As the name suggests, Cairns North is located directly north of the Cairns CBD. Approximately 4400 people live in Cairns North (2011).
Cairns North is bounded by the Coral Sea to the east, the airport in the north, and Edge Hill and Manunda in the west.
The Cairns Esplanade provides a lovely walking location, with a 2.5km walk down the Cairns coastline, with numerous shops and hotels across the road from it. The hospital and Tobruk Memorial Swimming Pool are also in Cairns North, as well as four heritage listed buildings. Cairns State High School and Mother of Good Counsel Catholic Primary School are also in Cairns North.
Living in Cairns North will mean you’re only ever a short drive from anywhere you need to go.