Alexandra Hills is home to a thriving community in the heart of the Redlands mainland. Situated between Cleveland and Capalaba, Alex Hills is a predominantly residential area but also has many parkland and conservation areas.
This includes the Greater Glider Conservation Area, Hilliards Creek Platypus Corridor, Scribbly Gums Conservation Area and Squirrel Glider Conservation area.
Alex Hills has shopping and business facilities, including the popular Alexandra Hills Shopping Centre, with a range of restaurants, speciality stores and supermarkets.
Many community organisations and sporting associations are based here, along with more than a dozen childcare centres, pre-schools and state primary and high schools, including the Alexandra Hills High School and Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE (Alexandra Hills Campus).