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What to do in Cairns.   Discover Fun and cool things to do, things to do this weekend, what to do in Cairns for kids, Great Barrier Reef tours, Daintree Rainforest tours or discover the Atherton Tablelands.

There are plenty of Cairns breaks to choose from.  Whether you’re coming to Cairns for a weekend or a week in Cairns, plan for your trip to Cairns: search for upcoming events,

Museum and galleries, sightseeing tours, bars restaurants, nightlife, days our and an awesome range of day tours from Cairns.

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There is no place in the World like Cairns

Cairns is the only place in the world where two World Heritage-listed sites sit side by side Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest.

Great Barrier Reef

The largest living coral reef system, made up of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2,300 kilometres.

The Great Barrier Reef is home to over 400 types of coral, 4000 types of clams and snails (molluscs), 1500 species of fish, countless thousands of worms, sponges, crustaceans and echinoderms, turtles, whales, sharks and dolphins.


Daintree Rainforest

The wet tropic region stretches for 450 km along the northeast coast of Australia.  Made up of tropical rainforests.  The Daintree Rainforest has the richest wildlife habitat in Australia.

A concentration of endemic species is found nowhere else.

There are nine marsupials, thirteen birds, eighteen reptiles and 23 frogs.

The Daintree Rainforest is recognised as one of the major areas of biological diversity within the Wet Tropics.

Other things to do in Cairns

Are you looking for the best food and drink eager for some retail therapy or want to find out what’s on in Cairns?

Make the most of your holiday in Cairns by finding all the information you need on fun things to do in Cairns Australia.  Discover the best Cairns weekend breaks.

You can find a lot of free things to do in Cairns with kids.


What to do in Cairns
Muddies Playground

Cairns has some fabulous children’s playgrounds and best of all they are all FREE.

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