8.3 out of 10

Durack

Ranked 7th best suburb in Darwin
-12.4741968055078 130.969683659144
Great for
  • Clean & Green
  • Internet Access
  • Safe & Sound
  • Neighbourly Spirit
  • Parks & Recreation
Not great for
  • Parking
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Who lives here?
  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Retirees
  • Singles
  • Trendy & Stylish

Reviews

4/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 5/5
  • Safe & Sound 4/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 1/5
  • Peace & Quiet 3/5
  • Eating Out 2/5
  • Nightlife 1/5
  • Parks & Recreation 3/5
  • Shopping Options 2/5
  • Gym & Fitness 1/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 2/5
  • Parking 2/5
  • Cost of Living 1/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 2/5
  • Medical Facilities 1/5
  • Schools 1/5
  • Childcare 1/5
2yrs+

"One of the nicest suburbs in Palmerston"

Durack is probably the nicest suburb in Palmerston, equal to Rosebury or Bellamack. Families, Retirees, Couples, Defence, lovely place to live.
Pros
  • Close to the local Military Base
  • Close to minor shopping centres
  • Short drive (30m) to Darwin City
  • close to all amenities
Cons
  • Narrow streets
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Trendy & Stylish
5/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 4/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Eating Out 4/5
  • Nightlife 3/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 5/5
  • Parking 3/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
  • Public Transport 5/5
  • Medical Facilities 3/5
  • Schools 4/5
  • Childcare 4/5
2yrs+

"Durack Review"

Nice secure location close to service station and shops, golf course and new water park, schools and child care facilities are within walking distance, surrounded by a golf course with plenty of paths for walking or for the kids to ride their bikes and scooters. Next to the university, football fields and tennis courts.
Pros
  • close to all amenities
Cons
  • Narrow streets
Recommended for
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Students
  • Trendy & Stylish
4/5
2yrs+

"Hedley Place"

We have lived in Hedley place for 2.5years. It is a safe, mainly owner occupied street. There is a lot of road noise from University Ave, but it does have a great convenience store and Golf course and Child care at the end of the street. There is no through traffic or pedestrians.
Recommended for
  • Families with kids