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Romantic Reef & Rainforest
ROMANTIC REEF & RAINFOREST 6 nights at two of our best luxury resorts in North Queensland

-3 Nts Silky Oaks Lodge
-3 Nts Green Island Resort
-Full Breakfast Daily
-Outer Barrier Reef Trip
-Semi Submarine Tour
-Many activities inc. Canoes, Snorkelling etc..

FROM $1305 Per Person
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3 night Cairns Scenic Escape
3 Night Cairns Scenic Escape Stunning luxury at Pullman Cairns International - Great location

GREEN ISLAND + KURANDA

-Full Breakfast daily for 2
-Free Wi-Fi
-Green Island daytrip
-Snorkelling or Glass Bottom Boat
-Kuranda Train & Skyrail
FROM $522 Per Adult
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Tropical Reef & Rainforest
Tropical Reef & Rainforest 5 nights at Bay Village with 3 most popular reef & rainforest full day tours.

EXCELLENT VALUE!

- 5 NIGHTS STUDIO
- BREAKFAST DAILY
- 5 HOURS INTERNET
- EVOLUTION REEF CRUISE
- DAINTREE TOUR
- CROC CRUISE
- KURANDA TRAIN
- SKYRAIL
FROM $750 Per Person
5 NIGHT PACKAGE
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The Tropical Traveller
The Tropical Traveller offers diverse destinations, brilliant natural beauty and iconic attractions balanced with two days free time

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

*6 Nights Mantra Trilogy
*Outer Reef Trip
*Hartley's Crocodile Park
*Kuranda Train & Skyrail
*Daintree Rainforest
*Breakfast daily
FROM $1464 Per Person
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Sea Temple Palm Cove - BC
Sea Temple Palm Cove Boutique Collection One, Two, Three & Four Bedroom privately managed apartments in Sea Temple Resort

STAY 7 PAY 5

STAY 4 PAY 3
FROM $118 Per Night
UNBEATABLE
1,2,3 & 4 BEDROOMS
*Based on Hotel Room for 7 night stay
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Best of Cairns Experience
4 Night Best of Cairns active in the city

PACKED WITH FUN!

-The Hotel Cairns
-Full breakfast Daily
-Afternoon Bike Tour
-Great Barrier Reef
-Intro or Cert Dive
-10 minute heli
FROM $636 Per Person
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Waters Edge Apartments
Waters Edge Stunning 1, 2 & 3 bedroom luxury apartments located right on Cairns Esplanade, just a short walk to the marina, lagoon pool and restaurants.

7 NIGHT SPECIAL RATES

FROM $261 Per Night
OCEAN VIEWS
*7 night stay in 1 bedroom apartment

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Shangri-La Luxury Tropical Indulgence
Luxury Tropical Indulgence Stay at the famous Shangri-La Hotel VIP style in a Horizon Club or Executive Suite. is an ideal short break in the beautiful tropical north.

AFTERNOON DRINKS & CANAPES

-4 nights Shangri-La
-Horizon Club or Suite
-Breakfast daily
-Afternoon drinks & canapes
-5 star sailing daytrip
-Semi-Submarine & Snorkel
FROM $854 Per Person
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Cairns Tourism News

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Minke's Most Wanted This years Minke Whale sighting season is underway. As one of the few permitted operators to Swim With Minke Whales, Spirit of Freedom crew and passengers have been drafted to look out for 4 particular minke whales. Last year researchers and scientists successfully tagged 4 minke whales and managed to track them on their journey south. One whale was tracked over 6,000km's to the sub-antarctic. This is very exciting as it's the first time that researchers have had the opportunity to monitor minke whales other than on the Ribbon Reefs of the GBR. All photographs and video footage taken during this Minke Whale season has been asked to be donated to the Minke Whale Project http://www.minkewhaleproject.org. Spirit of Freedom is also hosting Minke Whale researchers onboard during our 3 Day Cod Hole trips to assist the Minke Whale Project in the collection of data and contribute to the continuing study of these delightful whales. Space is still available on selected departures this June/ July, or enquire for our 2015 departures.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

SoF Rocks on Trip Advisor Only 6 months into our listing, Spirit of Freedom currently ranks #9 of 114 Cairns Attractions on the popular Trip Advisor Website. Thanks a million to the contributor for this recent review...... "SOF combine outstanding diving with great service. I was left speechless not just by the diving, but by the way the crew pay such attention to every little detail, are quite strict with safety, and do all this in a way that seems effortlessly friendly and casual. After half a day on board it was like being with long-term friends..."

