One of Brisbane’s most iconic, untouched and charismatic suburbs, Paddington has a distinctive cottage and homely lifestyle, with large homes featuring multiple rooms and balcony views, loved by families, share students and professionals alike. Residents of Paddington report that living in this leafy suburb is reminiscent of residing in the country or a small town, acting as an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, which is right down the road.
Known for its safety, community feel and unique shopping opportunities, Paddington is loved by both locals and tourists for weekend fun. The buses come every 7 minutes during peak hour, and there are plenty of stops along Paddington’s hilly complexion, making your commute simple. Paddington is the perfect choice for those who love to wine and dine, embrace the opportunity for boutique shopping, walk the dog, or live close to work without the chaos of the city centre. Older style Queenslander homes are stacked on both the side streets and the main drags of Paddington, and you’ll be likely to find a modernised slice of history in this classic inner-city suburb.