The Australian Sugar Heritage Centre is home to The Australian Sugar Industry Museum and the Cassowary Coast Region Art Gallery. The Museum showcases the history of sugar and how sugar is produced, from paddock to the plate.
Nestled in the Valley between Queensland’s two highest mountains is Australia’s wettest town, Babinda. Permanently flowing mountain streams provide the rare opportunity to experience the beauty of Mother Nature’s Masterpiece. Kayak down the gently flowing waters of Babinda Creek. A pristine, crystal clear mountain stream teeming with fish, turtles and the elusive platypus.
Michael Daly Artist Mission Beach
From your bed, wake to the magnificent colours of the sun rising, and in the evenings go to sleep to sounds and breeze of the gentle sea. Relax in the moonlit nights on the full-length front deck. With 14km of sandy beach & sparkling Coral Sea at your door step, you are ready to enjoy beach walks, swimming, kayaking or fishing. Beach Villa 5 is an artist or writers dream - take inspiration from the breathtaking scenery from the deck or the studio and beyond. Escape the winter and enjoy the delights of living in North Queensland tropics. Drenched in sunshine this is a diverse region where the Great Barrier Reef and tropical rainforest meet. If you looking for a special place to escape, relax and unwind; need inspiration to write or paint; or a quiet place to recover. Exclusively for couples or persons who want the perfect destination to stay a little while longer then the normal holiday period.
Overlooking the beautiful Brooks Beach is Coco Loco, a property as effervescent and enchanting as its name suggests. This private retreat is designed for two, making it an ideal lovers' getaway or perhaps the place to escape from the everyday and indulge in a soul-searching journey or write a best-selling novel. Enjoying an absolute beachfront position, this amazing property dazzles with its warm citrus tones and rich red exterior. Both the king-size bedroom and the living room feature tropical-style French doors that allow the cooling Coral Sea breezes to flow through each pavilion. Soft furnishings are a mix of colorful stripes and solids, creating a sense of vibrant holiday fun. Coco Loco is fully self-contained so just bring your favourite food and wine and disappear for as long as you need.
Relax, Unwind, Rejuvenate by the beach at Drift Day Spa. A wide range of massage, beauty and therapeutic treatments are available.
The Mission Beach Markets are held on the beachfront under the shade of the tropical canopy. Locals and visitors enjoy the tropical beachfront location and atmosphere of the very popular village markets. Annual travellers set up their market stalls to sell their wares as they travel Queensland escaping the winter months in the south. The atmosphere of the markets attract locals to mingle with tourists from all over the world.
Australia's leading providers of VIP and Corporate Private Jet charter services. We pride ourselves on offering a professional and personalised service, and proudly raise the bar and exceed the standard for luxury in corporate and private aviation. Known for our excellent customer service and reliability, Avcair is the preferred charter carrier for many of Australia’s top oil and gas mining executives, celebrities and personalities, and elite business travellers. Based in Brisbane, and with partners and representatives throughout Australia and internationally, Avcair is a local business with a global reach. The Avcair experience is a culmination of the passion, rich history and aviation expertise of our team, to ensure your journey is the safest, convenient and most reliable it can be. From the high-level operations to the finest detail, Avcair’s culture of excellence is at the heart of everything that we do. First-rate service means not only providing the comfort, convenience, and attention to detail that our clients require, but elevating the experience to a new level that is precisely tailored to your unique needs and expectations. Avcair’s unsurpassable commitment to providing the highest level of client safety and security, translates into an impeccable safety record, and recognition from third party audit companies for setting and surpassing rigorous industry-specified safety standards. Safety is paramount and our dedication to our faultless record is irreproachable. All our pilots are qualified to the highest level and have accumulated thousands of hours of airtime. Our equipment, personnel and security systems are all maintained in strict accordance with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. Avcair’s clientele all return for two things. Exceptional service and an exclusive seat on an impressive aircraft. Avcair proudly deliver you, your team or your family to your destination safely, with unmatched comfort and the ultimate in luxury.
With just 8 architecturally refined Villas nestled into the rainforest, Bedarra offers the perfect private island escape. On Bedarra it’s all about peace, privacy, and the ultimate in barefoot luxury.
