Forrest (ACT) is approximately 1.59 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Forrest (ACT) was 1615. The population is 47% male and 53% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Forrest (ACT) are $4000+. The most common weekly income bracket is $3000+ per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $350 to $449.
Forrest (postcode: 2603) is an affluent suburb of
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Forrest is named after Sir John Forrest, an
explorer, legislator, federalist, premier of Western
Australia, and one of the fathers of the Australian
Constitution. Streets in Forrest are named after
explorers and governors. According to the
Australian Bureau of Statistics Forrest is the second
most Socio-Economic advantaged location in
Australia after the neighbouring suburb of Barton.
Forrest is one of the few suburbs in Canberra built
to the original Canberra plans. It contains many
circular and geometric patterns in its streets and
can be quite confusing to drive in.
Points of Interest
203 Restaurant and Bar
2 Trevillian Quay Unit 4 (Mo-Sa 07:00-15:00; Su 07:00-14:00)
19 Jardine Street
Buddhist Society of the ACT
44 Jardine Street
26 Giles Street
Dr Michael Tucker
61 Giles Street
Durham Castle Arms
Inner South Veterinary Centre
Inner South Veterinary Clinic
52 Giles Street
Local Press Cafe
Narrabundah Post Office
25 Kennedy Street (Tues - Sat: 9am to late)
The Canberra Glassworks
11 Wentworth Avenue
Two for Joy
Two For Joy
31 Kennedy Street
Walt n Burley
17 Eastlake Parade
Wild Duck Restaurant
Online Property Report
View graphs showing suburb property market data, historical property sales data, median house price and demographic data for your suburb.
Provide us with your property information and intentions so we can best help your property needs.
You recieve a free, instant and accurate house price report.
Our property professionals we connect you with will help you free of charge.