Cairns

Cairns: Things to Do

The Best Sights and Experiences

Located in Cairns’ Cairns Central Business District neighbourhood, Park Regis City Quays is on the Strip and on the waterfront. Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Marlin Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda.

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Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome

Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome

See the cuddly and furry koalas and wallabies, scaly snakes and crocodiles, and native birds flying freely around you. There are shows and keeper presentations throughout the day, providing an interactive and fun learning experience. Learn More

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Cairns

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is a 7.5-kilometre scenic tourist cableway running above the Barron Gorge National Park, in the Wet Tropics of Queensland’s World Heritage Area in Australia. Learn More

Kuranda Scenic Railway

Kuranda Scenic Railway

The Kuranda Scenic Railway is the name for the railway line that runs from the coastal city of Cairns, Queensland, Australia, over the Great Dividing Range to the town of Kuranda on the Atherton Tableland. Learn More

Fitzroy Island

Fitzroy Island

Fitzroy Island is located twenty-nine kilometres south-east of Cairns, with transfers taking only 45 minutes by high-speed ferry. One of the most unspoiled islands on the Great Barrier Reef. Learn More

Cairns Botanic Gardens

Cairns Botanic Gardens

The Cairns Botanic Gardens is a tropical paradise, renowned as one of the best exhibitions of tropical plants in Australia. Come and explore the beauty of tropical plants, relax in stunning surroundings and learn about tropical flora and horticulture. Learn More

Paronella Park

Paronella Park

Paronella Park is a magical, unforgettable place nestled amongst heritage gardens and 13 acres of lush Australian rainforest situated on the banks of the crystal clear waters of Mena Creek. Learn More

Interactive Map

Park Regis City Quays is centrally located to connect you with iconic attractions, destinations, and local activities in Cairns. Our interactive map below allows you to click on our recommendation locations to visit when staying at Park Regis City Quays Hotel.