The festival will include celebrities and national media. The whole community is being encouraged to be involved (individuals and groups, young and old) taking part in the fun a creativity - celebrating nature.
Hooked Up Fishing Adventures allows and encourages people suffering life stress to reconnect with themselves via fishing therapy on the Great Barrier Reef. Hooked Up Fishing Adventures – “Fishing Mission Beach since the 80s”
Save yourself time and money and hire your items for the little ones in your life! We hire car seats, timber and porta cots, high chairs, toys, prams, anything you need! Take advantage of our complimentary concierge service at Cairns Airport or your accommodation. We professionally install car seats in your hire car prior to your arrival so you are all ready to go as soon as you get your keys. Staying in one of the fabulous local accommodations? We will set everything in your place prior to your arrival.
VIKARIOUS is a live acoustic trio often accompanied by guest musicians. They have been on the Cairns music scene for the last 5 years, playing most of the popular live venues between Port Douglas & Mission Beach as well as the Tablelands area & have also recently toured in New Zealand. Their repertoire spans the ages with contemporary tunes & some old favourites too.
Platinum is one of Australias most elite promotional and modelling agencies. It is founded on firm principles of good work ethic, reliability and integrity. Understanding the key drivers important to clients from a business and financial viewpoint, gives Platinum models a greater insight into how to best serve and deliver. Platinum understands that a clients reputation matters most and foremost. A good working knowledge of a clients business is key in finding the right solution that is both strategic and creative. Every model with PPA Models is hand selected, having met a high level of set criteria. Only well presented, articulate and groomed staff are chosen giving PPA Models the reputation as having the highest caliber of models on staff.
Michael Thomas is an acoustic soloist based in Far North Queensland, Australia. He shares music with a down-to-earth approach, creating a warm relaxed and uplifting atmosphere for people of all ages. Michael plays a memorable mix of favourite songs as well as originals when requested. His easy-listening style is equally suited to a beach wedding, a fine dining event or a back yard birthday party.
Specializing in Cairns & Port Douglas Wedding Music, Corporate Events & Private Parties, we are committed to excellence and making your special event fun and memorable for you and all of your guests. Your choice of entertainment can make or break your special event. Ensure your function is a success by hiring experienced entertainment professionals who will work closely with you to create an event that is unique, fun and unforgettable. We provide: DJ Services Live Music Solo, Duo & Band options Lighting MC Services
From wedding DJ's, traditional dancers, subtle lighting effects to full blown laser light shows, DJ Bart & Electric Dreams Entertainment can cater for any function, big or small. Whether it’s an intimate wedding setting, an extended family celebration, large corporate function or major media event, DJ Bart has the sounds, sights and the spectacle to energise your function and turn it into something magical and memorable. Large, small or completely off the wall – from sound stage DJ’s, live musical accompaniment to traditional dancers and specialised performance artists; from subtle lighting effects; dry ice machine mystery, to full blown laser light show spectaculars, DJ Bart & the Electric Dreams team are the crew you need.
The “Babinda State Hotel” and Rainforest Accommodation is a beautifully restored Federation hotel which was built in 1917 by the Queensland government. The building retains the charm and character of a bygone era and is listed by the Queensland heritage trust. The hotel offers guests a range of accommodation to suit any budget from dormitory to motel style with bathrooms. The hotel’s wide colonial verandas afford a unique view of the rainforest and the highest mountain range in Queensland. The Babinda State Hotel boasts every modern convenience and comfort in a very friendly, informal and typical Queensland atmosphere. Your stay in this historic country hotel will give you a unique experience of Queensland’s hospitality and all the best that North Queensland has to offer.
Set in unspoiled rainforest and only metres to Mission Beach’s iconic golden stretch of coastline, EcoVillage is exclusively located where the Wet Tropics rainforest fronts the Great Barrier Reef offering self-contained bungalows or spa suites. Eco Village Mission Beach is a unique beach front resort with 17 individual bungalows situated in a tropical rainforest garden setting and is only 20 metres from the white sands of Mission Beach and just a leisurely 10 minute stroll along the beach to shops, restaurants and bars.