Australia's most family-friendly cities

1st - Launceston, Tasmania. Photo: Flickr
1st - Launceston, Tasmania. Photo: Flickr
2nd - Canberra, ACT. Photo: Flickr

2nd - Canberra, ACT. Photo: Flickr

3rd - Toowoomba, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

3rd - Toowoomba, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

4th - Albury/Wodonga, NSW/Victoria border. Photo: Flickr

4th - Albury/Wodonga, NSW/Victoria border. Photo: Flickr

Equal 5th - Adelaide, South Australia. Photo: Flickr

Equal 5th - Adelaide, South Australia. Photo: Flickr

Equal 5th - Perth, Western Australia. Photo: Flickr

Equal 5th - Perth, Western Australia. Photo: Flickr

7th - Hobart, Tasmania. Photo: Flickr

7th - Hobart, Tasmania. Photo: Flickr

Equal 8th - Darwin, Northern Territory. Photo: Flickr

Equal 8th - Darwin, Northern Territory. Photo: Flickr

Equal 8th - Bunbury, Western Australia. Photo: Flickr

Equal 8th - Bunbury, Western Australia. Photo: Flickr

10th - Bundaberg, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

10th - Bundaberg, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 11th - Mackay, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 11th - Mackay, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 11th - Burnie, Tasmania. Photo: Flickr

Equal 11th - Burnie, Tasmania. Photo: Flickr

13th - Mandurah, Western Australia. Photo: Flickr

13th - Mandurah, Western Australia. Photo: Flickr

Equal 14th - Melbourne, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

Equal 14th - Melbourne, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

Equal 14th - Wagga Wagga, NSW. Photo: Flickr

Equal 14th - Wagga Wagga, NSW. Photo: Flickr

Equal 16th - Townsville, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 16th - Townsville, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 16th - Bendigo, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

Equal 16th - Bendigo, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

18th - Newcastle, NSW. Photo: Flickr

18th - Newcastle, NSW. Photo: Flickr

19th - Rockhampton, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

19th - Rockhampton, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

20th - Sunshine Coast, QLD. Photo: Flickr

20th - Sunshine Coast, QLD. Photo: Flickr

21st - Wollongong, NSW. Photo: Flickr

21st - Wollongong, NSW. Photo: Flickr

22nd - Ballarat, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

22nd - Ballarat, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

23rd - Sydney, New South Wales. Photo: Flickr

23rd - Sydney, New South Wales. Photo: Flickr

24th - Brisbane, QLD. Photo: Flickr

24th - Brisbane, QLD. Photo: Flickr

25th - Geelong, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

25th - Geelong, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

26th - Hervey Bay, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

26th - Hervey Bay, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

27th - Cairns, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

27th - Cairns, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 28th - Gold Coast, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 28th - Gold Coast, Queensland. Photo: Flickr

Equal 28th, La Trobe Valley, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

Equal 28th, La Trobe Valley, Victoria. Photo: Flickr

30th - Coffs Harbour, NSW. Photo: Flickr

30th - Coffs Harbour, NSW. Photo: Flickr