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

THE WEATHER IS PERFECT TO COME OUT AND ENJOY AN ATV QUAD BIKE RIDE **ON OUR BRAND NEW FLEET OF HONDA 90 CC AND 250 CC BIKES** AT BLAZING SADDLES!!! Our tracks are PERFECT for the best dirty fun you can have! Our Quad Bikes are easy to ride and provide the perfect adventure. With a fleet of both 90cc and 250cc bikes, your guides will ensure the perfect balance between safety and fun! So easy to ride, our group sizes remain small, to guarantee your personalized experience. Anyone can do it! Our Horse-riding tour offers a safe, relaxing way to meander through rainforest pockets, mangrove wetland, sugarcane fields and native bush! With a stable of horses to suit all ages and levels, this is a perfect family adventure. Our horses have a friendly, mature nature and will be matched to each riders experience and ability. Draw up on horse-back alongside our 18 acre billabong and the chance to see a croc in the wild! Included in our tours we offer -Guided Ride -Aussie Hot dogs -Morning/Afternoon Tea -Return Transfers to and from accommodation. -Tuition, safety lesson and instruction, No experience needed -Minimum age 12 years Did you know you can . . . Combine Horse Riding with our ATV's for an extremely well priced combo day tour ? ** SECOND CHILD FREE with every two paying adults on ANY TOUR **

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

We have received an exemption this year allowing us to open prior to 1:30pm on ANZAC Day 2014. Cairns Tropical Zoo, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Kuranda Koala Gardens & Birdworld Kuranda will open for normal trading hours this year on Friday 25th April. Trading hours for ANZAC Day 2014 will be as follows: Cairns Tropical Zoo: 8:30am - 4:00pm. Hartley's Crocodile Adventures: 8:30am - 5:00pm. Kuranda Koala Gardens: 9:00am - 4:00pm. Birdworld Kuranda: 9:00am - 4:00pm. Kind Regards, All the team from the Wildlife Tropical North Queensland group.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

We have received an exemption this year allowing us to open prior to 1:30pm on ANZAC Day 2014. Cairns Tropical Zoo, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Kuranda Koala Gardens & Birdworld Kuranda will open for normal trading hours this year on Friday 25th April. Trading hours for ANZAC Day 2014 will be as follows: Cairns Tropical Zoo: 8:30am - 4:00pm. Hartley's Crocodile Adventures: 8:30am - 5:00pm. Kuranda Koala Gardens: 9:00am - 4:00pm. Birdworld Kuranda: 9:00am - 4:00pm. Kind Regards, All the team from the Wildlife Tropical North Queensland group.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

We have received an exemption this year allowing us to open prior to 1:30pm on ANZAC Day 2014. Cairns Tropical Zoo, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Kuranda Koala Gardens & Birdworld Kuranda will open for normal trading hours this year on Friday 25th April. Trading hours for ANZAC Day 2014 will be as follows: Cairns Tropical Zoo: 8:30am - 4:00pm. Hartley's Crocodile Adventures: 8:30am - 5:00pm. Kuranda Koala Gardens: 9:00am - 4:00pm. Birdworld Kuranda: 9:00am - 4:00pm. Kind Regards, All the team from the Wildlife Tropical North Queensland group.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

FITZROY ISLAND BOUNCES BACK FROM CYCLONE ITA AND IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS AS NORMAL FROM MONDAY THE 14TH OF APRIL. Find recent updates via our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/FitzroyIslandQueensland For the safety of guests and staff the island was evacuated last Thursday. A small team lead by resort owner Doug Gamble and General Manager Glen MacDonald, remained on the Island throughout the storm. Cyclone Ita passed over the island late on Saturday night and the resort team quickly cleared away fallen trees and debris left by high winds. The five sea turtles living in the tanks at the Turtle Rehabilitation Centre were moved to a purpose built cyclone safe enclosure in a secure area. The turtles are safe and were moved back into the purpose built sea turtle centre on Sunday by our staff; Turtle Tours are now operating daily. Glen MacDonald reported, "the conditions were extreme, guests were safely evacuated prior to Ita's arrival, we were lucky as no damage was sustained and are pleased to report within 24 hours it is back to business as usual, the seas are flat and calm, the sun is shining and we look forward to welcoming returning guests. Fitzroy Island remains a favourite playground for locals and visitors that seek an authentic natural island experience. Owner Doug Gamble is pleased to see visitors returning to enjoy the island's facilities. "It's good to see people enjoying the island," he said "Our focus is on everything local - we stock Blue Sky beer, the fish on our menu is caught locally, we use local produce in our kitchens and we employ a lot of local staff."

