More about Cairns, Australia

Home to the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns is the perfect tropical Australian getaway. Magnificent sea life, leafy forests, and a stunning blue lagoon make this destination a favourite for nature lovers. Travel with Collette and see spectacular natural attractions and get up close and personal with the animals and people that call this tropical city home.

Why visit Cairns

Natural Sites

Cairns is a hit for those looking to connect with Australia’s natural beauty. Our local experts will show you how to make the most out of this treasured Queensland paradise.


Found within the Great Barrier Reef and beyond – the wildlife in Cairns is truly fascinating. From fish that span nearly every colour of the rainbow, to gargantuan turtles and adorable koalas, the animals and plants in this northern tropic spot are a sight to behold. Here are some creatures you may spot during your time in Cairns.


When you visit Cairns, you’ll be amazed by the natural splendours and unique sites found here. Offering plenty of fun and the sun and some educational experiences as well, Cairns is a must-see Australian destination. Here are some attractions we recommend you put on your travel list.