aerial photo of north queensland beach

landmarks

  • Irvinebank

    Old fig trees line the road into Irvinebank and provide a place of welcome. These hospitable old trees are happy [more…]

  • Herberton

    This historic tin mining town on the banks of the Wild River is the oldest town on the Atherton Tablelands. [more…]

  • Dimbulah

    Dimbulah is the gateway to the Hodgkinson Goldfield, which was settled in 1876. Tyrconnell, Kingsborough and Mt Mulligan were towns [more…]

  • Chillagoe

    Head into the accessible outback west of Cairns and discover the underground wonders of the former mining town of Chillagoe. [more…]

  • Almaden

    Train buffs take note. The Savannahlander is one of tropical North Queensland’s unusual rail journeys. It runs from Cairns to [more…]

  • Atherton Tablelands Rail Trail: relaxed riding

    Tired of the hustle and bustle of the city? Take a break and ride the Rail Trail in the Atherton Tablelands.

  • The Great Tropical Drive

    Get ready to discover the very best of Tropical North Queensland on the Great Tropical Drive. Some 26 different routes make up the drive, taking you from coast to Savannah, islands to the outback, rainforest to reef.

  • Cairns to Cape York

    Got a heightened sense of adventure and want to take it all the way to the top (of Australia)? Jump into a 4WD and head off on an unforgettable journey from Cairns to Cape York.