Located in the Redland Bay area, 22km from the Brisbane CBD. It has half a dozen state and private schools and a TAFE college. Alexandra Hills has extensive bushland under protection for natural flora and fauna, including squirrel gliders and koalas. There are at least a dozen parks with recreational facilities such as climbing walls, skate bowls, flying foxes, skate bowls, basketball courts, and dog areas. Alexandra Hills has a population of around 17,000 with an average age of 35.