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inner west

Postcode: 4075 | Distance to CBD: 8km

Sherwood is roughly 8km from Brisbane’s CBD.  Over 46% of households in the area are couples with children, 36% are couples without children and 14% are single parent households.  72% of the dwellings in this area are stand-alone houses, with units accounting for a further 17%.  Sherwood is a family oriented, quiet and green suburb.  The houses are mainly large older-style homes, many of them beautifully renovated.  The median house price in Sherwood in 2006 was $488,500.

Eating and drinking
There are plenty of great dining options in and around Sherwood. If you’re looking for a local café, take-away, pub or restaurant you’ll find it here.
There’s the shopping centre on Sherwood Road or Graceville Shopping Centre on Oxley road for your everyday needs.  If you’re after the big shopping mall experience, Indooroopilly is only a short drive away.
If you're looking for playgroups, childcare, kindergartens or schools in this area, you'll find them here.
Check out this section for things to do in your spare time. There's sport, leisure activities, local events and more.
Rob says: Well - there is no single thing that makes Sherwood my favourite suburb. I grew up in a mining town in the north of England, where it was cold, dark and grim. Sherwood is the complete opposite. It's a sunny, warm, easy-going place where me, my girlfriend and our dog can relax in peace!
Community & Government
Government offices, local libraries, churches, volunteer organisations, ward offices and more - if you're after contact information for government and community organisations, this is the place to start.
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