Solo female traveller? Safe and Warm – Best travel spot March to October

If you are looking for a great spot to spend your winter – look no further.  Our beautiful Cassowary Coasthas everything from endangered wildlife, rare and beautiful birds and flora, world renowned attractions such as white-water rafting on the Tully Gorge and the Thorsborne Trail on Hinchinbrook Island.  The scenic beauty of waterfalls, the Rainforest and the chance to see the rare Cassowary in the wild, just add to the … Continue readingSolo female traveller? Safe and Warm – Best travel spot March to October

Gorgeous Tropical Romantic get-away!

Of all the romantic getaways in Queensland this unique Bali-style hut, set in Rainforest on private secluded property is our pick. An unforgettable experience! The property is not suitable for children. This is a small solar powered Balinese hut, complete with an en suite and sunken bath, set in luxurious tropical gardens. There is a shared swimming pool and plenty of parking. Close to Mission Beach, the Barrier Reef and … Continue readingGorgeous Tropical Romantic get-away!

48 hours in Mission Beach and Tully

by HANNAH STATHAM (“The following blog by Hannah Statham was originally published on the Queensland Blog.”) The irony that the wettest town in Queensland is just 200-odd kilometres from the sunniest one, is not lost on us. North Queensland has always been an environment of contrasts: Rainforest: Reef Dry season: Wet Season Sugarcane: SpinifexSo the contrast of sleepy, beachside towns like Tully and Mission Beach compared to their big-city counterparts, Townsville and Cairns, doesn’t surprise us at all.Explore the yin to the rest of North … Continue reading48 hours in Mission Beach and Tully

Licuala Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Tranquil accommodation in an award winning Queenslander timber pole home. Guest accommodation – fully ensuite – is separate to the main house. We have a great waterfall swimming pool, and we serve the yummiest brekky in Queensland. Included in the rate are complimentary drinks – tea, coffee, soft drinks and BEER !!   (07) 4068 8194      Website      Email Licuala Lodge

Hibiscus Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Luxury bed and breakfast set on 2.5 acres of peaceful tropical gardens surrounded by rainforest. The beach is a short stroll away and we are also within walking distance to restaurants, village shops, hotel, ATM, internet café and laundrette. Breakfast is served on the verandah overlooking the pool. (07) 4068 9096      Website      Email Hibiscus Lodge B & B  

3 Day Itinerary around Mission Beach

Editor’s Pick for  Accommodation: Mission Beach Resort (4 stars) Day 1 Paronella Park Day 2 Djiru National Park Charleys Chocolate Factory Day 3 Mission Beach Crocodile and Wildlife Tour (3 hours on water) Kurramine Beach Horse Rides