Make Geraldton Your Next Home!
Evaluating where in Australia to make your next home? Think no further! Make it Geraldton, Western Australia.
Geraldton has long been the home of Australians seeking beautiful warm weather in a beach-side town rich with history, and it’s easy to see why it has a population of more than 35,000 people. From the much-loved windsurfing haven of Coronation Beach to the Batavia Shipwreck off the coast of Geraldton, there is plenty to do and explore for people of all ages. There’s even a miniature railway that everyone in the family can enjoy! Geraldton is an important service and logistics hub, with a large involvement in the fishing, mining, wheat, sheep and tourism industries. Located just 400km north of Perth, it’s easily accessed by air via Geraldton Airport or road. A beach lifestyle accompanied by plenty of extracurricular activities and sights to see; what more could you ask for?
We’ve provided more information on Geraldton and all that it has to offer below:
The best places to hang out?
There are plenty of seaside cafés and restaurants along the esplanade that make for a picturesque dining experience, as well as new barbeque facilities right along the water for social get-togethers. For a day trip it’s impossible to go past Waminda Wildlife Sanctuary or the Ellendale Pool; a waterhole located just 45km south east of Geraldton where you can stop for a picnic or even camp overnight. Learn about Geraldton’s vast history by visiting the HMAS Sydney II Memorial or the Western Australian Museum – Geraldton. You won’t leave disappointed or empty handed with all of the beautiful photo opportunities!
The most sought after locations
The most popular suburbs within Geraldton tend to be those within a fairly close proximity to the beach such as Beresford, Beachlands, Mahomets Flats, Tarcoola Beach and Wandina. All of these suburbs are conveniently located within a 10 minute drive of the main area of town so driving for a long time between town and home is never an issue!
Market values in Geraldton
You can expect to pay between $315,000 and $350,000 for a 3-4 Bedroom house or unit in Geraldton, while renting a 2-3 bedroom house or unit will cost around $240 to $320 per week. The value for money when living in Geraldton compared to Perth or Brisbane is just incredible!
Moving house is easy with the help of Wridgways Geraldton team. Our small but highly dedicated team services the entire region of Geraldton and guarantees the personal, attentive service that comes with dealing with an extremely experienced team. Extensive expert moving services including packing, unpacking, cleaning services, pet transport; secure storage, vehicle transport and more. Meaning you can settle into your new home and begin discovering your surroundings in Geraldton and throughout Western Australia.
If Geraldton sounds like the perfect place for you, our Wridgways team will greet you with open arms and make you feel welcome! If you are a local moving out of Geraldton, we would love to help you return, whenever that might be.
Speak to a friendly Geraldton Moving Consultant about your move today on 08 9965 1015.