The CBD of Cairns, southeast from Mount Whitfield.
|• Density||593/km2 (1,540/sq mi) |
|Elevation||5 m (16 ft)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10)|
|State electorate(s)||Barron River|
Stratford is a suburb 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) north of Cairns, Queensland, Australia. The population is about 2,000. It is at the base of Mount Whitfield and Lumley Hill and on the banks of the Barron River.
There are several restaurants, a pub, The Barron River Hotel, a service station, a newsagent, convenience store, launderette, a pizza shop, medical center, pharmacy and deli.
Stratford has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
|This article needs additional citations for verification. (March 2008)|
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Stratford (Cairns City) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 October 2009.
- "Explosives Magazine and Detonator Store (former) (entry 15529)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-07.
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