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Aeroglen
CairnsQueensland
Postcode: 4870
LGA: Cairns Region
State District: Barron River
Federal Division: Leichhardt
Suburbs around Aeroglen:
Barron Machans Beach Coral Sea
Stratford Aeroglen Coral Sea
Whitfield Cairns North Coral Sea

Aeroglen is a coastal suburb of Cairns, Queensland, Australia. It is approximately 3 miles north of the Cairns City centre. In the 2011 census, Aeroglen had a population of 403 people.

Geography

Aeroglen is located on a slope at the foot of the Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. Most of the suburb is taken up by the Cairns International Airport and the name Aeroglen is a reference to the airport. There is also a village opposite the airport, on the western side of the Captain Cook Highway.


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