Visit Freshwater - Best of Freshwater

Freshwater is a suburb of Cairns, Queensland, Australia. The suburb once belonged to the Shire of Mulgrave but was amalgamated into the City of Cairns, which subsequently was amalgamated into the Cairns Region. In the 2011 census, Freshwater had a population of 2,104 people.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Freshwater, Australia. After your splendid visit to Freshwater, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Port Douglas. Port Douglas, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Four Mile Beach, Daintree Rainforest. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Freshwater.

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Facts and Stats for Freshwater*

  • Pollution Statistics in Freshwater

    Know the pollution level of Freshwater before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.24 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.21 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 34.21 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.24 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.25 (Low)
  • Freshwater: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Freshwater for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Freshwater.

    • Burglary and Theft 48 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.27 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.35 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 42 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 41.35 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.77 (Moderate)
  • Living in Freshwater - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 53.61 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 89.82 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.02 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.83 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.49 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.08 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Freshwater

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Freshwater

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.95 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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