Local Attractions

Cairns Local Attractions

Cairns and the surrounding area of Far North Queensland has many wonderful and unique attractions for you and your family to enjoy during your stay at Cairns Student Lodge.

Listed below are just a few of these:



Tjapukai is where Australia begins. Australia’s most accessible venue to experience authentic Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander culture dating back over 40,000 years.

Book here: Tjapukai


Great Barrier Reef

Take the plunge into one of the Seven Wonders of the World and discover why
the Great Barrier Reef is the largest, most spectacular coral reef system on earth.

Find out more here: Great Barrier Reef


Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Cairns Australia, is a world first in environmental tourism
taking you on an amazing experience over Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest canopy and deep into the forest.

Book here: Skyrail


Kuranda Scenic Rail

​​​​​​​​​​​​Experience one of the most unique rail journeys in Australia.
Discover the living colour and natural beauty of a World Heritage-Listed Rainforest that’s millions of years old.

Find out more here: Kuranda Rail


Cairns Esplanade

The Cairns Esplanade, in Tropical Far North Queensland, Australia,
has been a focal point for locals and visitors in Cairns city since the region was founded in the late 1800’s.

For more information go here: The Esplanade


Cape Tribulation and the Daintree

​​​​​​​​​​​​Cape Tribulation is in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest, and has some of the oldest rainforest on the planet.
This Word Heritage listed rainforest is adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef.

Find out more here: Cape Tribulation

Visit us @ Reception for your special discount code.

We would be more than pleased to assist with your booking.

As a formal Tour Desk, we have the ability to book you for all tours ex Cairns, car rental, Greyhound bus tickets and even accommodation in other major cities.

Cairns Student Lodge Tour Desk