You Won't Believe the Natural Beauty of the Cassowary Coast

World-class natural experiences in a region built for car touring. The perfect getaway for your Great Barrier Reef Holiday. We have the big pictures. Great Barrier Reef, Rainforest, Indigenous Culture, wide open spaces, tropical beaches all to yourself. No crowds, no rush, no stress.
Designed by nature

Fall in love with the breathtaking natural encounters of the Cassowary Coast starting an hour south of Cairns.

This diverse area includes the laid back town of Mission Beach and the natural beauty of Dunk and Hichinbrook Islands.
Hinchinbrook Island Cruises will show you the beauty of Hinchinbrook Island - including Zoe Bay.

The spectacular gorges and waterfalls of the Tully River will be the backdrop for the 2019 World Rafting Championships.

Bird-lovers will find the world's largest population of the elusive Southern Cassowary.

The offshore reefs of the Coral Sea provide the perfect challenge for fishing enthusiasts.
There are many ways to enjoy the fishing on the Cassowary Coast - Hooked Up Fishing Adventures and Fishin' Mission will definitely get you hooked up!

Being the closest mainland access point to the Great Barrier Reef makes the Cassowary Coast the ideal place to base your Great Barrier Reef Holiday.
Mission Beach Dive and Reef Express will give the personalised dive exoerience you are looking for.

Video Courtesy of Tourism & Events Queensland