Did you know*
- The Toowong Cemetery officially opened in 1871 and features a number of cultural & historical areas and memorials. Brisbane City Council have section maps and self-guided walks.
- Toowong is believed to be named after the call of a bird, possibly a species of cuckoo.
- 1875 saw the railway extended to Indooroopilly which included the station at Toowong.
- The Regatta Hotel, established in 1874, is also known as The Grand Lady of the Brisbane river and was entered into the Queensland Heritage Register in 1992. Naming of the Regatta Hotel came from the rowing regattas held on the river, recorded as early as the mid 1840's.
- BBC – Brisbane Boys College moved into Toowong (from Clayfield) in 1918 which Andrew attended during the 1980’s.
Established in 1998, Timber Venetians & Shutters Direct remain Brisbane owned, and family operated with Andrew at the helm. We are now local to Enoggera after almost 20 years in Paddington.
With a wide variety of custom-made blinds, awnings and shutters in Brisbane, our window furnishings business aims to provide high quality, personalised service and shutter repairs Toowong and Brisbane. We come to you for a full consultation with samples and colours, to measure and quote, or perform repairs, at your convenience. Due to the nature of in-home consultations and installations the Enoggera warehouse is not often attended, so please contact us to make an appointment.
Click through our web pages for more details. Andrew has been installing blinds, awnings and shutters Toowong and Brisbane since 2013 and has a wide range of experience and knowledge on all blinds and window shutters. During this time, he’s learnt so much that we’re now also able to do repairs on most shutters and blinds, send him through a quick pic on the mobile and he'll be able to let you know if we can repair your old broken shutters and blinds.
Our aim is to achieve 100% client satisfaction with our range of high-quality custom-made shutters and blinds. We have the very best prices for custom made shutters and blinds from the highest quality materials. We believe our internal and external shutters, venetians and blinds are some of the best window shutters Brisbane has to offer.
Whilst Toowong is an integral part of our service area, we do travel throughout Brisbane. Contact Andrew directly on 0421 696 108 or email us for any window furnishing queries you might have.