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Rainforestation turns 40!

When you join us for any of our Kuranda day tours, you will visit Rainforestation Nature Park. It’s located just outside Kuranda and has three iconic Australian experiences to enjoy. So without further adieu, we wanted to wish the park a VERY Happy Birthday! That’s right, this year Rainforestation turns 40! Can you believe it? […]

Cairns Day Tour

World Cassowary Day 2016

We love seeing cassowaries, in the wild and at our sister parks, so it seems only right that we help celebrate World Cassowary Day! The day helps to recognise the significance of cassowaries to our rainforests, and promote conservation and appreciation of these beautiful animals. This year’s World Cassowary Day will be held at the Daintree […]

capta excellence award

James Boettcher wins CaPTA Excellence Award!

We suspect a lot of you will have met James, one of our tour guides. On Friday, he was awarded the CaPTA Excellence Award – so we’re feeling pretty proud of him right now! CaPTA, the group that owns Tropic Wings, operates the CaPTA Excellence Award program in recognition of the exceptional contribution from staff. Nominations […]

Great Barrier Reef Drive
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Great Barrier Reef Drive

Have you checked out the Great Barrier Reef Drive? There’s almost no words to describe it – other than incredible, beautiful, scenic, amazing! The road winds in and out of rainforest, before you emerge into the sunshine and look straight out onto the ocean. On a clear day, there’s ocean for days – and even on a cloudy day, […]

Cairns Fruit Tasting
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Tropical Treats – Exotic Fruit at Rainforestation

Rainforestation Nature Park is one of the options on your Kuranda day tour, and we highly recommend visiting – if only for the delicious exotic fruit available for purchase at Tropical Treats! There is a range of exotic fruit growing in the fruit orchard at Rainforestation for guests to learn about, and then purchase. When you visit, you […]