Postcode: 4503 | Location: 24 km to brisbane cbd
Local Government Authority
24km to Brisbane CBD; 16.9km to Redcliffe
Close to Pine River
Griffin is a small suburb located between Murrumba Downs and Dohles Rocks and only 1.5km from South Pine River. Being a relatively young suburb, housing in Griffin is quite contemporary and largely comprised of single dwellings and vacant land.The Stockland development nestled between Freshwater Creek and Pine River brings 76 hectares of modern amenities and appreciation for the environment. Griffin has both residential and agricultural areas with an abundance of recreational, boating and fishing facilities along the Pine River. Griffin is also home to environmental and education centre Osprey House.
The origin of the suburb name is from the Griffin family who migrated to Australia from the Orkney Islands off the northern coast of Scotland. Griffin contains both residential and agricultural land usage as well as recreational, boating and fishing facilities along the northern shore of the Pine River. Further inland the Pine River diverges into the North Pine and South Pine rivers. The Osprey House which is an environmental centre is located in Griffin.