Five Waterfalls to visit near Cairns

By Backpackers, Backpacking in Cairns, Cairns, Waterfalls

Reading Time: 3 minutes The wet tropical rainforest and stunning mountain ranges of Tropical North Queensland are full of secret treasures but none are more magnificent than the cascading waterfalls near Cairns. Josephine Falls Tucked away in the foothills of the Bartle Frere mountain range is Josephine Falls. An hour south of Cairns you will find this stunning freshwater marvel. Easy to locate due…

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Top 5 things to do in (and around) Cairns

By Backpackers, Backpacking in Cairns, Bungee Jump, Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Hostel

Reading Time: 4 minutes Winter is well and truly on its way, and if you’re anything like me, you’re probably not ready to say goodbye to summer (queue violins). But the good news is that you don’t have to because we’ve found a place where summer never ends, a tropical paradise of white sandy beaches, emerald rainforests, stunning coral reefs and an emerging food…

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