Location and Transport

John Paul College is located in Daisy Hill, south of Brisbane. To view the facilities please click College Facilities or Boarding Village and Cec Munns Sporting Centre.

We are a 20-minute drive from Brisbane’s Central Business District via the Pacific Motorway (Exit 24, turn left at the traffic lights, through the roundabout, turn right into John Paul Drive).

If your suburb is not covered by one of our bus services, please register your interest by completing our Bus Route Expression of Interest Form.


A network of bus services provides transport to the College from suburbs in Logan City and Brisbane.

Translink provides a single public transport network covering South East Queensland, with one Translink ticket permitting transport via bus, trains and ferries within the system.

Zones, fares and concessions have been standardised across the system. Translink is working with the Queensland Government, Brisbane City Council, Queensland Rail and private operators, such as Mt Gravatt Coaches to improve the integration of services.

Bus transport information for the Mt Gravatt Coaches private bus service is available here. Please telephone 3808 7800 for further information.

Eight Mile Plains Bus Route 8024 – Burbank, Rochedale, Rochedale South, Underwood, Eight Mile Plains, Runcorn, Kuraby Underwood.

Sunnybank Bus Route 8026 – Robertson, Sunnybank, Sunnybank Hills, Calamvale, Runcorn, Kuraby, Eight Mile Plains, Underwood.

Algester Bus Route 8028 – Algester, Parkinson, Calamvale, Sunnybank Hills, Stretton, Runcorn, Eight Mile Plains, Slacks Creek.

Carindale Bus Route 8030 – Mackenzie, Carindale, Mansfield, Mt Gravatt East, Mt Gravatt, Wishart, Macgregor, Eight Mile Plains.

Ormeau Bus Route 63 – Ormeau, Yatala, Wolffdene, Bannockburn, Belivah, Windaroo, Bahrs Scrub, Holmview, Edens Landing, Waterford, Waterford West, Bethania, Loganlea Station and Meadowbrook. This bus line also connects with the Beenleigh (Holmview, Edens Landing, Bethania, Loganlea, Kingston, Woodridge, Trinder Park, Kuraby, Fruitgrove, Runcorn, Altandi, Sunnybank, Banoon, Coopers Plains and Salisbury) or Gold Coast (Coomera, Ormeau, Beenleigh, Loganlea, Altandi, Park Road, Southbank) train services.

Sheldon/Mt Cotton Suburbs Bus Route 64 – Sheldon, Mt Cotton, Logandale, Carbrook, Kimberley Forest Park East, Cornubia, Shailer Park.

Rochedale Bus Route 65 – Wakerley, Gumdale, Chandler, Belmont, Mackenzie, Carindale, The Rochedale Estates, Arise Estate, Rochedale.

All other suburbs, please contact Translink for timetable and tariff information. Phone 131230 for further information.