|Innisfail QLD 4860|
|Population: 9000, |
Height above sea level: ,
Latitude: 17.35.00, Longitude: 164.05.00
Location: 1,710km north of Brisbane
Highway: Bruce Hwy (1)
Nearest Major Town: Innisfail
Nearest Airport: Cairns
Touring Area: Tropical North
87km south of Cairns on the highway and coast, this town is at the centre of an
area producing much of Queensland¼s sugar crop.
On the Johnstone River, fishing and boating are popular pastimes.|
Innisfail was originally called Geraldton but the name was changed to avoid confusion with the town of the same name in Western Australia.
Innisfail Tea Plantation - Courtesy of Tourism Queensland
|To see a map of the town, click on the top map, for a map of the area, click on the bottom map, for more information about the town, click on the photograph.|
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