Casuarina is located 14km from Darwin City and is home to Casuarina Square – the largest shopping centre in the Northern Territory. Casuarina Square holds a number of retail stores, fast food chains, restaurants and more along with a movie house and gaming centre. Casuarina also holds emergency service facilities and buildings. This northern suburb has a population of 331 according to the 2016 census.
Neighbouring suburbs of Casuarina include Alawa, Brinkin, Coconut Grove, Jingili, Lee Point, Lyons, Millner, Moil, Nakara, Nightcliff, Rapid Creek, Tiwi, Wagaman, Wanguri, Muir Head, Anula, Karama, Leanyer, Malak, Marrara, Sanferson, Woodleigh Gardens and Wulagi.
Living in Casuarina
There are no schools in Casuarina however there is Charles Darwin University and Casuarina Senior College in neighbouring suburbs, about 5 minutes away from Casuarina itself. Casuarina Square is one of the bases of the Darwin bus service interchange. From here, people are able to travel directly to Darwin and Palmerston interchanges or around surrounding suburbs prior to returning to Casuarina Bus Depot. Express services from Casuarina to Darwin City or Palmerston run on weekdays and have been created to diminish travel difficulties for those commuting to work and school during peak hours.
Things to See and Do in Casuarina
Casuarina Beach is one of Darwin’s most iconic beaches and is an ideal place for friends and family to gather together, to take a nice stroll or to simply enjoy the wonderful scenery. You also have the opportunity to dine at beach café, Café De La Plague throughout the week.
Casuarina Real Estate
Casuarina offers amazing beach side living as a result of Casuarina Beach and is a great area for families due to its close proximity to schools and emergency services. Casuarina Square also makes this suburb ideal for those wanting to live near one of Darwin’s largest entertainment areas. Our friendly, local real estate agents can help you make Casuarina your new home!
If you are interested in finding out about properties available to buy in Casuarina and surrounds or renting in Casuarina and surrounds, check in with the O’Donoghues First National team. Our Darwin real estate agents can talk you through the current market and various rental opportunities. Casuarina, its surrounding suburbs and short distance from Darwin City makes this an ideal northern suburb location. O’Donoghues First National are Darwin realty specialists and will provide you with the most accurate, up to date information and advice to best suit your property needs. For all your Casuarina real estate needs, contact our friendly team at O’Donoghues First National Real Estate Darwin.