Cairns is avontuurlijk, entertaining, / Cairns (County of Nares, Australia) has 157,847 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 488.1 km². It is near Adelaide Brisbane Canberra . The Vore provides the cost of living in Cairns, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Cairns

Minimum wage (Year)$1991.51
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$47,318
Average salary (Month)$2,023.76

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at 12 Bar Blue & Raintrees Tavern or go clubbing at Lyquid & The Cotton Club in Cairns? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at First Choice & LiquorLand? The alcohol price level is rated 76/100. The Vore provides Cairns's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age18
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$17.62
Local beer brandsBoatrocker Ramjet Whisky Barrel Aged Imperial Stout & Mornington Peninsula Russian Imperial Stout
Price of coffee$3.48


Price of local beer (0,5L)$4.57

Most popular pubs/bars in Cairns

  • 12 Bar Blue

    Photo of 12 Bar Blue in Cairns
    Location62 Shields Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Phone number+61 7 4041 7388

  • Raintrees Tavern

    Photo of Raintrees Tavern in Cairns
    LocationAlfred St Manunda, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Phone number+61 7 4032 1833

Most popular clubs in Cairns

Price of a cocktail$10.30

  • Lyquid

    Photo of Lyquid in Cairns
    Location33-37 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Phone number+61 7 4028 3773

  • The Cotton Club

    Photo of The Cotton Club in Cairns
    Location24 Shields Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Phone number+61 7 4031 6304

Where to buy alcohol in Cairns? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$4.40
Price of local wine (bottle)$9.89

  • First Choice Liquor

    Location86 Sheridan Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

  • LiquorLand

    LocationCairns Central Shopping Centre, 1-21 Mcleod St, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Cairns? Or right next to Green island? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Cairns's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$730
Rent in cheaper area$670
Costs of internet$60
Costs of electricity, water and heating$110


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$2,640
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$2,025
Mortgage interest rate4.73%

Cairns's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Cairns

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Cairns? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Cairns. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi priceStart price:$2.33 + $1.84(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$3.56
Price monthly public transport pass$154.05
Gas price$1.16

Train companies in Cairns

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Cairns

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at C'est Bon & Tamarind in Cairns? Or buy food at supermarkets like Woolworths Cairns & IGA X-Press Esplanade Centre or at local market places like Rusty's Market & Night Markets? The price level of food in Cairns is duur(76/100). The Vore provides Cairns's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is avontuurlijk, entertaining, and in terms of food costs it's duur.
Price of budget restaurant$12.07
Price of local food restaurant$36.61
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$7.98
Price of bread$2.37
Price of milk$1.10

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Cairns

    C'est Bon

    Type of restaurantFrench restaurant
    Location20 Lake Street | Shop 50-54, village lane Behind pullman international hotel, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia


    Type of restaurantFine dining
    Location35/41 Wharf Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia


    Type of restaurantCafé
    LocationShop 5, 78 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Great local market places in Cairns

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Cairns

    IGA X-Press Esplanade Centre

    LocationEsplanade, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
    Phone number+61 7 4031 9077

    Woolworths Cairns

    Location103 Abbott St, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
    Phone number+61 7 4058 5356