Few places in the world have the luxury of a World Heritage-listed natural wonder in their backyard - we have two. Boasting a unique environment where Australia's largest rainforest meets the greatest reef in the world, Cairns & Port Douglas are natural hotspots for tropical experiences and nature-based adventure.
Here you can jump on a boat, out of a plane, or surf through the treetops of the world renowned Daintree rainforest. With enough reef, sun, and wildlife to keep you occupied for a lifetime, you will be spoilt for choice.
Get your feet wet and dive into the fish bowl we call the Great Barrier Reef, take a scenic flight over the Coral Sea, or take your pick of the myriad of water sports and tours on offer.
Just bring a hat, some sun screen, and plenty of wanderlust. The adventure is on us.
For the adventure of a lifetime swim with dwarf Minke whales on the Great Barrier Reef. Eye to Eye Marine Encounters in Port Douglas offers both scheduled (four to nine day) and private custom expeditions.
Join a team of dedicated researchers who have devoted their lives to understanding more about these gentle giants and prepare to be blown away.
Take a helicopter adventure and soar above the Ribbon Reefs and Daintree Rainforest before touching down on your very own sand cay in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef for a lunch in the wilderness.
This is a picnic with a difference where you will combine a birds-eye view of one of the seven wonders of the world with snorkelling and swimming on remote fringing reefs.
Bring your friends and family for a walk on the wild side with a who's who of coral creatures and critters. Come on a leisurely walkabout along the seabed and let your guide take you on a journey of underwater adventure and exploration.
What better place to learn to dive than on the wonder of the Great Barrier Reef. Take the plunge with the award-winning operator Pro Dive and learn more about the creatures inhabiting the greatest reef in the world.
For the ultimate experience, combine your course with an all-inclusive liveaboard trip to the outer reefs and experience what rush hour traffic is like on the largest reef in the world.