Cairns, Queensland

Cairns is a modern and vibrant city and the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Port Douglas and the Daintree Rainforest. Cairns is an ideal base to explore the wonderful attractions Tropical North Queensland has to offer.

Cairns city officially follows a narrow coastal strip from Ellis Beach in the north to Mirriwinni in the south and covers an area of 1687sqkm, but for most purposes Cairns is defined by Gordonvale in the south and Ellis Beach in the north.