Worree is a suburb located in the south of the City of Cairns. Accessible through the Bruce Highway, the suburb is roughly 1,600 kilometres away from the state capital of Brisbane. Woree is known as a quiet, leafy suburbia that has residential areas that serve as home to individuals who want to be away from the noise of Cairns’ business district. There are schools that cater to various stages of education. The suburb is also home to the Woree Tavern and Cannon Park, Cairns’ major horse-racing track. While visitors usually end up at Woree to bet in the races, the town also boasts various shops and resorts for those who want to wind down before traveling to other parts of Queensland.