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The excitement is building in Kuranda with our annual Easter in the Park only days away - on Saturday, April 19 between 10am and 4pm. It is the fifth year we have hosted this free family event, which has plenty of fun for all ages. There will be free activities galore in the village on Easter Saturday including the ever-popular Easter Egg drop in Centenary Park. Local acoustic band Timber and Wood will provide some great music and there are plenty of fun things especially for the kids. While you are in the Village in the Rainforest for the festivities, make sure you try some of the great restaurants, shops, markets and cafes. Browse through the shops where you will find locally produced food, art, crafts and garments. I look forward to seeing you there. Executive Officer Tourism Kuranda

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The excitement is building in Kuranda with our annual Easter in the Park only days away - on Saturday, April 19 between 10am and 4pm. It is the fifth year we have hosted this free family event, which has plenty of fun for all ages. There will be free activities galore in the village on Easter Saturday including the ever-popular Easter Egg drop in Centenary Park. Local acoustic band Timber and Wood will provide some great music and there are plenty of fun things especially for the kids. While you are in the Village in the Rainforest for the festivities, make sure you try some of the great restaurants, shops, markets and cafes. Browse through the shops where you will find locally produced food, art, crafts and garments. I look forward to seeing you there. Executive Officer Tourism Kuranda

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The excitement is building in Kuranda with our annual Easter in the Park only days away - on Saturday, April 19 between 10am and 4pm. It is the fifth year we have hosted this free family event, which has plenty of fun for all ages. There will be free activities galore in the village on Easter Saturday including the ever-popular Easter Egg drop in Centenary Park. Local acoustic band Timber and Wood will provide some great music and there are plenty of fun things especially for the kids. While you are in the Village in the Rainforest for the festivities, make sure you try some of the great restaurants, shops, markets and cafes. Browse through the shops where you will find locally produced food, art, crafts and garments. I look forward to seeing you there. Executive Officer Tourism Kuranda

Whats Hot!

Reef, Kuranda, Cape Trib
3 Day Combo: Reef, Kuranda & Cape Trib The best attractions & Excellent value for money!!!

BRAND NEW EVOLUTION

- OUTER REEF IN LUXURY
- GREAT BARRIER REEF
- KURANDA TRAIN
- SKYRAIL CABLEWAY
- CROC SPOTTING CRUISE
- DAINTREE RAINFOREST
FROM $398 Per Person
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3 night Green Island Getaway
Green Island Resort is the only resort in Tropical North Queensland located on a true coral cay. Australian premier heritage site and home to coral gardens and sea turtles galore..

SENSATIONAL !

- 3 Nights Island Suite
- Flexible ferry transfers
- Buffet Breakfast daily
- Snorkelling gear
- Glass bottom boat tour
- Sunset Beach Drinks
- Outer Barrier Reef trip
FROM $540 Per Night
OUTER REEF & SEMI SUB
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Reef Magic & Kuranda
REEF MAGIC & KURANDA TRAIN & SKYRAIL Explore the Reef & Rainforest at a relaxed pace. Suitable for all ages including non-swimmers and children.

2 DAY COMBO

-OUTER REEF DAY TRIP
-MARINE WORLD PONTOON
-SEMI-SUBMARINE
-GLASS BOTTOM BOAT
-SNORKELLING, LUNCH
-5 HOURS ON THE REEF
-KURANDA SCENIC RAIL
-SKYRAIL CABLEWAY
-FREE TIME IN KURANDA
FROM $323 Per Adult
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Hotel Cairns Getaway Package
The Cairns Getaway Package is an ideal option for those who simply want to escape for a short break to the beautiful tropical north.

