Cairns Reef Tours

Cairns Reef Tours depart daily, taking passengers from the tropical port city to a variety of marine destinations, including the Outer Great Barrier Reef, tropical islands (Green and Fitzroy) and pristine coral sand cays. These trips enable people to visit, explore and enjoy the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. Cairns Great Barrier Reef cruises…

Northern Beaches

Northern Beaches: Machan’s Beach, Holloway’s Beach, Yorkey’s Knob, Trinity Beach, Kewarra Beach, Clifton Beach, Palm Cove and Ellis Beach

Copperlode Dam – Lake Morris

Copperlode Dam or Lake Morris is located 20 minutes drive west from Cairns City.  Head west along Reservoir Rd. heading towards Brinsmead, turn off at the tourist information sign “Copperlode Dam” 16 km.  Follow Lake Morris Rd. up the mountains.  The road climbs along the face of Whitfield Range and passes through various types of…

Tjabukai Aboriginal Cultural Park

Tjabukai Aboriginal Cultural Park enables guests to immerse themselves in traditional Tjapukai culture with authentic music, dance and storytelling by the Tjapukai people. The world’s oldest living culture is brought to life by Aboriginal performers who engage guests with interactive activities such as didgeridoo playing, face painting and boomerang throwing and educate them about Cairns & the Great…

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway experience spans 7.5kms over Australia’s pristine tropical rainforests. You’ll glide just metres above the rainforest canopy before descending through the canopy layers and deep into the heart of the forest at Skyrail’s two rainforest mid-stations for the ultimate tropical rainforest experience. A Skyrail Experience will take approximately 1½ hours one way,…

Mount Whitfield Conservation Park

Mount Whitfield Conservation Park: Climb the walking tracks to the summit of Mt Lumley Hill to see another view of this wonderful playground. Accessed through Quarry St, Aeroglen or Collins Avenue, Edge Hill, which is next door to the Flecker Botanic Gardens, the Park offers views to the Barron River, the northern beaches and to…

The Esplanade and swimming lagoon

The Esplanade and swimming lagoon: fantastic large seawater pool. Great for the kids. Lifeguards on duty. BBQs. The Esplanade runs for 2.5 km and includes a brilliant playground and skate park.

Flecker Botanical Gardens

Flecker Botanical Gardens: Only four kilometers from the heart of Cairns City, the Flecker Botanical Gardens are a tropical oasis. 38 hectares of native Australian gardens are maintained to lush standards, and many plants found here cannot be seen elsewhere in the world. Admission to the Cairns Botanical Gardens is free, however collection boxes are…

Tanks Art Centre – Edge Hill

Tanks Arts Centre, 46 Collins Ave Edge Hill. Situated in the Cairns Botanical Gardens precinct, this centre is an innovative and iconic, multi-arts facility, creatively housed in three converted WWII naval oil storage tanks. Offering a myriad of exhibitions, events and programs in contemporary performing and visual arts, the Tanks Arts Centre is one of…