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2 Best language schools in Cairns (ranked based on student reviews)

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Why Cairns? Cairns is the capital of tropical Queensland and only a 3-hour flight away from Sydney. It has many cultural, sports and leisure attractions. Cairns is the key gateway to the Daintree Rainforest World Heritage region and the Great Barrier Reef.
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Key Facts about Cairns

Population: 154,000

Time zone: +15h. (GMT +10)

Region: Queensland, Cairns

Currency: AUD (1 AUD = 2.9316 PEN)

Cairns quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.2

4.2 (40 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from Peru require a visa to enter and study in Australia. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

High season: July

Low season: December

Average course price per week: 370 AU$

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Australia average):5.70 AU$ (34% more expensive than in Peru)
    Mains electricity:
    • Plug Type I
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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    What to do in Cairns

    Cairns Regional Gallery
    Cairns Regional Gallery
    Great Barrier Reef & Green Island
    Great Barrier Reef & Green Island
    Crystal Cascades
    Crystal Cascades
    Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
    Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
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    Arrival Airport

    Cairns International (CNS) - 4 km. from Cairns city center

    Public transportation to city center:

    Every 20 minutes, 7,00 AUD, 21 minutes.

    Main stops: Capt Cook Highway near Arnold Street, Cairns City Bus Station Platform 1

    Taxi: 25 NZD, 10 minutes drive to city center of Cairns

    Direct international flights from:
    • New Zealand: Auckland International
    • Singapore: Singapore Changi
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