• North of Cairns

    The Captain Cook Highway runs from Cairns to Mossman, a relatively civilized stretch known mostly for the resort... Read More
  • Cairns

    Tourism is the lifeblood of Cairns (pronounced Caans). The city makes a good base for exploring the wild top half... Read More
  • The Whitsunday Islands

    The Whitsundays are a group of 74 islands situated within 161 km (100 miles) of each other and around 50 km (31... Read More
  • Townsville

    This coastal city has little in the way of sandy beaches or surf, but it does have shady parks, charming colonial... Read More
  • Magnetic Island

    More than half of Magnetic Island's 52 square km (20 square miles) is national parkland, laced with miles of walking... Read More