palm cove

  • The Great Barrier Reef Drive

    Welcome to the loveliest little drive in Queensland. Short but oh-so-sweet, the Great Barrier Reef Drive covers just 140km in a straight line north from Cairns to Cape Tribulation.

  • An active traveller’s guide to Cairns

    Boasting nature’s ultimate keep-fit playground, nutritious local produce for those post-workout gains, and plenty of idyllic spots for some all-important recovery time, Tropical North Queensland is an active traveller’s dream. Here are our top tips to exploring the region like a top athlete:

  • Dive into this guide of swim-out hotel rooms

    Walk in: swim out. For that added splash of luxury to your weekend getaway, family holiday or romantic retreat the following hotels will get you as close as you can to the most convenient and luxurious pools in the region.

  • Mantra Amphora

    Just over a 30 minute drive north of Cairns, Mantra Amphora is located in a prime waterfront location in Palm [more…]

  • Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures

    Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in the North. With over 2100 [more…]

  • NuNu Restaurant

    As Palm Cove’s only absolute beachfront restaurant, the highly acclaimed Nu Nu restaurant provides the quintessential Topical North Queensland dining [more…]

  • 7 Road trips you don’t want to miss

    Nothing beats a good old-fashioned road trip. Whether it’s a leisurely Sunday drive or an extended journey to places without postcards, hitting the road offers unbridled freedom. So fasten your seatbelt low and tight, shuffle your favourite playlist and settle back as we take you on a journey through Tropical North Queensland.

  • Market Day

    Celebrated Palm Cove chef Nick Holloway adores iconic Rusty’s Markets in Cairns. Kerry Heaney joined him for a tour of the stalls.

  • Flavour on the menu

    From exotic fruits to craft beers, homegrown chocolate to spectacular seafood, Tropical North Queensland is a food lover’s paradise. Kerry Heaney takes a culinary tour.

  • Palm Cove: a family affair

    Make beautiful memories with a stay at this chic, laidback village just north of Cairns. Angela Saurine reveals 10 reasons why kids and grown-ups love Palm Cove.