The Cairns Aquarium is one of Australia’s most exciting new, world-class tourist attractions and reef research facilities. The iconic, three level, 7500 square metre, CBD landmark attraction is the first public aquarium to be built in Australia in 17 years. It is also the only aquarium in the world to exclusively showcase the fish, animals, plants and habitats of the only two adjoining World Heritage protected areas: The Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest to an expected 720,000 visitors each year.
Tourism Port Douglas and Daintree (TPDD) has launched its new website, making it easier than ever for visitors far and wide to get inspired, do the sums and plan and book their itineraries on the site.
The iconic Citizens Gateway public artwork is a symbol for Citizens of the Great Barrier Reef, a social movement to engage the world in the future of the Great Barrier Reef. Become an active Citizen at CitizensGBR.org
The beauty of the Great Barrier Reef will lure up to 8000 delegates to Cairns for the 2019 Amway China Leadership Seminar.
Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef doubled the number of business events secured in 2016-17 for the destination which will bring a $45 million boost to the Cairns regional economy.
An iconic public artwork reflecting the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef arrives in Cairns next week to be installed in time for its unveiling on August 31. Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) Chief Executive Officer Pip Close said the Citizens Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef would frame a view out to the