Cairns Life – Information about Cairns

An information site for people about Cairns, Australia

A History of Cairns

Cairns has come a long way from the gold mine town it once was, now a tourism giant in Australia drawing more than 2 million people a year to its shores.

But before Cairns became a hot international tourism destination, it was a small sleepy town.

Check out the video below and travel through time as you view a video filmed in 1964, as propaganda for the UK to try and entice new settlers to migrate to Cairns.

Without further ado I bring you… Life In Australia: Cairns

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This entry was posted on 24/04/2013 by in Living In Cairns, Working In Cairns and tagged , , , .

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