More than 700 tiny green sea turtles have hatched on Fitzroy Island and swum to freedom on the Great Barrier Reef in Tropical North Queensland. Fitzroy Island Resort marine biologists Jen Moloney and Azri Saparwan witnessed hatchlings about 6cm long burst from the sand and scurry into the Coral Sea in a matter of minutes.
Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) has welcomed the announcement of the Tourism Australia Business Events Bid Fund Program which will see an investment of $12 million across Australia over the next three years. TTNQ Director of Business and Tourism Events Rosie Douglas said the Program was a vital step forward for Australian destinations to be
Chinese visitors dispersed beyond Cairns during the 2018 Chinese New Year with the tourism industry reporting that many independent travellers were supporting their businesses. Tourism Tropical North Queensland Chief Executive Officer Pip Close said some operators reported up to 40 per cent independent Chinese travellers, which is much higher than the 30 per cent anticipated
The wait is over…the new Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef Meeting Planners’ Guide is now out! Create a memorable event that will wow delegates with the largest fleet of vessels and options available to experience the Great Barrier Reef and access to the oldest rainforest in the world, the Wet Tropics Rainforest. The Meeting Planners’ Guide
Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef, Eleanor, Rosie and Siobhan represented Tropical North Queensland alongside: Cairns Convention Centre, Crystalbrook Collection, Independent Aviation, Sheraton Grand Mirage Port Douglas, Pullman Sea Temple Resorts, Pullman Cairns International, Flames of the Forest, NQ Exhibitions, Nautilus Aviation and Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures in Melbourne at AIME 2018. The Business Events
Redefining luxury accommodation in Cairns, Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina Cairns announces the transformation of 184 guest rooms. The $13M transformation has been planned in two separate phases commencing 2nd of March 2018. This transformation process reflects Shangri-La’s commitment to continuously provide outstanding facilities to guests. The guestrooms will undergo a renewal that will ultimately deliver,