Wavell Heights is a suburb located in the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is situated about 8 kilometers (5 miles) north of the Brisbane central business district. The suburb is primarily residential, with a mix of older and newer housing developments. Wavell Heights is known for its proximity to the Kedron Brook and the Wavell Heights Park, which offers walking trails and picnic areas. The area also features several shops and restaurants along Hamilton Road, which is a popular destination for dining and shopping. The Wavell Heights railway station is located in the suburb, which provides public transportation services to the city center. The suburb also has a number of schools, including the Wavell Heights State School, and the Wavell Heights community center which host a variety of community events and activities.