Great Barrier Reef Travel Guide

Two Queensland tourists get the chance of a lifetime as they throw out their plans, and let Bert take the lead on a 3-day dream vacation. Their trip includes rugby, scuba diving and much more.


Activities
A.J. Hackett
A.J. Hackett in Cairns is the only bungee site in the country. Boasting a jump tower that reaches 164 feet from the ground, A.J. Hackett encourages you to try 16 different styles of jumping.
  • McGregor Road
  • Smithfield, Queensland 4878 Australia

A.J. Hackett

A.J. Hackett in Cairns is the only bungee site in the country. Boasting a jump tower that reaches 164 feet from the ground, A.J. Hackett encourages you to try 16 different styles of jumping.
McGregor Road Smithfield, Queensland, Australia
Phone: 61 7 4057 7188
Fretwell Park / Cricket Field
Fretwell Park is located in Port Douglas Queensland and is home to the local “fooket” scene. Fooket is a combination of football (rugby) and cricket -- 2 of Australia's most popular sports.
Photo by Ken Butti
  • 57 Robert Rd
  • Bentley Park, Queensland 4869 Australia

Fretwell Park / Cricket Field

Fretwell Park is located in Port Douglas Queensland and is home to the local “fooket” scene. Fooket is a combination of football (rugby) and cricket -- 2 of Australia's most popular sports.
57 Robert Rd Bentley Park, Queensland, Australia
Daintree National Park
Daintree National Park is Australia’s oldest rainforest. The park, stretching 933 square miles, is listed as a world heritage site for its exceptional biodiversity.
Photo by Ken Butti
  • Queensland, Australia
  • Queensland Australia

Daintree National Park

Daintree National Park is Australia’s oldest rainforest. The park, stretching 933 square miles, is listed as a world heritage site for its exceptional biodiversity.
Queensland, Australia , Queensland, Australia
Phone: 61-13-74-68
Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm
Cape Trib Fruit Farm is nestled in the Daintree Rainforest in Cape Tribulation. Digby and Alison Gotts grow over 150 exotic species of tropical fruit from around the world using the climate and soil provided by the rainforest.
  • LOT 5 Nicole Drive
  • Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873 Australia

Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm

Cape Trib Fruit Farm is nestled in the Daintree Rainforest in Cape Tribulation. Digby and Alison Gotts grow over 150 exotic species of tropical fruit from around the world using the climate and soil provided by the rainforest.
LOT 5 Nicole Drive Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
Phone: 61-7-4098-0057
Great Barrier Reef
The Great Barrier Reef is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world and is the only living thing visible from space, exceeding the size and length of the Great Wall of China.
Photo by Ken Butti
  • Queensland, Australia 4810
  • Queensland 4810 Australia

Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world and is the only living thing visible from space, exceeding the size and length of the Great Wall of China.
Queensland, Australia 4810 , Queensland, Australia
Phone: 61-7-4750-0700

Hotels
Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa, located 25 minutes north of Cairns, provides the perfect location to live in luxury at night, while adventuring in Cairns during the day.
Photo by Ken Butti
  • 5 Triton Street
  • Palm Cove, Queensland 4879 Australia

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa, located 25 minutes north of Cairns, provides the perfect location to live in luxury at night, while adventuring in Cairns during the day.
5 Triton Street Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia
Phone: 011 61 7 4059 9600

Restaurants & Bars
Beach House
A local restaurant by the Great Barrier Reef, the Beach House serves traditional Australian fare, including their famous baby barramundi.
  • 9 Resort Dr.
  • Hamilton Island, Queensland 4803 Australia

Beach House

A local restaurant by the Great Barrier Reef, the Beach House serves traditional Australian fare, including their famous baby barramundi.
9 Resort Dr. Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia
Phone: 61-7-4946-8000
Far Horizons
With a seaside view and fantastic Asian cuisine, this romantic, candle-lit restaurant is the perfect place for any seafood lover.
  • 1 Veivers Road
  • Palm Cove, Queensland 4879 Australia

Far Horizons

With a seaside view and fantastic Asian cuisine, this romantic, candle-lit restaurant is the perfect place for any seafood lover.
1 Veivers Road Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia
Phone: 61-7-4055-3000

Transportation
Sydney International Airport / Qantas First Lounge
In the Qantas First Lounge, travelers can unwind with a massage at the Payot day spa and take advantage of 5-star dining while waiting for their flight.
  • Airport Drive
  • Mascot, New South Wales 2020 Australia
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Sydney International Airport / Qantas First Lounge

In the Qantas First Lounge, travelers can unwind with a massage at the Payot day spa and take advantage of 5-star dining while waiting for their flight.
Airport Drive Mascot, New South Wales, Australia
Phone: 62-2-9667-9111

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