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Holloways Beach
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Holloways Beach
Population 2,283 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4878
LGA(s) Cairns Region
State electorate(s) Barron River
Federal Division(s) Leichhardt
Suburbs around Holloways Beach:
Yorkeys Knob Yorkeys Knob Coral Sea
Barron Holloways Beach Coral Sea
Barron Machans Beach Machans Beach

Holloways Beach is a suburb 12 minutes drive north of the centre of Cairns City, Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 2,283.

The south west of the suburb is bounded by the Captain Cook Highway. In the east close to the beach the land-use is mostly residential while the west is predominantly farms.


It has a lifeguard for much of the year. There are several restaurants including Holloways Pizza and Bamboo Shack. There is a sports club, newsagent, convenience store, launderette and video shop.

Coordinates: 16°50′32″S 145°44′21″E / 16.84222°S 145.73917°E / -16.84222; 145.73917

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