History | Museums | Galleries | Wildlife | Aquariums | Rainforests |
There’s so much to see, do, and discover in Cairns, for kids and families!
From crocodiles, cassowaries and wildlife experiences, to Cairns history, our traditional owners, art galleries and our amazing rainforests, reefs and eco systems.
Kids About Cairns pays respects to Elders past, present and emerging of the Yirrganydji Traditional owners.
Discover something new at the Cairns Museum! Located in the heart of the city, Cairns Museum is the perfect place for children and families to learn, ...
Historical Gem in Herberton’s Hills. Australia’s mining, timber and farming heritage lives again at the Historic Village Herberton – one of Australia’s most regarded outdoor pioneer ...
The BEST Crocodile Show in Australia. Koala Encounters – Wetland boat Rides – Crocodile Feeding – Wildlife Presentations – Licensed Restaurant
Kuranda Koala Gardens is home to an amazing array of Aussie animals.
Have your photo taken cuddling a koala.
Surround yourself with living colour at Birdworld Kuranda, one of Australia’s largest collection of free-flying birds.
A unique wildlife immersion experience that brings you closer to Australia’s most unique and iconic species.
Three unique experiences:
Army Duck Tours
The Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
Koala & Wildlife Park
The Cairns ZOOM is the world’s first ever Challenge Ropes Course within a wildlife immersion exhibit
The Cairns Aquarium is a world class venue for seeing and interacting with the incredible plants, animals and habitats found in two adjoining World Heritage listed areas, The Wet Tropics Rainforest and The Great Barrier Reef
Australian Butterfly Sanctuary is the largest butterfly flight aviary and exhibit in Australia. An all-weather experience in the heart of Kuranda.
Come and enjoy a relaxing 45 minute Wet Tropics rainforest cruise on the glorious Barron River in Kuranda.
You may see cassowaries, freshwater crocodiles, freshwater turtles, fish, birds and butterflies
Covering 3 floors with 5 fascinating galleries, the Museum will connect children of all ages with the people, places and amazing stories of our unique region.
The Australian Armour and Artillery Museum display armoured vehicles and artillery from the late 1800’s onwards
Cairns / Kuranda
This famous railway winds its way on a journey from Cairns to Kuranda, the village in the rainforest.
Australia’s mining, timber and farming heritage lives again at the Historic Village Herberton
Step back in time and be amazed by the ingenuity and determination shown by one man with a dream
Cairns / Kuranda
Kuranda & Cairns
Cow Bay, Cape Tribulation