Cairns, Australia Overview

Cairns was founded in 1876 as a port for the inland gold mines of Queensland. It is now the heart of the Tropical North of Queensland, and is one of Australia's most welcoming cities. Stroll, relax, fly a kite, or have a barbecue on the Esplanade, a popular gathering area. Enjoy several great beaches just north of the city. Cairns is also a great place to watch migratory birds.

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Skyrail Round Trip


Travel through the treetops from Smithfield to Kuranda and back again on the same day on this exciti...

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Cairns Rainforest


Did you know that agile wallabies hop around the suburbs of Cairns? You'll see these adorable creatu...

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Private Rainforest


It's just you and your traveling companions on this private rainforest tour from Cairns. Walk among...

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Skyrail and Train Combo

In just 90 minutes you'll wind through the Kuranda rainforest on a one-way Skyrail trip over the rai...

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