The size of Reedy Creek is approximately 10 square kilometres. It has 1 park. The population of Reedy Creek in 2001 was 4,030 people. By 2006 the population was 4,662 showing a population growth of 15% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Reedy Creek is 0-9 years.Households in Reedy Creek are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying between $1000 – $1200 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Reedy Creek work in a non-specific occupation. In 2001, 31.0% of the homes in Reedy Creek were owner-occupied compared with 66.8% in 2006. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $575,000.
Reedy Creek is a southern Gold Coast suburb located on the western side of the M1 Motorway. Close to Mudgeeraba and Burleigh, the developing suburb is one of the closest acreage suburbs to the beach. The suburbs location close to shopping centres, beaches and other Gold Coast attractions has seen it grow steadily in popularity. The rural feel of the suburb is a welcome change of pace from the rest of the city. The Observatory is a 300ha residential development in the area, with views from Coolangatta to Surfers Paradise with more than 40 per cent dedicated to open space.
Reedy Creek is a good area for those looking to purchase land and acreage. Some land has coastal views and a bushland setting. Homes and townhouses are available in the area.
While there are convenience stores in the area servicing locals, there are also a number of shopping centres within easy reach of Reedy Creek. The new Reedy Creek Village is anchored by a full line Woolworths supermarket and is located on the corner of Kingsmore Blvd and Old Coach Rd. Other retailers include Zarraffa’s coffee shop, Goldstein’s Bakery and BWS liquor store. Stockland Burleigh Heads is located on West Burleigh Rd and has a Woolworths, Drake IGA and Big W. Treetops Plaza and Burleigh Town Marketplace are also nearby with a number of stores on offer. In West Burleigh a booming industrial area is home to major exporters and manufacturers including Billabong. Robina Town Centre is also close to Reedy Creek and has a number of facilities including Coles, Woolworths, David Jones, Kmart and Target as well as a cinema.
Primary schools: Clover Hill, Burleigh Heads, Caningeraba, Varsity College. High schools: Robina, Varsity College. Colleges: King’s Christian, Marymount, Hillcrest, All Saints, Somerset, St Andrew’s.
Robina Retirement Estate offers one and two bedroom units and has a full range of facilities including clubhouse, lounge, bar, library, games room, gym and much more.
Reedy Creek Medical Centre: 50 Woodland Dve, Reedy Creek
Mudgeeraba Family Health Centre: Suite 1, Bell Place, The Linkway, Mudgeeraba
Burleigh Family Medical Practice: 21 Park Ave, Burleigh Heads
Local buses service this area. Robina train station is a 10-minute drive and there is easy access to the M1 Motorway. Gold Coast Airport is also close by.