55 minutes to Cairns International & Domestic Airports.
A few minutes to Mareeba Business District.
Mareeba boasts 300 sunny days a year.
Mareeba is 417 metres above sea level (1,368 ft)
Mareeba residents enjoy a sub tropical climate.
In the winter months, "our dry season" the temperatures average between a minimum 11°C up to a maximum of 25°C
In the summer months, "our wet season" the temperatures average between a minimum 21°C up to a maximum 32°C
"Mareeba" , an aboriginal word meaning "meeting of the waters" is
situated on the confluence of the Barron River, Granite & Emerald Creeks.
There are many great camping & fishing spots in the area including Granite Gorge, with its own family of pretty face wallabies & the Mareeba Wetlands.
Mareeba is fast becoming known for its horticultural industry. Numerous
crops are grown including- mangoes, pineapples, avocadoes, limes, grapes, longans, lichees, sugar cane, cashews, macadamias, coffee
plus a huge range of other fruits & vegetables.
Poultry and cattle are also major industries.
Tourism also contributes to the local economy
Boasting 300 sunny days a year Mareeba is renowned for Hot Air Ballooning .
Golden Drop Winery, De Brueys Winery & Mt Uncle Distillary.
Visit the Mareeba Heritage Musuem & Visitor Information Centre : A wealth of information regarding the wonderful things to do & see in the area plus
incredible displays showcasing its history.
Mareeba is the largest producer of coffee in Australia
Our climate allows for 80% of Australia's coffee to be grown here.
The plantations are open to taste, tour and enjoy. A visit to Skybury Coffee
The Sugar Mill, Lotus Glen Prison & Steggles Chicken processing factory
are located here.
Mareeba Airport- the gateway to Cape York.
Mareeba has 2 High Schools and 2 Primary Schools ( 2 Public & 2 Private)
Day Care Centres, PCYC after school care.
Mareeba Hospital has Surgical, Pediatric, Maternity ,X-rays, Outpatients
& Emergency care.
Mareeba Garden Settlement provides care for the elderly, plus Blue Care
Activities include the Tennis club, Archery club, Soccer club, Speedway, Mako track, and Dance School.
A thriving Golf community & a very popular monthly Market which supplies fresh fruit & vegetables, plants & much more!
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