Best suburbs in Canberra (Greater)

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Yarralumla

4.5/5
Ranked 1st best suburb in Canberra (Greater)
-35.29774 149.12557

Macgregor

4.5/5
Ranked 2nd best suburb in Canberra (Greater)

"Relaxing, Affordable, Convenient and Friendly"

- donkeyenough
My family moved to New Macgregor a few years ago, after buying a budget 3 bedroom house. We love the fact that we are on the edge of a nature reserve, a golf course, farmland and a recycling center,...
-35.2111603019932 149.018614253853

Lyneham

4.5/5
Ranked 3rd best suburb in Canberra (Greater)
-35.245034464198 149.129527887639

Kambah

4/5
Ranked 4th best suburb in Canberra (Greater)

"The bIggest suburb in Canberra with close access to all faci..."

- Ozzoo
Bordered by the Murrimbidgee River corridor and the Brindabella Ranges, Kambah is a well established suburb with nature on your doorstep, yet a 10 minute drive to everything Canberra offers.
-35.3767837620968 149.052768632093
Ranked 5th best suburb in Canberra (Greater)

"The Countries Capital"

- LetTheEaglesBe
Canberra, many a time one here's about this place being cold and a bit hard on the physical side to live with, but on my trip to this our nations Capital I've not found cold at all but then maybe I ha...
-35.282803108276 149.127923660125

Unranked Suburbs

Acton

3.5/5

"Student Hub of the National Capital"

- AXR
Acton is the intellectual centre of Canberra. It has a large student population, most of which are housed in rental accommodation. It has a lively nightlife and restaurant culture. It is the home of a...
-35.27244 149.11249

Ainslie

4.5/5

"Great place to rent or buy - once you live here, you won't w..."

- ajandnj
Ainslie has access to heaps of facilities, the city and museums all within a five minute drive or quick bus ride. The pool, restaurants and schools are second to none and offer a wide variety of choic...
-35.2643454248744 149.147687306847

Amaroo

3.5/5

"Happy place to be."

- JenC3
Canberra is expensive in itself so that explains those stars. I have lived here for a year and LOVE it. People are nice, area is very clean and safe. No local bar which is unfortunate unless you want...
-35.167260939315 149.126530170707

Aranda

3.5/5

"Country Feel City Life"

- Bertrand3
Aranda was planned with its native setting in mind. Located at the foot of Black Mountain it is a very bushy and scenic area. It is the perfect area to raise a family. It has all the benefits of count...
-35.2608043466241 149.081092539706

Banks

3.5/5

"Great Place for Families"

- DXD
Banks is a pleasant little suburb. It is the southernmost suburb located 21 kms from Canberra. The suburb's incline runs west north west. This is perfect for hang gliders who take off from Big Monks M...
-35.4680372282248 149.103102293062

Barton

3.5/5

"Most Advantaged Suburb in Australia"

- AXR
Barton is located next to Capital Hill and according to the recent census it was the most advantaged suburb in Australia. For those living in Barton due to the limited space available apartment living...
-35.30571 149.13077

Belconnen

1.5/5

"Perfect Place to do Business"

- HXQ
Belconnen has a number of parks but despite that it has a real urban feel. Although there are free-standing houses apartments are more the norm. It is the major commercial hub for the district. It is...
-35.2355506480363 149.068901508233

Bonner

4.5/5

"Bonner a new suburb like none"

- JetA1
Masterplan and with best of everything. If you compare bonner with the other new suburbs of Canberra all it takes is one drive. It's the least cramped wide roads and best planned, almost like...
-35.15823 149.10519

Bonython

3.5/5

"Brindabella Beauty"

- Bertrand3
Bonython provides its residents a unique opportunity to either ride or walk to work. This is unusual in most modern cities where the car is king. It is also within walking distance to the Hyperdrome S...
-35.4408974017347 149.076598029045

Braddon

3.5/5

"Life in the Heart of the City"

- DXD
Braddon is a multiculturally diverse area. It is an inner north suburb only 1km from the city. It has both commercial and residential development which has undergone a transformation over the past few...
-35.270623952208 149.13599952276

Bruce

3.5/5

"Life of the City"

- AXR
Bruce is located 6 kms north west of the city. It is a greatly sought after suburb, especially for those in the 20-40 age group. It is the sports centre of Canberra with the Canberra Stadium home of t...
-35.2417971365624 149.089491631659

Calwell

2/5

"Great suburb"

- NickR1
Great place to live and bring up kids. Friendly neighbours. Two local schools, a couple of churches, child care centre, medical centre with related health providers such as physio and dentist. A numb...
-35.4377646941297 149.10668814505

Campbell

3.5/5

"Military Central"

- HXQ
Campbell is only a stone's throw from the centre of the city. There you will find the significant military buildings of the Australian War Memorial, Royal Military College - Duntroon and the Australia...
-35.292376308851 149.155887844801

Chapman

3.5/5

"Great Place to Raise a Family"

- Bertrand3
Chapman is located 11 kms south west of the city. It is a very family friendly area with good schools and great parks. It has beautiful, quiet tree lined streets with a lovely primary school and a loc...
-35.3534348186959 149.029955098569

Charnwood

4/5

"Big Improver"

- eggydisto
Charnwood is a suburb that is growing up fast. From problems in th 80's of having a high school located in the middle of a housing development that wasn't allowed fences you can imaging the crime with...
-35.1973393457599 149.031812753923
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