Cairns Experiences for Every Season: Your Ultimate Guide


Find the Perfect Activity for the Current Season in Cairns

1. Scuba Diving in the Great Barrier Reef

Explore the world-renowned Great Barrier Reef with its vibrant coral formations and diverse marine life. Book a scuba diving tour to experience the thrill of swimming alongside colorful fishes and spotting majestic sea turtles.


2. Rainforest Ziplining in the Daintree

Soar through the ancient Daintree Rainforest canopy on an exhilarating ziplining adventure. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you zip from one platform to another, surrounded by lush greenery and breathtaking views.


3. Hot Air Ballooning over Atherton Tablelands

Witness the stunning beauty of the Atherton Tablelands from above on a hot air balloon ride. Drift peacefully across the scenic landscape at sunrise, taking in panoramic views of rolling hills and picturesque farmlands.


4. White Water Rafting in the Tully River

Challenge yourself with an adrenaline-pumping white water rafting experience on the Tully River. Navigate through thrilling rapids and cascading waterfalls, surrounded by untouched rainforest and stunning gorges.


5. Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Embark on a unique journey through UNESCO World Heritage rainforest aboard the Kuranda Scenic Railway. Return to Cairns on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, gliding above the treetops and enjoying breathtaking views.


6. Discovering Indigenous Culture at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park

Immerse yourself in the rich indigenous culture at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Engage in traditional dances, fire-making demonstrations, and storytelling sessions that provide insight into the Aboriginal way of life.


7. Wildlife Encounters at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

Get up-close and personal with Australia's iconic wildlife at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Explore the wildlife park, enjoy crocodile feeding tours, and witness awe-inspiring wildlife presentations.


8. Abseiling in the Barron Gorge

Challenge your limits by abseiling down the Barron Gorge, surrounded by lush rainforest and stunning waterfalls. Enjoy the rush of adrenaline as you descend down the cliff face, taking in breathtaking views along the way.


9. Discovering the Cairns Night Markets

Explore the vibrant Cairns Night Markets, where you can browse through a variety of stalls offering unique arts, crafts, and local products. Indulge in delicious street food and soak up the lively atmosphere.


10. Butterfly Rainforest at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

Step into a world of enchantment at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Wander through lush gardens while observing magnificent butterflies in their natural habitat. Learn about the fascinating life cycle and behavior of these captivating creatures.