is located 6-8 kilometres north-west of the Brisbane central business district. It is a growing suburb with many Queenslander style houses and leafy streets. The area is quite hilly and most of the suburb is on a north-facing slope. Mitchelton is now filled with many shops, schools and facilities, such as the Brookside Shopping Centre. Mitchelton is also home to many sporting teams in state competition.

Oxford Park Railway Station and Mitchelton Railway Station provide access to regular City train services on the Ferny Grove railway line arranging travel to the Brisbane CBD, Beenleigh and Ferny Grove.

Mitchelton is served by Brisbane Transport buses to the Brisbane CBD, Chermside, Toowong and Ferny Grove.

Mitchelton's main arterials are Samford Road, which is the main corridor for motorists travelling to the City and Samford, as well as Osbourne Road which is the main corridor for motorists travelling to the outer Northern suburbs such as Aspley.

Mitchelton is home to numerous schools, which include Mitchelton State School, Mitchelton State High School, Mitchelton Special School, Our Lady of Dolours Primary School and Mt Maria College which is based in the old Sisters of the Good Shepherd home for troubled girls.  

NFC National Finance Corporation proudly service the Mitchelton area.

Source: Wikipedia