Cassowary Coast News

Transfers To / From Mission Beach

Posted: 05 Feb 2019

Frankland Islands Reef Cruises are excited to now offer transfers to and from Mission Beach, Tully and Innisfail, to our mainland departure point at Deeral. These are provided by an external operator and payment can be made to them direct.

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Dragon Limousines Introduces Maserati Quattroporte To Cairns.

Posted: 02 Jan 2019

Dragon Tours and Limousines 2017 Maserati Quattroporte a hand built Luxury Italian Limousine. This vehicle is just under 5.3 m so it’s larger than a Holden Caprice or a Mercedes S350 L - it’s a large state of the art limousine. It’s not a Tarago a Caprice


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Dunk Island Transfers Is Now Live On The Tourism Town Marketplace!

Posted: 21 Dec 2018

Check availability book instantly on the Tourism Town Marketplace:

Get to Dunk Island in comfort in the custom designed 10 metre long vessel with seating f


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We Have Transfers Available Or You Can Self-drive Down To Deeral.

Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Enjoy the scenic drive past rainforest clad mountain ranges and open fields of sugar cane. It takes approximately 45 minutes from Cairns city to the departure point at 169 Ross Road#FranklandIslands

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Bridal Party

Posted: 25 Oct 2018

With permission I share this beautiful photo from Friday of the Bridal Party - we were lucky to be retained to do the Transport. Don’t they look awesome - and a really wonderful bunch of People celebrating their friends wedding. It was a lovely day with a


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Here Are A Few Shots Of What You Will Experience Right On Board Snapping Tours!

Posted: 13 Aug 2018

What an amazing River we have in Innisfail, home to a vast of amazing wildlife! Our next tour is at 3:30pm tomorrow!

#snappingtours #johnstoneriver #innisfail #crocodile #tropicalnorthqueensland

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Yaps Paw Paddle

Posted: 27 Jun 2018

We held a Paw Paddle on Saturday the 23rd June to raise funds for Yaps We managed to raise $835, a fantastic effort! We had lots of happy pooches come along with their owners for an adventure down the Babinda creek. A Big thanks to sponsors Babinda Bakery...

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It's Our #birthday

Posted: 21 Mar 2018

It's our #birthday and we will do what we want to... which was hit the river with some awesome guys.. #birthday
#rapidboarders #whitewater #tullynationalpark #thisisqueensland #thisisparadise #queensland @australia #seeaustralia #nationalparksqld #ttnq #c...

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Let The Travel Alliance Group Make Your Visit To Far North Queensland A Memorial One!

Posted: 20 Mar 2018

Let the Travel Alliance Group make your visit to far north queensland a memorial one!

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Facts About Australian Cassowaries

Posted: 22 Feb 2018

In evolutionary terms, the flightless birds, or ratites, were some of the earliest types of birds to develop. Some still exist today including the emu, rheas, kiwis and the ostrich. But several have become extinct in recent times including the Moas of Ne...

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Adventure Capital Of Australia

Posted: 20 Nov 2017

Oxford English Dictionary Defines adventure as:
1. An unusual and exciting or daring experience.

Well if that start doesn’t take you back to high school, I hope your excitement for adventure does.

I think Far North Queensland defiantly takes the top pri...

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Raging Thunder Welcomes New Rafts!

Posted: 06 Oct 2017

Raging Thunder recently welcomed ten brand new rafts from South Africa to the fleet, operating on the Tully River. Raging Thunder Adventures is committed to providing world class rafts that navigate the river with more ease while ensuring passenger safety...

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How Turtley Terrific!

Posted: 20 Jul 2017

Did you know that at mating time, females and males migrate to the beach where they were born, following the magnetic fields of the Earth as their guide. The migrations can be over 2000 kilometers long. How Turtley Terrific!

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Beautiful Bingil Bay On The Cassowary Coast

Posted: 06 Jun 2017

Bingil Bay is a small community just north of Mission Beach and you do get a sense that the rainforest really does meet the sea in this area. The following is information from Wikipedia about the history of this beautiful location.

The name Bingil is bel...

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New Promo Video For Cruise & Dive Frankland Islands

Posted: 26 May 2017

Your weekend to do list - escape to a tropical island. We can make this happen with our Locals Discounted rate of $150. Book now and pack your beach bag!

Watch it here:

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To Swim With Turtle’s

Posted: 19 Apr 2017

To swim with a sea turtle is a dream that most people share. So graceful, in the coral sea’s clear water, as they glide by with not a care in the world. But as we’re taken in by the beauty of this pre-historic animal, we often forget how fortunate we are

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**new** Rapid Boarders Barron River Afternoon Session

Posted: 31 Oct 2016

The Barron River afternoon session is a great tour full of extreme adventure on up to grade 3 rapids.

River boarding with Rapid Boarders is a great white water option and all essential training is provided, so requires no previous experience. The thrill

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Rapid Boarders Live Bookings

Posted: 04 Oct 2014

Rapid Boarders has offically gone live with online bookings.
Head over and make your next booking online.

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Plant A Rainforest Project

Posted: 04 Jun 2009

Rainforest Rescue will be continuing with their amazingly successful Plant a Rainforest Project in the Daintree from the 22nd to the 26th of June and from the 29th of June to the 3rd of July. The trees have grown incredibly well in the tropical climate. If you live in or will be visiting the Daintree during that time please come along and join us. For exact locations of the plantings on each day please contact our Conservation Manager David Cook on 0407 178 495 or email If you can't make it to the Daintree remember you can always sponsor additional trees to make our forest grow.

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New Look Rainforest Rescue Website

Posted: 11 Oct 2008

Rainforest Rescue has just launched its new look website. We have designed it so it is easier to navigate and we have added a Rainforest Blog packed full of news and useful information about our precious rainforests. Have a look and let us know what you think.

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