HMAS Kuranda

HMAS Kuranda is a former Royal Australian Navy (RAN) base located in Cairns, Queensland in Australia that was is in used during the Pacific War of World War II.[1][2]

HMAS Kuranda
Cairns, Queensland in Australia
TypeNaval base
Site information
Operator Royal Australian Navy
Site history
In use1943 (1943)
Battles/warsPacific War of World War II

See also


  1. "How R.A.N Establishments Grew With Fleet". The Sydney Morning Herald. National Library of Australia. 6 September 1945. p. 2. Retrieved 9 September 2011.
  2. "Part Two, Chapter XIX, The Maritime Frontier" (PDF). Triumph in the Tropics, 1959. Office of Economic and Statistical Research, Queensland Government. p. 235. Retrieved 11 August 2017.

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