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If you are considering packing up and moving to Parkwood, continue reading for a brief history lesson to discover more about the lifestyle and what makes this suburb so popular.
Overview Parkwood, a suburb in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland, covers an area of 6 square kilometres and had a population of 8,702 people (2016 census). Parkwood is surrounded by the suburbs of Arundel, Southport, and Molendinar.
Living in Parkwood Parkwood is a residential suburb with streets lined with leafy greens. The suburb has the Arundel Plaza Shopping centre on Napper Road and Parkland's Plaza on Olsen Avenue. The Parkwood International golf course is a popular landmark.
Parkwood does not have schools in the suburb; however, Arundel State School and Griffith University are located near the suburb. The Gold Coast University Hospital is also close to Parkwood.
The local bus service provides transportation with routes to many parts of the suburb. Train services are provided by the Helensvale railway station, which is 6 kilometres from Parkwood.
Retail trade is the primary industry in the suburb, but most residents are trade workers and technicians.
History of Parkwood Parkland is a new residential suburb. Its boundaries were identified in 1989. It has become a fully developed suburb during the last 20 years. Parkwood is bordered on the west by the Pacific Highway and Gold Coast Railway.
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