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About Newport

The coastal suburb of Newport was gazetted in 2008 after previously being part of the Kippa-Ring and Scarborough suburbs. Known for its predominately water-side residential housing with artificial canal waterways Newport is a popular suburb with families and retirees chasing a waterside lifestyle.

Newport is currently under its final stages of development with final stages of development to include a retail precinct, large non-tidal lake and hundreds of house lots of various sizes.

Facilities in Newport include a marina adjacent to Albatross Canal, the Mariner Plaza Shopping Centre on Griffith Road and parks and playgrounds scattered throughout the suburb.

Things to see and do in Newport

  • Newport Marina
  • Parks and Playgrounds

History of Newport

The suburb was named after the Newport Waterways canal estate and was excised from Scarborough and Kippa-Ring in 2008. In the late 1970s the first canals were created around Endeavour Esplanade, Australia Court and Courageous Court, immediately west of Scarborough.


The Latest Newport News


Local News   •   14-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Work starts on Newport Marketplace

Stage one of Newport Marketplace will take shape in the coming months with construction now underway and major tenants locked in. Take a virtual tour and see who's moving in...…

Local News   •   1-7-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Yachties buoyed by new clubhouse

Excitement is building as the completion of the Newport Cruising Yacht Club’s new home draws closer. The clubhouse is coming together with support from Moreton Bay Regional Council and the Queensland Government….…

Local Stories   •   24-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Discover the Green Leaves difference

Green Leaves Early Learning will open two centres on the Redcliffe peninsula in the coming months, with a focus on providing early education and care that exceeds traditional care and education standards.…

Local News   •   18-6-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Council Budget: Divisions 5-8 highlights

We take a look at what the Moreton Bay Regional Council’s record $245 million 2021-22 Budget has to offer for residents of Divisions 5-8. …

Local News   •   2-6-2021  •   Nick Crockford

Miles racing towards F3 seat

Miles Bromley, from Newport, has set his sporting goals and wants to reach them – by going fast. He has his sights on Formula Three (F3). …

Brothers following famous family footsteps

Brock and Tex Copeland are following in their father’s footsteps two decades after he helped make sporting history for Brisbane.…

Stunning lifestyle awaits

Newport makeover creates luxury family retreat…

Tex is having a ball

Tex Copeland, a Mueller College student who lives in Newport, already has a remarkable sporting resume, at the age of 11.…

Employmeet revamps job market

A new platform creating more meaningful connections for job seekers and employers will be launched this month, coming at a crucial time for both parties.…

Lux coastal lifestyle with a difference

With resort-style amenities and convenient attractions only steps from the front door, Newport Retirement Living is an Eden for those looking to embark on a new adventure.…

Low-maintenance living a way of life

Newport townhouses offer low-maintenance lifestyle…

Cycling fans clock up thousands of kilometres

Newport retirees explore Moreton Bay cycling trails…

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Work starts on Newport Marketplace

Stage one of Newport Marketplace will take shape in the coming months with construction now underway and major tenants locked in. Take a virtual tour and see who's moving in...…

Spinnaker Park | Newport

Set in a prime location on the Redcliffe Peninsula, Spinnaker Park is a lovely all-abilities playground set on the Newport lake that appeals to families looking to spend a day out in the sun. …

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