With the development of the large commercial parks around Murarrie, the area has become a huge business hub for Brisbane.
It shouldn't be surprising that Murarrie has become such an important and popular business hub given its proximity to the city as well as easy access to the Gateway Motorway.
Murarrie is located just 8km to the east of the Brisbane CBD and is easily accessible by road and train.
As well as being close to the major Brisbane central business district, Murarrie is also just a short drive from the domestic and international airport, which is just a fifteen minute drive away.
Murarrie is popular with all business types, however it has proven particularly popular with businesses that rely heavily on freight movements and logistics due to the suburb being located right next the to the Gateway Motorway.
The Gateway provide easy access to the Gold Coast and further south to the southern states, and north to the Sunshine Coast and on to north Queensland.
Types of Businesses
Murarrie is home to almost any type of business you can think of.
As mentioned previously there are many businesses which rely on major freight movements, but there is everything else from the giant News Limited printing presses through to small insurance brokers and accounting firms.
Much of the business activity in Murarrie is centred around the business parks in the area.
The largest business park in Murarrie is the Metroplex on Gateway. The complex is home to hundreds of small and large businesses, including a number of multinationals.
For business owners and staff there are plenty of local services located in and around Murarrie.
A large number of food outlets have opened to cater for the growing business community, and for those needing a little more variety there is the local Cannon Hill shopping centre, as well as the major Carindale Westfield not much further away.
Whilst Murarrie doesn't have any of its own pubs or restaurants for business lunches and meetings, the famous Oxford Street at Bulimba has a wide range of venues and is only five minute's drive away.
Choosing a Location
There are plenty of options when it comes to choosing a location for your business in Murarrrie.
You can go with one of the popular business parks, or you can look to the popular Lytton Road which is lined with dozens of businesses of different types.
For more information on finding businesses premises in Murarrie please contact a local real estate agent.