Cleveland is the heart of the Redlands professional district. It marks the end of the eastern trail line from Brisbane city, making for an easy commute to the city. You will also find the Redlands hospital surrounded by various medical specialists in private practice. The local council chambers are located in the heart of the central business district surrounded by various retail shops and professional offices.
To the north you will find Ormiston, to the west Alexandra Hills and to the south Thornlands. With development investigation underway for the new Toondah Harbour area there will be plenty of opportunities opening up if this goes ahead.