Star Discount Chemist Banksia Beach

Open today: 8.30am - 5pm
Ph: 07 3408 6444

Shops 20-22, Bribie Harbour Shopping Village, Cnr Sunderland Dr and Endeavour Dr, Banksia Beach,
Ph: 07 3408 6444
Fax: 07 3408 9413
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Monday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Tuesday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Wednesday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Thursday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Friday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 8.30am - 5pm
Sunday: Closed

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Banksia Beach, QLD

About Banksia Beach, QLD

Banksia Beach is a town and suburb on Bribie Island in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census the suburb of Banksia Beach had a population of 5,995 people. == Geography == Banksia Beach is on the eastern coast of Bribie Island, separated from mainland Queensland by the Pumicestone Channel.The western part of the suburb is within the Bribie Island National Park. Apart from that the land use is almost entirely residential. The areas closest to the coast are developed as canal estates, while the northern part of the suburb is residential housing intermingled with the Pacific Harbour Golf & Country Club. == History == The name Banksia Beach was the name of the estate subdivision assigned by the land developer Jock McIlwain. It was named as a township by the Qld Place Names Board on 23 November 1972. The name refers to the plant genus Banksia, which grows in the area.Historically Dux Creek flows into the Pumicestone Channel at 27.0528°S 153.1352°E / -27.0528; 153.1352 (Dux Creek) with: Banksia Beach to the north of the creek mouth (27.0441°S 153.1329°E / -27.0441; 153.1329 (Banksia Beach)) Sylvan Beach to the south of the creek mouth (27.0645°S 153.1443°E / -27.0645; 153.1443 (Sylvan Beach)) extending south to Quota Park in Bongareebut the canal development has replaced Dux Creek with two canal developments with Skippers Canal effectively replacing Dux Creek and extending south with Voyagers Canal extending to the north.As part of the Australian Bicentenery commemoration, a monument to the exploration of Matthew Flinders was erected beside the beach and officially unveiled on 16 July 1988. It was designed by Kirsti Simpson and sculpted from Helidon sandstone by Tom Farrell.Banksia Beach State School opened on 28 January 1992.In the 2016 census the suburb of Banksia Beach had a population of 5,995 people. == Education == Banksia Beach State School is a government primary (Early Childhood-6) school for boys and girls at Sunderland Road (27.0463°S 153.1483°E / -27.0463; 153.1483 (Banksia Beach State School)).

Banksia Beach, QLD


Aaron Jupp

10/10! Honestly they have been AMAZING! I have a spinal disease and it's hard to find a NEW local doctor that is willing to take me on as a patient so I have been getting my old doctor to email the scripts since my move to the island in the last half of this year. They have always received them and processed ready for collection. (So Inna bad pain day it's a simple in and out to collect my meds). The staff are always friendly and helpful and it's a convenient location with plenty of parking. Definitely recommend them👍👍

Andy Gregory

Nandita and her team are second to none. They are so very supportive and care about their customers. We have been helped to source products for ongoing diabetes management that has alleviated distress and stress. We cannot thank you enough. Thank you so much, Andy and Ruth👍

Anne Blackshaw

Everybody in my chemist are amazing ,friendly, kind, happy and they really care and treat you a person not just a script....THANK YOU ❤

Fred Williams

Star Discount Chemist is our local chemist, good range of products, very helpful and friendly staff, easy parking and competitive pricing. We always endeavour to support our local businesses, especially if the availability of our needs are met . Highly recommended. Update ! Gold lotto, Powerball, scratchies etc. now available from our local Star Discount Chemist, same friendly service and no need to make the trip to the main shopping centre, Bellara or Bongaree.

Susan Woolley

Lovely staff and great service

The Star Discount Chemist Difference

At Star Discount Chemist, our customers come first. That’s why we have worked hard to bring to you not only a great range of your most trusted products at discount prices, but also superior service and great advice from our extensively trained staff and qualified pharmacists.