Casuarina is a suburb of Darwin that is situated within the Northern Rivers area that offers visitors both proximity to the city centre and stunning natural surrounds. Named after the Casuarina trees growing along the shores of Casuarina Beach, this Northern Territory town gives holiday makers the opportunity to explore the unique beauty that has made Australia's north such a travel icon. If you're looking for Northern Rivers accommodation with both sun, sand and access to attractions like the largest shopping center in the Northern Territory area, Casuarina holiday rentals are a great choice.
Casuarina is a great place to stay if you want to enjoy an easy walk to the beach or a short bus ride into the heart of Darwin. Located within a major business and activity hub leading into the city and with Casuarina Beach a short trip away, you'll have plenty of time to enjoy the best of the great outdoors, as well as perfect proximity to enjoy Darwin's attractions, day and night.
Great Things To See And Do
Two creeks run near Casuarina: Rapid Creek and Buffalo Creek. Their mouths come together in the Casuarina Coastal Reserve, which forms a white sand beach ringed by Casuarina trees and sandstone cliffs. There are also sites such as World War II artillery observation posts and a sacred aboriginal site offshore known as Old Man Rock, that serve as a reminder of this areas historical significance and cultural importance.
Casuarina is also the home of Casuarina Square, which features over 200 retail stores catering to all needs and interests. With a food court, a cinema with seven screens and a great mix of boutique and high street stores, it's a great place to spend an indulgent day.
The Best Local Attractions
Northern Rivers accommodation also offers simple and efficient access to attractions in the Darwin area. For fine dining, Darwin offers great options such as Hanuman restaurant, or for a more electic choice; the Mindil Beach Sunset Market. For those who enjoy water sports, the Darwin Ski Club features a beer garden with frequent live band performances and the chance to chat with friendly locals. If you prefer something a bit more relaxed, the Deskchair Cinema is a fantastic concept run by the Darwin Film Society that allows the public to watch films under the stars during the dry season.
Casuarina is an ideal central location for enjoying a holiday in the Northern Rivers region, being close to Darwin it's also located close to many attractions. For a fully furnished, private, spacious house with all the amenities of a home, Casuarina holiday rentals are a great option for holiday makers looking for easy access to the city, as well as a relaxing tropical atmosphere. Don't worry about parking space, early check out times and tiny balconies, with a Casuarina holiday rental you can enjoy your own garden and spacious home.