4 NIGHT PACKAGE

- THE HOTEL CAIRNS
- FULL BREAKFAST DAILY
- GREEN ISLAND DAY TRIP
- GLASS BOTTOM BOAT OR SNORKEL
- KURANDA TRAIN & SKYRAIL
FROM $483 Per Person
CAIRNS CITY
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Vision Family Fun
Vision luxury apartments perfectly located on the Cairns Esplanade. Short stroll along boardwalk to famous Cairns Swimming Lagoon, Restaurants & Marina.

7 NIGHT FAMILY FUN

-GREEN ISLAND DAY TRIP
-SNORKEL OR GLASS BOTTOM BOAT
-KURANDA TRAIN & SKYRAIL
-FULLY EQUIPPED GYM
-LAP POOL
-SPA & SAUNA
-BBQ AREA
FROM $2339 Per Family
SAVE $590
2 Adults & 2 Children - 7 night stay - 2 bedroom apartment


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Barron River Rafting - FF
1/2 Day Barron River Rafting Fun in Natures Theme Park !!

UNBEATABLE SALE

* Includes Hotel Transfers
* 2 hrs white water rafting
* No experience necessary
* Up to Grade 3 rapids
FROM $119 Per Person
SAVE $30 !!
* Minimum age is 12yrs

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Reef Encounter
Reef Encounter Liveaboard 35 metre catamaran designed for comfort. Exclusive dive and snorkel sites at beautiful Outer Reefs.

SLEEP ON THE REEF

*Daily departures
*All meals included
*Personalised
*Only up to 42 guests
*Glass bottom boat tour
*Snorkel & Dive equipment
*Heated outdoor spa
*Sundeck & Sunlounges
*Heli pad
FROM $360 Per Adult
Sunrise on the Reef!
*Snorkel 2 day 1 night multishare
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Scenic Heli Flights ex Cairns
30 Minute Reef Discovery Our most popular scenic Helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef

A flight of wonder!

Departs Cairns City
FROM $399 Per Person

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Ultimate Cairns Getaway
6 Night Ultimate Getaway package offers premium luxury, inclusions and value. Enjoy the best Cairns & Green Island have to offer.

CAIRNS ULTIMATE GETAWAY

-3 Nights at Pullman Cairns International
-Kuranda Train & Skyrail
-3 Nights Green Island Resort
-Full Breakfast Daily for 2
-Sunset Drinks nightly
-Outer Barrier Reef Tour
-Tropical Island Paradise
FROM $1226 Per Adult
UNBEATABLE!
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Escape to Paradise
DOUBLE TREE by Hilton ESCAPE TO PARADISE Premium Waterfront location and 2 full day tours - Cairns most popular!

UNBEATABLE VALUE

*Full Breakfast daily
*Free Wi-Fi
*Kuranda Train & Skyrail
*Green Island day trip
*Snorkel or Glass bottom boat tour
FROM $550 Per Adult
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3 night package
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Most Popular!
2 DAY REEF & KURANDA Explore 2 different reef destinations, followed by a rainforest experience to Kuranda on the famous Skyrail Cableway and Kuranda Train.

EXCELLENT VALUE!

- EVOLUTION - 2 REEF LOCATIONS
- AWARD WINNING SKYRAIL
- KURANDA VILLAGE
- KURANDA SCENIC RAIL
FROM $263 Per Adult
GREAT BARRIER REEF
KURANDA TRAIN & SKYRAIL
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Kuranda & Easy ATV Combo
Once-in-a lifetime chance... Visit a third generation home on the majestic Barron Falls. Experience the thrill of handling your own ATV. Nine Cassowaries live within the dense rainforest on this property.

65% chance of seeing a Cassowary

* Great for all ages
* Slow & gentle
* Kuranda Train
* Skyrail
* Return hotel transfers
FROM $227 Per Adult

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Pacific Hotel Cairns
Pacific Hotel Cairns Spacious and elegant rooms with private balconies; most having views over Marlin Marina, Trinity Inlet and park lands.

STAY 4 PAY 3

* FREE WI-FI
* HISTORY & CHARACTER
* NEWLY APPOINTED ROOMS
* WATERFRONT CITY LOCATION
FROM $145 Per Night
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Double Tree, Breakfast, T'fers
Double Tree, Breakfast & Transfers

3 NIGHT VALUE PACKAGE:

-Double Tree by Hilton
-Full Breakfast daily
-Premium Esplanade location
-Return Airport transfers
FROM $360 Per Adult
Kids stay free
*(children 4-11yrs)
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