Best suburbs in Far North

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Ranked 1st best suburb in Far North

"A Premium Location only 8-10 minutes from the CBD"

- alisongrose
My name is Alison Grose and I have the priviledge of being the Sole Marketing Agent for S & F Marino Pty. Ltd the developers of Kanimbla Heights Estate - since 1998. So in the past 12 years I have so...
-16.8992261899975 145.710132276309
Ranked 2nd best suburb in Far North

"Great suburb that is out of tourism spotlight"

- jimb10
Lovely suburb. Cool shops. Beach is uncrowded. Fantastic live music at resort on weekends. Older parts have lively big blocks and wide roads.
-16.7816285554854 145.684740188292


Ranked 3rd best suburb in Far North

"Hidden Gem"

- kristynel
Kuranda is the little hidden village at the top of the range, above Cairns, full of interesting people and homes, amazing rain-forest and animals. It's always green and a great place to live.
-16.7789357832726 145.596345862923


Ranked 4th best suburb in Far North

"lovely suburb just 10 min to CBD"

- Paul24
Great spot for young families, safe and good community spirit. walking distance to Stockland shopping center and excellent value for money
-16.9473931108313 145.730574569832
Ranked 5th best suburb in Far North

"Tropical escape."

- Tom Tyndall
We lived in Clifton Beach for 13 years. We witnessed the slow but steady growth of this beach village. It has a great shopping centre...Coles, Doctors, Chemist, Bakery etc. If you need a larger variet...
-16.768599020575 145.671675251918


Ranked 6th best suburb in Far North

"City convenience w. views and no aircraft noise"

- Thomas Ski
Family friendly. Quiet. Great coffee shops. Trade breezes and views withno aircraft noise in a convenient and central location. 😃
-16.90853 145.72662
Port Douglas
Ranked 7th best suburb in Far North

"Port Douglas - refined easy vibe"

- Amy Sanderson
If you like wandering and loitering, Port Douglas is the place for you. Wander from shop to shop, breakfast, lunch to dinner, with a spot of sunning in between. Beautifully relaxed! Amy Sanderson, LJ...
-16.5171920453 145.4693689429


Ranked 8th best suburb in Far North

"Good Suburb if you want to live in Cairns"

- smithie
We moved here from the Gold Coast. Edmonton is a good place to be with the mountain back drop. The new Coles is fabulous and not crowded like other places. the medical centre completed in May is fanta...
-17.0224621193 145.750130699
Ranked 9th best suburb in Far North

"Quiet, friendly, and convenient"

- juliew21
I've been living in White Rock for many years now, and I love it. Most of our neighbours are friendly, and the area is very quiet. Our kids have lots of friends living close by and none of them have h...
-16.9838 145.7481


Ranked 10th best suburb in Far North

"Convenient and Friendly"

- caroh1
I live in Manunda and love the convenience of being so close to the city on a large block with friendly neighbours and a relaxed lifestyle. Claims of it being a dangerous crime ridden area are unfoun...
-16.9178901452928 145.75093760862


Ranked 11th best suburb in Far North

"Suburbia Close To The City"

- GaryHolloway
Westcourt is much maligned due to it's proximity to some of the so-called 'dodgy' areas of Cairns. But there are families and elder Australians who mainly live here and if it was such a bad area would...
-16.930673879672 145.750834049503

Palm Cove

Ranked 12th best suburb in Far North

"Beautiful and relaxing"

- Emma Wiles
We have been coming to Palm Cove for the last 20 years. It is paradise. No where else compares (we've looked).
-16.7453537650264 145.667564480309


Ranked 13th best suburb in Far North

"Best place I've ever lived in Australia"

- stuw
Ignore the reviews moaning about Redlynch being too far out. If you've got a car everything you need is not too far away and easy to get to. This is an absolute gem of a place. If you love a quiet sub...
-16.9341930059806 145.687308819194
Ranked 14th best suburb in Far North

"'Beautiful beachside living'"

- tropicdayz
Love living at Holloways Beach, with the convenience of Cairns city only minutes away this friendly beachside village has all the necessities. Driving through the cane to reach the beach, you just can...
-16.8374577863673 145.73629540245
Ranked 15th best suburb in Far North

"HEAVEN on EARTH - Trinity Beach :)"

- DarGeo
Trinity Beach is such an amazing place... We fell in love with it almost immediately and decided that we had to spend some time and live there :) I can't explain what a nice feeling it is to see the b...
-16.7908505455161 145.696700179736


Ranked 16th best suburb in Far North

"Look before you listen. Theres some beaut places to live"

- alimac
Of course there are the exceptions to all law and order issues. In Dec 2010 the police did a major clean up of vagrants and petty crime people in Cairns. The results have been spectacular. About 15 pe...
-16.9161886512743 145.734176985913

Trinity Park

Ranked 17th best suburb in Far North

"We love living in Smithfield Village!"

- David Ross
We moved here a year ago after initially planing on purchasing in Kewarra Beach. We are so glad we chose Trinity Park over Kewarra. Kewarra seems tired and you've got the extra 10 mins drive each way...
-16.8067726724134 145.707541939326


Ranked 18th best suburb in Far North

"Central and peaceful and only 3km to the CBD, love it!"

- RS2011
I live in a lovely area called Heritage Village and have enjoyed it here for over 5 years now. The Village has a lovely family appeal with mainly an owner/occupier community, children play freely abou...
-16.9388565932825 145.73033902791


Ranked 19th best suburb in Far North

"The future growth in cairns"

- tabatha
Just the perfect location. And 100% agree about the Canopys Edge area although its more in the $600,000 - $800,000 price bracket. Really just the perfect location especially with the new casino at Yor...
-16.8294763316076 145.681094014894


Ranked 20th best suburb in Far North

"An airconditioned paradise"

- chrisg5
Lived on the coast in Ingham for 18yrs (sorry could not wait it get out of that place) and always holidayed up in Atherton. Love the beautiful cool climate with, little hot muggy humidity of the coast...
-17.2740721158241 145.463510101203
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