The Picabeen Community Association was formed at a public meeting in 1992 as the Hills and Samford District Welfare Association.  Originally incorporated in 1994, the Association changed its name in 1996 to the Picabeen Community Association.

Picabeen has been serving the community in various capacities and today is a multi service hub that promotes social cohesion and community engagement.

Picabeen is the only community centre in the North West Brisbane Corridor and is able to provide an effective local response to local need