Kuranda Day Tour

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Date Wednesday 19 August 2015
Time 07:45 – 17:00
Dress Code Casual Attire
Cost $280 per person
Hotel Pick Ups Return transfers from Congress Hotels

Travel on aboard Kuranda Scenic Railway as you wind your way through a tropical rainforest paradise framed by rugged mountains with waterfalls tumbling forever into deep ravines. On arrival at Rainforestation you will have exclusive guided tour of the Koala & Wildlife Park, wildlife interaction & 1 souvenir photo each (either Koala or reptile photo) Private Dreamtime walk – didgeridoo demonstration, spear throwing demonstration, boomerang throwing. You will have the opportunity to wander through Kuranda village before boarding The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway which spans 7.5kms over Australia’s pristine tropical rainforests. You’ll glide just metres above the rainforest canopy before descending through the canopy layers and deep into the heart of the forest at Skyrail’s two rainforest mid-stations for the ultimate tropical rainforest experience. Return to Cairns

A detailed itinerary is available here for your convenience.

Tickets can be purchased during the registration process.

Great Barrier Reef – Ocean Spirit


Date Wednesday 19 August 2015
Time 07:30 – 17:00
Dress Code Casual Attire
Cost $194 per adult / $144 per child
Departure Point Check in at Reef Fleet Terminal

Set sail aboard our 32m (105ft) luxury sailing catamaran, Ocean Spirit, for a day to remember with a wide range of activities to experience Michaelmas Cay’s unique reef environment – a picturesque vegetated sand cay encircled by a spectacular fringing reef and an important protected sanctuary for migratory seabirds.

Snorkel from the cay’s shallow protected waters, cruise in the semi-submersible for a diver’s view of the reef and discover the island birdlife. Or if you prefer just relax and enjoy a leisurely day on the Great Barrier Reef. The choice is yours!

Optional Extras:

  • Introductory dive – $120.00
  • Guided snorkelling (includes lycra suit)
  • Adult $59.00
  • Child $32.00
  • Family $150.00 *

*Family consists of 2 Adults & 2 Children

A detailed itinerary is available here for your convenience.

Tickets can be purchased during the registration process.

Golf – Saturday 22 August 2015

The challenging fairway of Paradise Palms Golf Course have become a “must ” on the calendar for any golfer visiting the region. Designed by Graham March and Ross Watson, the par 72 course measures 6,392 metres off the championship tees with and ACR rating of 75. With 4 tee spots, 94 bunkers and 6 lakes the picturesque course is complemented by rolling fairways, narrow undulating greens, lush vegetation and an abundance of natural wildlife.


0730 Transfer from your hotel to Paradise Palms Country Club
0800 Arrive at Paradise Palms Country Club
0815 Tee Off Commences
1230 Groups Conclude
1300 Return to Cairns Hotels*

*return departure time may vary depending on the number of playing groups

Players should arrange for their own shoes (running shoes or trainers are permitted). Limited shoe hire is available.

Golf Carts are included in the Green Fees.

Cairns Night Markets


71-75 The Esplanade (opposite the lagoon)


The Esplanade Markets showcase local, quality products from contemporary jewellery, leather work, pottery, clothes and skincare. If you need a gift or souvenir you are sure to find it here. Held against the backdrop of the Cairns waterfront, you can follow your market shopping with a swim in the Lagoon or take advantage of the free barbecues, exercise equipment and children’s play grounds.


All tours are based on a minimum number of participants. If minimum numbers are not reached, alternative arrangements or a complete refund will be made. Places on all tours are limited and will be allocated strictly in order of receipt of payment. Where participants cancel their day tour bookings prior to Friday, 10 July 2015, payment will be refunded in full. Thereafter, no refund will be made.”