The name Carrara comes from an Aboriginal word ‘Karara’ meaning ‘long flat’. Located on the southern bank of the Nerang River east of Nerang, the Carrara area was originally part of the Manchester Cotton Company’s cotton plantation established in the first part of the 1860s.
Carrara is a golfer’s dream, with the suburb boasting no less than 5 golf courses. Situated in a central
location, Carrara has easy access to the highway and is in striking distance to all of the Coast’s most magnificent facilities such as Royal Pines & Emerald Lakes Golf Courses, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Broadbeach & of course our golden beaches.
Boonooroo Park Estate
Boonooroo Park is a highly sought after estate which features leafy, larger blocks of land which accommodate the larger houses that are found in the area. With easy access to the M1, and only minutes to major shopping centers, residents can enjoy living in suburbia without being too far from any major amenity.
Carrara Statistical Local Area Profile
The Gold Coast City Council produces area profiles for a number of suburbs throughout the Gold Coast. The profiles contain statistical data on the suburb including Age, Employment, Educational, Income, Occupational, Place of Birth, Household and Dwelling Profiles
You can download the profile for Carrara by clicking here.
Carrara Real Estate Market Statistics
First National Nerang provides property which provides informaiton on total sales numbers in the suburb, median sales price, rental values and Carrara population demographics. These statistics are ideal for the residential investor, new purchaser to the area or Carrara property owners looking
Carrara Real Estate For Sale
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Carrara Map and Satellite Photo