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What people are saying

nl2
"Local Produce & Service with a smile"
davea2
"great place"
tracieb
"Shop shut"
mariet3
"Lively and welcoming"

Movers & shakers in the rankings

#219 - Down 2 spots in Brisbane

#15 - Down 11 spots in Brisbane

#340 - Down 1 spot in Sydney (Greater)

Top community reviews

Carly
4/5 rating details
  • Childcare 3/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Eating Out 1/5
  • Gym & Fitness 1/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 2/5
  • Medical Facilities 3/5
  • Neighbourly Spirit 3/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parking 5/5
  • Parks & Recreation 2/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Pest Free 1/5
  • Public Transport 2/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 3/5
  • Shopping Options 2/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Schools 1/5

"A Mixed Blessing"

The great thing about Thornlands is that there is no train line here and only a couple of bus lines. Because of this there's hardly any crime in the area. When we first moved here, we thought it was boring as neighbouring Cleveland and Victoria Point had all the amenities and shops, but now we relish the fact that you can leave your car in your drive and if you accidentally leave a window down or a door unlocked, nothing will be stolen.

The local state school is a mess (as in not cleaned prop... Full review
Pros
  • No crime
  • Quiet
  • Close to shops, cinemas, bay
Cons
  • Termites
  • Nosy neighbours
  • Thornlands State Primary School
Recommended for
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Country Lovers
  • Beach Lovers
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