TROPICAL NORTH QUEENSLAND 

Welcome to Paradise - Tropical North Queensland. Whether it's an indulgent break or a thrilling adventure, this stunning region offers you a magical and life-changing experience. Tropical North Queensland is where the rainforest meets the reef. Few places on earth can boast such unique natural attractions - with the Great Barrier Reef offering dazzling coral and sea life, and the superb World Heritage listed tropical rainforests within easy reach.

 

MANTRA ESPLANADE

Located on the waterfront, Mantra Esplanade Cairns is the perfect base for your Tropical North Queensland stay. Situated just minutes from the yacht harbour – the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, lively street cafes, fine dining restaurants, the casino and Cairns Esplanade Lagoon, our guests are never short of things to do.

 

 

FLY TO CAIRNS WITH JETSTAR

Fly non stop to Cairns, up to 3 x weekly from Auckland. Connections are also available from either Christchurch or Wellington. Check out Jetstar’s low fares available now at jetstar.com

 

SKYRAIL RAINFOREST CABLEWAY 

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, CairnsAustralia, is a world first in environmental tourism taking you on an amazing experience over Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest canopy and deep into the forest. The Skyrail experience, spanning 7.5kms over pristine rainforest, allows you to explore the wonders of an ancient tropical rainforest and learn about one of the most botanically fascinating and diverse areas on earth.

 

 

STILLWATER SWEETS

Our naturally delicious, No Worries brand of soft Australian sweets are locally made using our unique family recipes and special cold working methods. They are free of artificial colours and flavours, preservatives, gluten and wheat. Our delicious sweets are free of all animal products and are cholesterol free and vegan friendly. Each soft lolly sweet is wrapped on a heritage antique kiss wrapping style machine and then beautifully gift packaged.

 

CAIRNS 

Imagine a city offering spectacular scenery, world-class accommodation, fine dining, art and cultural activities and unique attractions and experiences. The vibrant tropical city of Cairns is the gateway to two World Heritage areas, the Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics Rainforest, as well as the Outback. It’s a sophisticated destination you’ll never want to leave.

Salthouse

On 29 May 2009, the much anticipated opening of Salt House Bar & Restaurant in Cairns arrived. Situated at Marina Point, next to the new Cairns Yacht Club facilities, Salt House is a unique dining, bar and entertainment venue offering a panorama of the ocean, marina and city on the waterfront in Cairns.



PORT DOUGLAS

Port Douglas Australia is just an hour’s drive north from Cairns via a spectacular coastal road that is surrounded by forest and the Coral Sea.
It is the only place on Earth where two World Heritage listed jewels exist; the Great Barrier Reef and the rainforest of Daintree and Cape Tribulation.
We all need time out now and again, enter a laid back tropical oasis with sophisticated worldly comforts offering a small friendly village atmosphere. Go from business suit to barefoot and frantic to free. Refresh, restore and revitalise, in the aquamarine reef waters of the Coral Sea, the crystal creeks of Mossman Gorge, and the palm fringed golden sands of Port Douglas Four Mile Beach.

TJAPUKAI

Tjpaukai 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 Barrier Reef’s traditional rainforest people.

 

 

KURANDA – VILLAGE IN THE RAINFOREST 

The picturesque mountain retreat of Kuranda Village is just 25km northwest of Cairns in Far North Queensland. Visitors can travel to Kuranda on Kuranda’s Historic Scenic Railway or by car or bus, via the spectacular Kuranda Range Road or over the rainforest on Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Kuranda’s shops and markets with their exotically handcrafted goods, Aboriginal artifacts, restaurants and coffee shops make Kuranda a well-known day destination.

 

 

OCHRE RESTAURANT 

Ochre Restaurant specialises in fresh local seafood, Australian game, native bush foods, premium Australian produce and regional Australian cuisine.

 

 



Pesci's Seafood Restaurant

Relax while looking out over Trinity Inlet and wash away the hours enjoying the daytime view of game boats returning with their catch, or by night, the soft moonlight flickering off the water. From a selection of seafood dishes caught right off our back door to the finest produce fresh from the tropical NQ Tablelands, even the fussiest of critics can be satisfied with our expertly prepared cuisine.

 

Quicksilver Cruises

Travel with Australia's most awarded Great Barrier Reef tour operator. With a choice of wonderful day trips, Quicksilver is the ultimate way to see natures finest in absolute comfort and style. Choose your Great Barrier Reef cruise, realising the breath-taking colour and majesty, seeing nature at its most perfect - experience stunning Outer Reef and Island destinations.
Cruising daily from Port Douglas and Cairns in Tropical North Queensland.


 

FLY TO GOLD COAST WITH JETSTAR

Fly non stop to the Gold Coast, up to 7 x weekly from Auckland or up to 4 x weekly from Christchurch. Check out Jetstar’s low fares available now at jetstar.com


 

GOLD COAST

Australia’s Gold Coast is famous for fun! Sun drenched beaches, legendary theme parks, endless shopping and plenty of adrenalin pumping adventure make the Gold Coast the only place to be this summer!

 

 

 

MANTRA CIRCLE ON CAVILL

Centrally located within Surfers Paradise, Circle on Cavill combines the very best in Gold Coast beachside living with spectacular resort facilities. Comprising of two residential towers, Circle on Cavill boasts impressively spacious one, two and three bedroom Surfers Paradise apartments. Each accommodation type is stylishly appointed and taking centre stage in most are panoramic ocean or hinterland views.

 

 

CURRUMBIN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

With hundreds of native Australian animals on display in natural bush land and rainforest settings, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary provides a rare opportunity to see and experience them all.The latest attraction, The Green Challenge high ropes adventure course, has sixty-five challenges including giant flying foxes and a Tarzan swing!!!

 

WET’N’WILD & WARNER BROS. MOVIE WORLD

Experience a host of fantastic new attractions at the Gold Coast’s Favourite Theme Parks! Discover a world of fantasy, super-heroes and world-class rides at Warner Bros. Movie World. Wet’n’Wild Water World offers something for everyone including adrenaline pumping slides and an amazing kids aquatic playground. And don’t miss the amazing new live show Australian Outback Spectacular’s ‘Spirit of the Horse’. Experience the best Gold Coast holiday ever with endless days of theme park Fun! To purchase tickets visit MyFun.com.au or call 0800 4 MYFUN