Toowong Flowers

James Street Flowers is a boutique Florist which delivers fresh lovely blooms to Toowong 7 days a week.  Founded by the talented Martin Gay, trust James Street Flowers Florist to deliver your floral arrangement to Toowong Brisbane.

Toowong Florist

When you are looking for a floral gift for a loved one or work colleague the friendly staff at James Street Flowers can design something amazing!  Our couriers will pick up and deliver your floral arrangement to Toowong 7 days a week.

Flowers Delivered Toowong

We are a bit left of field when it comes to designing the most amazing floral gifts delivered to Toowong.  We always stock fresh seasonal blooms that we can custom create something spectacular to impress or choose one of our existing arrangements for the serious wow factor!

Toowong Gifts Delivered

James Street Flowers stocks a wide variety of floral gifts for all occasions whether you need to send Thank You Flowers or Anniversary Flowers we’ve got you covered.  We also stock a beautiful range of hampers for any occasion and a range of plants and other non floral gifts!

About Toowong

Toowong is located five kilometers west of the CBD of Brisbane. The center of toowong is a business district with many office buildings and Toowong Village.

The majority of the area is primarily suburban, with a combination of medium density houses and apartments.

The Brisbane River is the southeast boundary of Toowong. The Toowong Limit is this part of the river.

History of Toowong

Many early settlers broke up their land, including Drew, who called the 'Village of Toowong' in 1862 after his subdivision.

With the introduction of the Ipswich rail line in 1875, Toowong began expanding.

It was originally a suburb of detached villas and wide courtyards belonging to an affluent middle class, who operated and socialized in the area.

Through the enhancement in transportation to the cities, the population grew through daily trains.>

Tourist attraction in Toowong

Brisbane General Cemetery is Queensland 's biggest cemetery, which was established in 1866, and officially built in 1875, on 437,300 m2 of land.

The second graveyard of Brisbane, which is situated in Milton, was replaced by the North Brisbane Burial Grounds in the middle of Brisbane. 

The bones of the rest of the 8500 people trapped in the stadium remain. The Brisbane Cemetery, now Toowong Cemetery, includes a designated stroll, including details about various individuals buried there.

Schools in Toowong

Toowong has a several schools in a community including:

  • Queensland Academy for Science Mathematics and Technology
  • St Ignatius School
  • Toowong State School
  • Stuartholme School.