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Best suburbs to live in Northern Region, QLD

Top ranked suburbs rated by locals in the community.

North Ward

5Ranked 1st
Clark Keinfelter

"A very nice place"

I live in Elliot Springs just south of Townsville but work in an office in North Ward, I just have to say that although I don't live here, I could imagine myself doing so, its refreshing to have lunch…
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South Townsville

4.5Ranked 2nd
Santo Spinella

"Great Suburb!!"

When I was in the market to buy a home, I choose South Townsville, for its central location to the CBD and the greater Townsville District, the historic Queenslander homes that line the streets, and t…
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4.5Ranked 3rd

"A quiet family area close to shops and amenities"

Located close to practically everything, as safe a family area as can be found anywhere. Close to Hospital, Military base and the parks surrounding the Ross River.
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4.5Ranked 5th

"Quiet, clean and perfect"

Great quiet streets, nearby cinema, restaurants, Riverway with fantastic free swimming pools (why would you pay, clean and care for your own!). Brilliant location all rounds. Perfect for us.
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Bushland Beach

4.5Ranked 6th
William McDuff

"Great for family"

Can buy huge blocks here for a reasonable price and not be stuck in debt for the remainder of your life. You can actually live a little! Beautiful suburb and mostly occupied owner so people look after…
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4Ranked 7th

"Whyte Street Hermit Park"

One of the best keep secerts in Hermit Park. A leafy secluded pocket with lovelly Queenslanders backing onto the green space with the bike path running along the river. Great neighbourhood spirit wi…
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4Ranked 8th

"Quiet riverside town with easy access to amentiies"

In the past 8years I have lived here I have found the suburb to be freindly and safe. Being walking distance to the shops doctors and pharmacy as well as having the ring road so near for access to the…
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4Ranked 9th

"That neighbourhood feeling"

Having purchased a home in Currajong just under a decade ago I have found it difficult to leave as initially planned. I originally purchased my home in Currajong because it's very central with access …
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4Ranked 10th

"Friendly, family-oriented areas"

With welcoming, helpful neighbours, and friendly caring street the Condon area close to Willows is a wonderful space to bring up children. Good sized blocks, close to all amenities and easy driving to…
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Mount Louisa

4Ranked 11th
Kelly Jepsen

"Amazing views"

A lot of the blocks at Mt Louisa are elevated and have views to die for, they are so beautiful. It is very close to all amenities and the freeway into the CBD and beach side areas.
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Townsville City

3.5Ranked 12th

"Refreshing and delightful"

I love the Townsville CBD, from the Cotters Markets to City Lane, the new Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Museum of NQ, Reef HQ, The Courthouse Theatre and more right on your doorstep, the city is ea…
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Hermit Park

3.5Ranked 13th

"Easy living in Hermit Park"

Plenty of parking, close to restaurants and beautiful old Queenslanders. People are concerned about crime but it’s pretty quiet. Lots of dog parks near by! Cute coffee shops. Close to main roads, yet …
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3.5Ranked 14th

"A great place to live"

Charters Towers is a quiet country town in queensland, its not a big city but has all the facilities needed. I recommened Charters Towers for families, school students and people that are ready to ret…
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3.5Ranked 16th
Clark Keinfelter

"Close to JCU, Hospital and Shopping."

Douglas is a versatile suburb that is located in close proximity to the Townsville Hospital and its associated facilities, the University and has excellent connections to the Outer Ring Road which cut…
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3.5Ranked 17th
Bachelor's Kitchen

"Best of Townsville"

With River drive very close it makes the best suburb of Townsville with more parks and a great investment opportunity of entire Queensland.
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3Ranked 18th
Yuri Renton

"This is where I live now and I love it"

I love living in Deeragun, the people are very friendly and the suburb peaceful, it is close to shops and only a short drive into the metro area.
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2.5Ranked 19th

"Beautiful suburb"

I like Burdell, very leafy and green, lots of play options for the kids and a friendly community atmosphere.
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Home Hill

2Ranked 20th

"Home HILL"

Home hill is a lovely little town, its great for all ages! Lots of things for the kids to do with out you being worried because its such a small town. Great primary school and highschool there are als…
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