The city of Brisbane provides all the amenities and recreation opportunities expected of a large modern city. The city has a broad range of bars, nightclubs, movie theatres, restaurants and cafes. There is also a large casino as well as shops, offices, medical, dental and other health practitioners.
Apart from catching a bus or train, the city is a 15 minute cycle or a cab fare from Altitude at Taringa Apartments.
Taringa is a suburban centre located approximately 6km from the Brisbane CBD. Altitude at Taringa Apartments are located on the main bus & train lines.
Taringa has a number of food outlets including Chinese, Indian and Mexican Restaurants as well as Dominos pizza & Hungry Jacks.
Altitude Apartments adjoin Taringa Medical Centre with pharmacy, medical, physiotherapy and dental facilities available.
There are two shopping centres within a 1.5km (1 mile) radius.
Indooroopilly Shopping Town is one of the largest undercover shopping centres in South East Queensland and is a 15 minute walk or easy bus or train ride away.
Toowong Village Shopping Centre is also a 15 minute walk, easy cycle or can be accessed directly from the Toowong station.
University of Queensland - St Lucia Campus
There are three ways to get to University of Queensland from Altitude Apartments.
The first option is bus 414 which leaves from a bus stop right beside Altitude on Moggill Road, departing every hour for UQ.
The second option, you can walk 3 minutes to catch Bus 428 or 432 which depart every 15 minutes from Swann Road for a short bus ride to UQ.
And last option is to catch a train to Toowong (every 10 minutes from Taringa Station during peak hour) and then changing to bus 411, 402 or 412 which depart every few minutes for UQ.
Travelling to Griffith Southbank is easy with multiple options. You can take the train from Taringa station to Roma or Central Station from where you can either take the free city link bus or a 20 minute walk to campus over the Goodwill Bridge. Or bus 444 which leaves from a bus stop near Altitude on Moggill Road, takes you to Southbank directly.
University Queensland of Technology - Gardens Point Campus
Travelling to QUT is an easy train ride from Taringa station to Central Station from where you can either take the free city link bus or a 10 minute walk to campus.