The Moreton Bay Regional Council area (map) spanning 2,037 square kilometres is located in south-east Queensland and is bounded by the Sunshine Coast Council area in the north, Moreton Bay in the east, Brisbane City in the south, and the Somerset Regional Council area in the west.
The Moreton Bay region is the key growth corridor north of Brisbane. Its major centres are a short distance from Brisbane's city centre (Strathpine 22kms, North Lakes 30km, Redcliffe 35kms and Caboolture 50kms). The region has easy access to the Brisbane CBD, Brisbane Airport, Port of Brisbane and major transport routes in South East Queensland. Its ease of access and competitively priced residential and commercial premises and land has attracted numerous new residents, a highly skilled workforce and over 25,000 businesses (2014) and has underpinned the region’s strong economic performance.
Moreton Bay Regional Council is committed to improving the attractiveness of its main centres of business and employment and to providing opportunities for local business growth, and new business investment to support and complement continued strong population growth in the region. This website presents economic and demographic insights for Moreton Bay. For further information, contact Moreton Bay Regional Council on ph: 07 3205 0555.