Life in Queanbeyan
Life in Queanbeyan
Welcome to Queanbeyan. We know you are going to love living in Queanbeyan and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Queanbeyan a good place to live?
Yes, Queanbeyan is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Queanbeyan will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Queanbeyan
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Queanbeyan, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Queanbeyan. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Queanbeyan and want to find a job in Queanbeyan we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Queanbeyan for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Queanbeyan
Weather in Queanbeyan
Queanbeyan is a city in the south-eastern region of New South Wales, Australia, located adjacent to the Australian Capital Territory in the Southern Tablelands region. Located on the Queanbeyan River, the city is the council seat of the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council. At the 2016 census, the Queanbeyan part of the Canberra–Queanbeyan built-up area had a population of 36,348.
Queanbeyan’s economy is based on light construction, manufacturing, service, retail and agriculture. Canberra, Australia’s capital, is located 15 kilometres (9 miles) to the west, and Queanbeyan is a commuter town. The word Queanbeyan is the anglicised form of Quinbean, an Aboriginal word meaning “clear waters”.
Hotels and Accommodation in Queanbeyan
There are all types of accommodation available in Queanbeyan. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Queanbeyan is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Queanbeyan
Banks in Queanbeyan
Cafes in Queanbeyan
Carpet Cleaners in Queanbeyan
Dentists in Queanbeyan
Doctors and Medical clinics in Queanbeyan
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Queanbeyan Electricians below
Hospitals in Queanbeyan
Mechanics in Queanbeyan
Newspapers in Queanbeyan
Pest Control in Queanbeyan
Plumbers in Queanbeyan
Real Estate Agents in Queanbeyan
Restaurants in Queanbeyan
Schools in Queanbeyan
Solicitors in Queanbeyan
Supermarkets in Queanbeyan
Vets in Queanbeyan
For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.
To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker. Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.