grocer, all in one.
In the heart of trendy Oxford St, the store is ideally positioned to help you experience the best of Bulimba’s village vibe.
Oxford 152 is a bar, microbrewery and restaurant rolled into one.
With views across to the old woolstores of Teneriffe, it's easy to see why this park is a local favourite.
Ooh Mami is a premium dine-in and take away destination for authentic, wholesome, healthy and homely meals on Oxford St, Bulimba.
Take a close look at the sprawling weeping figs on trendy Bulimba's Oxford Street: they are what's left of a living tribute to serviceman killed in action in WWI. The trees, planted between 1919 and 1923, flanked three sides of the memorial park, dedicated in November 1919. Name plaques were once attached.
It's a sweet tooth's paradise, with mo0re than 50 flavours of delicious cupcakes on offer, including delicious gluten-free options!
Illuminate your world with the colourful and interesting homewares from this quirky boutique.