Cairns Region Map

Urban Centres: Cairns, Innisfail


Population: 258,000


Post Codes: 4830, 4851 – 4895


Key industries: Agriculture and Tourism



Cairns, at the heart of Far North Queensland, is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage rainforests. It is a multicultural city, known for its adventure activities, Coral Sea and lush rainforests. With a strong regional economy worth more than A$12 billion and growing by 3% annually, the curfew-free Cairns International Airport links its export markets to Japan, Hong Kong, China (seasonally) and Papua New Guinea.


Living in Cairns and Far North Queensland

 


Images of Cairns and Far North Queensland

 

The mesmerising Paronella Park. Image courtesy of Tourism Australia.
The historic town of Kuranda. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
The beautiful Cairns Esplanade. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
Enjoy the tropical warmth and sunshine all year long. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
Experience some of Far North Queensland's best food and produce. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.