Colmslie SES redevelopment | Brisbane City Council

Colmslie SES redevelopment

Brisbane City Council has completed works to refurbish the Colmslie SES building, 481 Wynnum Road, Morningside. 


Address 481 Wynnum Road, Morningside
Ward Morningside
Project outcomes

The building will be accessible and fit for purpose for the SES.

Latest update Early works completed late 2016. Construction commenced mid-July 2017 and was completed November 2017.

About the project

The State Emergency Service (SES) provide vital assistance to our City during times of need and Council is committed to ensuring the service have facilities in which to train volunteers to assist our community.

In line with this commitment, Council redeveloped the former Colmslie RSL building to make it safe, accessible and fit for purpose for the SES to permanently use for training purposes.

In late 2016, Council undertook work to install new lighting surrounding the building and lower carpark. 

Further refurbishment works commenced in mid-July 2017 and were completed in November 2017. The works involved accessibility upgrades, security upgrades, a new shed and external and internal building refurbishment activities.

What are the benefits?

These works will increase the safety and accessibility of the building, making it fit for purpose for the SES.

More information

If you would like to provide comments, ask questions or find out more about the Colmslie SES redevelopment, you can:

  • phone the project team on 1800 884 681
  • phone Council on 07 3403 8888
  • email
  • write to:
    Colmslie SES redevelopment team
    City Projects
    Brisbane City Council
    GPO Box 1434
    Brisbane Qld 4001
12 January 2018