Cairns Life – Information about Cairns

An information site for people about Cairns, Australia

Cairns Beaches Stinger Season

Swimming at beaches is one of the most popular things to do in Cairns, simply because there are so many beaches to choose from, many uncrowded. However, one of the … Continue reading

28/07/2013 · Leave a comment

Kuranda Scenic Railway

For scenic things to do in Cairns, you just can’t go past the Kuranda Scenic Railway in regards to visual beauty. Operating since 1891, the Kuranda Scenic Railway boards initially … Continue reading

27/07/2013 · 2 Comments

Live in Cairns, Live with Cyclones

Cairns is in a cyclone zone. When you live in Cairns, you live with cyclones. Although not “common”, they can have a massive impact on whether you choose to live in … Continue reading

21/07/2013 · Leave a comment

Living in Cairns with Wallabies

When you live in Cairns, you have to expect an abundance of nature. It comes with the territory and wallabies are no exception. You will find wallabies all over Cairns, … Continue reading

20/07/2013 · Leave a comment

Cairns Wildlife Dome

Hunting for things to do in Cairns? Welcome to the DOME!  No, it isn’t two men enter, one man leaves, however the leaving part can be hard! When I was … Continue reading

11/07/2013 · 1 Comment

Living in Cairns with Cane Toads

When you live in Cairns, there is one animal that you are most certainly going to come across, the cane toad. Cane toads are everywhere and although there are reports … Continue reading

05/07/2013 · 2 Comments

Cairns and Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Living in Cairns comes with its bonuses, however there are a few negatives and one of these are mosquito-borne diseases. When living in Cairns, you will be reminded how pesky … Continue reading

01/07/2013 · Leave a comment

Cairns, Australia – A video presentation by Dr. Jo Rush

Interested in things to do in Cairns but looking for a more visual experience before you book your tours? Check out this video, presented by the acclaimed Dr. Jo Rush. … Continue reading

24/06/2013 · Leave a comment

Cairns Botanic Gardens

Cairns Botanic Gardens ticks all the boxes for a wonderful day out if you are looking for to things to do in Cairns. Better yet, admission is free, so if … Continue reading

23/06/2013 · 1 Comment

Babinda Boulders

If you’re looking for something different and don’t mind a little bit of a drive (around an hour) you have to put Babinda Boulders on your “things to do in … Continue reading

18/06/2013 · Leave a comment

Cairns Summer, humidity and the wet season

Cairns Summers. Man! For those living in Cairns, they really do separate the men from the mice. Cairns Summers are notorious for breaking people. Many that move to Cairns have … Continue reading

09/06/2013 · 7 Comments

Kuranda Village

Living in Cairns has many benefits, however one of my favourites would have to be Kuranda. Kuranda is a little rainforest village, 25 km northwest of Cairns. Surrounded by world … Continue reading

29/04/2013 · 6 Comments

Mountains in Cairns

Mountains in Cairns. There is certainly no shortage. Cairns is notorious for its stunning surrounding landscapes, which, even after a few years of residing in Cairns, continue to amaze me. … Continue reading

30/03/2013 · 1 Comment

Green Island

Green Island is a coral cay, 27 km off the shore of Cairns, Australia. Estimate to be 6000 years old, Green Island is located on the Great Barrier Reef, zoned … Continue reading

24/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Adjusting to Cairns Wildlife

Many people move to Cairns for the relaxing lifestyle, some for the endless Summer and others for the feeling of closeness to nature. That is one redeeming feature about Cairns … Continue reading

13/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Cairns Weather

Cairns weather. Beautiful one day… perfect the next. That’s the best way to describe Cairns weather. Cairns has a reputation for its humidity and heavy rainfalls. In fact when you … Continue reading

01/01/2013 · Leave a comment

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