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About Griffin

Griffin is a coastal suburb on the North Pine River and surrounded by neighbouring suburbs Murrumba Downs and Mango Hill. Containing both residential and agricultural land as well as recreational boating and fishing facilities along the shores of the North Pine River.

Osprey House Environment Centre is a well-known tourist attraction located in Griffin. From the viewing platforms, nature-lovers can enjoy the ambience of the natural environment and there is so much wildlife inhabiting the area – just see how many you can spot!

Things to see and do In Griffin

  • Osprey House Environmental Centre
  • Dohles Rocks boat ramp and playground
  • Hays Inlet
  • Bray Farm Park (Harry Potter Park)

History of Griffin

The origin of the suburb name is from the Griffin family who migrated to Australia from the Orkney Islands off the northern coast of Scotland.


The Latest Griffin News


Local News   •   13-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Busy season for snake catcher

Griffin snake catcher Josh Castle says it has been a busy snake season across the region, with most action in the north.…

Local News   •   7-4-2021  •   Nick Crockford

Maree's 10 desert ride to make history

Maree Stephenson will leave her Griffin home on May 1 on a 10 Desert Challenge - which could see her ride into the history books.…

Local News   •   16-3-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Big birthday for Osprey House

The beloved Osprey House Environmental Centre has celebrated its 25th birthday today with the people who love it most - its loyal volunteers.…

Traffic & Transport   •   3-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Griffin transport plan connecting community

Active Transport Network Plan for Griffin…

Moreton Bay Region Weather   •   21-12-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Still waiting to break drought

We may be facing the wettest summer in a decade, but Seqwater’s dams, which supply the Moreton Bay Region, are still in a ‘drought response’ phase.…

Parks and playgrounds poised for holiday fun

Looking for ways to get your kids active and outside these school holidays? Here’s eight parks across the Moreton Bay Region that should do the trick. …

Sign-up for Home Alone

Pet owners across the Moreton Bay Region and Queensland are being urged to register with the RSPCA Qld’s Home Alone service.…

Festive season a chance to support local business

An extra 91 new jobs could be created across the Redcliffe Peninsula if just half of all households spend an extra $100 with local businesses instead of multinationals during the festive season.…

Prepare now for wild weather

The Bureau of Meteorology is forecasting a significant weather event this weekend, with 4-6m waves, 100mm of rain on Sunday, high tides and gale force winds possible. Now’s the time to prepare.…

Holiday at home this festive season

Summer means longer, warmer days and the chance to hit the coast or seek refuge in the hinterland – just like a tourist. There’s no need to travel, with so much to explore right here at home here in Moreton Bay. …

Work starts on Griffin Sports Complex

Moreton Bay is a step closer to becoming Queensland’s rugby league heartland, with the first sod turned at the $13.85 million Griffin Sports Complex this week.…

Help shape Dolphins News

The team at Dolphins News is seeking feedback on the new community newspaper’s content, after a successful launch and four editions.…

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Parks and playgrounds poised for holiday fun

Looking for ways to get your kids active and outside these school holidays? Here’s eight parks across the Moreton Bay Region that should do the trick. …

Hays Inlet | Moreton Bay

In the lower reaches of Saltwater Creek off Bramble Bay, Hays Inlet is bordered by Anzac Avenue to the north, Houghton Highway to the east, Dohles Rocks to the south and the Bruce Highway to the west. This convenient location allows for simple access from any direction.…

Dohles Rocks Foreshore | Griffin

Dohles Rocks' foreshore in Griffin is an important habitat for shorebirds, and a relaxing place for locals in the nearby built-up areas of Moreton Bay Region to escape and kick-back. …

Osprey House Environmental Centre

Osprey House Environmental Centre is nestled among the mangroves in Griffin and is home to an abundance of sea life and bird life. Take a day trip to Osprey House Environmental Centre in Griffin, and get back to nature in suburbia’s backyard. …

Bray Farm Park | Griffin

Bray Farm Park in Griffin provides an adventurous day of fun and exploration with a Halloween vibe like no other, and a Harry Potter-esque feel about it. This Griffin park is sure to amuse your children and challenge their physical (and magical) abilities with a special take on the wizarding world.…

Explore the Region

Bribie Island

The Bribie Island area includes Banksia Beach, Bellara, Bongaree, Welsby, White Patch, Woorim, Beachmere, Donnybrook, Meldale, Toorbul, Godwin Beach, Ningi and Sandstone Point.…

Burpengary & Narangba

Burpengary and Narangba are some of the Moreton Bay Region's fastest growing residential suburbs. Find out more on the Moreton Bay precinct. …

Caboolture & Surrounds

The Caboolture precinct is located in the north of the Moreton Bay Region, offering large residential blocks, catering to families away from the hustle and bustle of bigger cities.…

Dayboro & Surrounds

Located in the hinterland of the Moreton Bay Region, Dayboro and surrounds has been growing in popularity with those looking to make a lifestyle change and weekend day trippers. …

Hills District

The Hills district comprises of Arana Hills, Ferny Hills, Everton Hills, Eatons Hill, Albany Creek and Bunya. …

North Lakes & Mango Hill

North Lakes and Mango Hill are both family-oriented suburbs with the infrastructure and facilities to suit the needs to growing families.…

Pine Rivers

Pine Rivers precinct takes in the Strathpine, Brendale, Kallangur, Petrie, Murrumba Downs, Warner and Kurwongbah suburbs. The region is rapidly growing, proving popular with families due to the close facilities, parks and playgrounds. …

Samford & Surrounds

Samford and Surrounds is an idyllic picture of relaxed country living, the region is located close to the city but still feels a world away with its rolling hills, wide open spaces and country charm.…

Woodford & Surrounds

Get a little taste of country right on the city’s doorstep in Woodford and Surrounds located to the west of the Moreton Bay Region. The Woodford region is steeped in history and retains much of its yesteryear charm.…

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