Heathwood is a suburb of Brisbane, Australia. It is 19 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of the Brisbane central business district. The suburb was declared a suburb in 1975. Heathwood was named after an early settler in the district.
Heathwood is one of the upcoming & modern suburbs of southwest Brisbane. It is relatively small in area but marked by brand new houses. Heathwood is connected to Brisbane city by a number of routes e.g. Centenary Highway through Forest Lake, Ipswich Motorway through Oxley, Logan Motorway and by rail through Richlands. It offers modern facilities and recreational options to its residence with all major shopping centers within 10-15 KM range. Forest Lake shopping center is less than 2 Kms away. The newly built Pallara state schools is the catchment primary school for Heathwood.
All the streets in Heathwood are named after native Australian flora/plants & trees.
The western boundary of Heathwood is marked by Oxley Creek, Pallara, the suburb of acreages, boarders Heathwood in North East, Forest Lake in the West, Doolandella in the North, Greenbank in the South and Forestdale in the Sourth East.