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Cairns weather – what to expect when you arrive

Jun 28 2017

Cairns Weather – What To Expect When You Arrive Cairns lies within the tropical zone of Australia’s Far North Queensland, it is genuinely a year round destination. However it is important to know what to expect when you arrive as weather conditions can vary depending on the time of the year. Each season has something…

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Cairns Northern Beaches

Apr 30 2017

The following locations are considered the Cairns Northern Beaches.   Tours offering pick ups from the Northern Beaches can pick up from the following locations: Holloways Beach Yorkey’s Knob Trinity Beach Palm Cove   If you are staying at these Northern Beaches, please contact us to see if transfers are available: Machans Beach Kewarra Beach…

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The truth about coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef

Feb 26 2017

Lately there has been much talk in the media about coral bleaching. So what is the truth? And will it affect your experience visiting the Great Barrier Reef? Despite scientific evidence pollution is creating global warming which increases water temperatures, some people do not believe in global warming, citing it is a natural phenomenon that…

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The beach at Cape Tribulation

Rainforest on a rainy day

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 2…     2. Rainforest Walking underneath the thick canopy of a Rainforest will protect you from all but the heaviest of downpours. Also some people say the Rainforest is more beautiful and more alive when it’s…

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Pontoon on the Reef

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 1…wait for it…     1. The Great Barrier Reef Pontoon I know everyone has a picture in mind when visiting the Great Barrier Reef of blue skies and turquoise water but unfortunately we do have rainy…

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Spectacular Waterfalls

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 3…     3. Waterfalls Rain = more water = spectacular waterfalls! If you have a car and are feeling fit, you can explore the beautiful cascading water pools at Stoney Creek or Behana Gorge. Both involve…

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Play in the water!

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 4…     4. White Water Rafting High rainfall = great rapids. Choose from half day on the Barron River, full day on the Tully River. For more details see our White Water Rafting page Or why not…

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View of Trinity Inlet and surrounds Cairns

Cruise around Trinity Inlet

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 5…       5. Cairns Harbour Cruises A 2 hour cruise that leaves the Cairns Marlin Wharf three times a day. Cruise along Trinity Inlet, the saltwater river that runs alongside Cairns city, surrounded by mangroves. Informative…

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Embrace the mud!

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 6…       6. ATVs Here’s an adventure you won’t easily forget…a 4-wheeler motorbike adventure. Once we get a bit of rain and things start to get a big muddy, they also get more fun! Located…

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Ropes course above a wildlife park in the Cairns casino

All ages adventure

Oct 5 2016

Counting down the top 10 Things to do in Cairns on a rainy day, here is our number 7…     7. Cairns Zoom Up the top of the Casino is a glass dome and inside the dome is a small Australian wildlife park. Above the animals, there are 2 ropes courses, including a zip line over…

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