Fannie Bay is an inner, bayside Suburb of the city of Darwin, located approximately 4kms from Darwin city centre.
Situated in this bayside Suburb is the Fannie Bay Gaol, Military Museums and Fannie Bay Race Track (Darwin Turf Club). Adjoining Fannie Bay is East Point Reserve a well known destination for tourists and locals, offering a long white beach, bike/walking tracks, picnic areas, children’s playground and exercise equipment.
There are many popular businesses located in Fannie Bay Shopping Centre, including the iconic Cool Spot Cafe, Fannie Bay Super Pizza, Outback Bakery, Fannie Bay Gourmet Meats and Ella Bache just to name a few. Pee Wee’s Restaurant is another attraction, located amongst the tropical palms and natural environment of East Point Nature Reserve offering sweeping sea views.
Fannie Bay’s population is just over 2,500 and is a very popular family, bayside Suburb. Adding to this relaxed lifestyle of Fannie Bay are attractions such as Darwin Sailing Club, Dawn Lawn Bowls and just a little further down East Point Road is Mindil Beach, Darwin Botanical Gardens and Darwin Skycity Casino. Parap Primary School, Parap Child Care Centre and Parap Swimming Pool are also conveniently located close to Fannie Bay. Fannie Bay residents can also enjoy being close to Parap Village which offers Darwin’s longest running markets every Saturday from 8am to 2pm.
Real Estate in Fannie Bay is highly sought after because of it’s bayside location, proximity to Darwin city, local amenities and easy access to Stuart Highway and Tiger Brennan Drive. Fannie Bay is regarded as one of Darwin’s prestigious suburbs
Suburbs around Fannie Bay include Ludmilla and Parap, and a short drive to Nightcliff, Stuart Park, The Gardens, Larrakeyah, Woolner and Bayview (0820 postcode).