You have made an excellent choice in deciding to move to the Palmwoods region. We are a quaint little village, perfectly located at the foot of the Hinterland, but only 20 minutes drive to the beautiful Sunshine Coast beaches! We will endeavour to give you some useful local information.
RUBBISH BIN DAY: is Wednesday. (Can be quite early, so best to put bins out Tuesday evening)
LOCAL STORES: For groceries, Palmwoods IGA is on Main Street or the Woombye IGA on Blackall Street, Woombye. There is a hairdresser, dentist, Eagle Boys Pizza, the bakery, newsagent, butcher, chemist and takeaway located on Margaret Street. The next biggest shopping centres are Nambour Central and also Sunshine Plaza, Maroochydore.
BANKS: Our local bank in Palmwoods is Heritage Bank. Most other banks are located in nearby Nambour.
– Palmwoods Pub is on Main Street; (07) 5445 9003
– Café de Orient offers Asian Cuisine and is also on Main Street; (07) 5478 8711
– Ricks Garage & Diner offers takeaway or dine in with a retro atmosphere and are located on Margaret Street; (07) 5445 0933
– Palmwoods Takeaway is the local fish and chip shop and is also on Margaret Street; (07) 5445 9585
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Please call 131 008 for a Taxi. The local bus stop is also on the west end of Main Street by the Town Hall. The train station is also located at the West End of Main Street. It can be accessed by Main Street or by Chevallum Road on the other side.
– Palmwoods Police can be reached on 07 5445 0749
– Our closest Fire Station is in Nambour and can be reached on 07 5453 8200
– Our closest hospital is in Nambour on the corner of Hospital Road and Nambour Mapleton Road. They also have an Emergency Department. They can be reached on 07 5470 6600
– In all emergency cases, please call 000
– Palmwoods Veterinary Surgery is located on Briggs Street and can be reached on 07 5445 9500.
– The closest After Hours Emergency Vet is ‘Sunshine Coast Pet ER’ on Tanawha Tourist Drive, Tanawha. They can be reached on (07) 5445 1333
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