Cairns Attractions and Things to Do

Welcome to Cairns Attractions. Happiness, sun and images of a stress-crushing beach holiday, these are ideal elements for the holiday of a lifetime when you and your family come to Cairns and tropical North Queensland.

Gifted with a holiday climate all year-round, offering temperatures in summer (October-April) of 29-33°C, and winter (April-October) 25-29°C, Cairns boasts some of the earth’s most vibrant natural attractions, the barrier reef, the rainforest and the Australian Outback, and they are all here awaiting your discovery.

The very friendly locals of Tropical North Queensland will show you the kind of warm and non-snotty hospitality that has become the standard to aspire to for other tourism hot-spots. Adventure tourism, night life, good eating and shopping add to the charm and sexiness of this fabulous destination. For more Cairns Attractions, visit

If you have been here previously, welcome back. If you are here for the first time, bask in our attractions and enjoy your vacation.

Australia’s finest non-capital city, Cairns is the world’s front door to Far North Queensland. It is a vibrant cosmopolitan destination with warm, sunny tropical days contrasted by cooling onshore breezes. Enjoy a walk along the central Esplanade or satisfy your tastebuds in one of Cairns’ many multi-cultural, diverse and award-winning eateries.