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Welcome to Ashgrove

Ashgrove is a charming and leafy residential suburb with a cosy yet upmarket neighbourhood feel. Located a mere 5.4 kilometres out of the city, the suburb of Ashgrove is characterised by its green and hilly terrain and abundance of quintessential Queenslanders – the distinguished Ashgrovian-style, wooden, character home. With a safe community spirit and an impressive selection of excellent schools, it’s an area well suited to growing families.

Ashgrove is an upmarket residential suburb in northern Brisbane. Ashgrove house prices have shown steady growth in recent times, which is likely due to it being a safe and highly sought after spot to settle and raise a family.

Ashgrove is home to quintessential Queenslanders, and its generous timber homes and Ashgrovian architecture attracts buyers with a vision of living in the suburb long term. As a result, the demand for housing is higher than the supply available, which helps to drive Ashgrove house prices up. Altogether this makes Ashgrove an ideal suburb to both invest and live in! Equity growth in Ashgrove is higher for houses than for units. As a result, units and apartments in Ashgrove affordable option for those looking for accommodation in the area.

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Ever since its establishment, Ashgrove has been a suburb suited to families. Ashgrove offers amazing amenities, a fantastic schooling environment, and it is near the city. Given its heritage status, the suburb is protected from excessive new apartment or townhouse development. This helps to protect the ratio of houses to units, thereby keeping house prices in Ashgrove at the higher end of the scale. Overall, Ashgrove is a hugely liveable suburb with excellent infrastructure and generously sized Ashgrovian-style homes. A decent portion of homes in this suburb are owner-occupied, but rental properties can yield good returns for property investors.


The highly coveted Ashgrovian lifestyle is peaceful and relaxed, yet the leafy oasis is located only 5.4 kilometres away from Brisbane’s city centre. With its neighbourly community spirit, Ashgrove is an area well-suited to families. There are a number of walking tracks, parks, and sports clubs in the area (including a golf course) and a selection of excellent and highly esteemed schools, both private and state.

Ashgrove is renowned for its beautiful and generously sized heritage homes that date back to the early post-war period. Ashgrovian architecture epitomizes the classic Queensland home, and the suburb is decorated with distinguished traditional timber and tin houses. Its historical significance protects the area from large-scale developments, but it has great scope for renovation – making it an excellent spot for growing families.

This safe, family oriented suburb is complemented by vantage city views and stunning greenery. Ashgrove is a walkable neighbourhood with a niche cafe culture. Residents can easily walk to nearby restaurants, cafes, and bars, or run errands by foot. There are a number of local vendors and shops, and even a major shopping centre in the heart of Ashgrove.

Ashgrove has something special to offer its residents. It is a suburb where new generations are choosing to raise their families. The “Avenues” area provides a great neighbourly spirit, and Main Ashgrove provides a comfortable, convenient area with ample green space and parklands.

Ashgrove School Catchments

Ashgrove State SchoolCo-EdPrimary31 Glory St, Ashgrove, 4060(07) 3858 4777
Oakleigh State SchoolCo-EdCombinedBuxton Street, Ashgrove, 4060(07) 3510 2888
St Finbarr’s SchoolCo-EdPrimaryBetheden Terrace, Ashgrove, 4060(07) 3366 1397
Mater Dei Catholic Primary SchoolCo-EdPrimary7 Lynwood Crescent, Ashgrove West, 4060(07) 3514 4100
Mt St Michael’s CollegeGirlsSecondary67 Elimatta Dr, Ashgrove, QLD 4060(07) 3858 4222 
Marist CollegeBoysCombined142 Frasers Road, Ashgrove, QLD 4060(07) 3858 4555
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