Bowen Hills is a suburb located in the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is situated approximately 2 kilometers northeast of the Brisbane CBD. The suburb is known for its mix of heritage-listed homes, modern apartment buildings, and for being home to several major attractions, such as the RNA Showgrounds, which hosts the annual Royal Queensland Show (Ekka), the Brisbane Markets and the Royal International Convention Centre. It is also known for it’s many commercial and Industrial areas. Bowen Hills also has a train station which makes it a convenient location for commuters. The population of Bowen Hills is around 4,500 people.