The Foundry has been designed to complement both the industrial spirit of Woolloongabba’s rich history as well as the subtropical climate of South East Queensland.
The suburb of Woolloongabba in Brisbane is cutting edge, fast changing, cool and one of Australia’s most sought-after lifestyle destinations. A new wave of dynamic professionals on higher incomes predominantly aged between 20-34 are emerging in droves to tap into the vibrant bar and restaurant scene; chasing boutique dining, microbreweries, live music, A-list entertainment and the buzzing riverfront backdrop that Woolloongabba flaunts.
The Foundry – Location
The Foundry is located on the corner of Deshon and Holden Streets, right in the heart of Wooloongabba – only 2 kms from Brisbane CBD. The area has been identified by the Brisbane City Council as a key growth precinct.
The suburb of Woolloongabba has substantial significance in Brisbane’s history.
The Foundry is reference to the fact that the region was once a thriving industrial hub.
Population of Woolloongabba has expanded from 3,918 in 2006 to 5,082 in 2011. This equates to a population growth of 29.7% over a 5 year period. This growth is expected to continue into the future with an additional 11,848 residents expected to reside in Woolloongabba between 2011 and 2036. (Source; QLD Treasure and Trade)