The West End residential area in Brisbane is a “fusion of cultures and a dynamic mix of the alternative and the vintage”, according to Citro West End. You could say that’s an accurate description; West End is near diverse establishments, from art spaces like Queensland Museum to outdoor recreation spots like Montague Park.
Take a closer look at the perks of living in Brisbane’s West End.
1. The Music Culture
If you’re a music aficionado, you can indulge in live music at venues like The Waiting Room or The Bearded Lady. For your musical instrument pursuits, you can go to stores like West End Music or Jet Black Cat Music. If you want to learn to play music, you can attend music classes at Brisbane School of Guitar or Brisbane Flute and Piccolo Lessons.
2. Health and Fitness Activities
Brisbane’s West End is home to several fitness clubs and sports centres for those seeking an active lifestyle. Brisbane and GPS Rowing Club can cater to you if you’re into aquatic workouts. Dundee’s Boxing and Fitness Gym will help you get fit through boxing. If you need relief for tired muscles, there are therapeutic centres like Kurilpa Chiropractic And Sports Massage or Inspire Sports Performance And Rehab Center.
3. West End Cuisines
When it comes to food and dining, West End does not disappoint. If you’re craving Asian cuisine, West End Garden is a restaurant that serves Chinese and Vietnamese dishes. Craving for European food instead? Kafenio Brisbane can serve you Greek dishes. For those looking to drink, Brisbane Brewing Co. is a boutique craft brewery that serves an assortment of beverages and a menu of innovative cuisine.
West End certainly caters to a young demographic with the average age of residents in the 20 to 39 range. But 31 per cent of residents in the neighbourhood are families. With many types of properties in the market, from posh apartments to designer penthouses, West End certainly makes for a desirable place to live in.