St Lucia is a suburb located in the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is located approximately 4 km (2.5 mi) southwest of the central business district of Brisbane. The suburb is known for its proximity to the University of Queensland, which is located on the edge of the suburb. St Lucia is also home to a number of parks and recreational facilities, including the Sir William MacGregor Memorial Park and the St Lucia Golf Links. The suburb also has a number of small businesses such as cafes, restaurants, and shops. St Lucia is a popular destination for students, as well as for visitors looking for a quiet, leafy suburb that is close to the city.