Top Choice Market in Cairns

Rusty's Markets

No weekend in Cairns is complete without a visit to this busy and vibrant multicultural market. Weave (and taste) your way through piles of seasonal tropical fruits, veggies and herbs, plus farm-fresh honey, locally…
Food in Kuranda

Honey House

A Kuranda institution since 1959, this heavenly honey shop is worth a look, whether or not you have a sweet tooth. Kids will marvel at the glass-enclosed hives, there's a beekeeper on hand to answer any questions an…
Market in Cairns

Night Markets

Head here if your supply of shark-bite T-shirts is running low, or you need your name engraved on a grain of rice. It's souvenir city, but worth a stroll around; the vibe is fun and frantic. There are many massage o…
Vintage in Cairns

Crackerbox Palace

This treasure trove of all things vintage has been luring in the locals for over 20 years. It's crammed full of one-off clothes, furniture, records, knick-knacks and awesome oddities. Check your baggage weight allow…
Shopping Centre in Cairns

Cairns Central Shopping Centre

Atop Cairns Central Railway Station, you'll find the region's largest shopping mall. It boasts a huge supermarket (open nightly to 9pm) and a massive range of speciality stores selling everything from books to bikin…
Arts & Crafts in Kuranda

Kuranda Arts Co-Op

The creative heart of this creative little village beats its hardest at the Kuranda Arts Co-Op, where local artists exhibit and sell everything from fine pottery to flowing, Kuranda-appropriate garb (and all the wil…
Books in Yungaburra

Spencer & Murphy Booksellers

Bookish types will love Spencer & Murphy Booksellers, a house transformed into a shop and packed with new and secondhand books. The owner is a hunter and collector of rare and antiquarian books. Grab a coffee or…
Food & Drinks in Cairns


Chain supermarket with a massive selection geared towards Cairns' travellers (sunscreen, SIM cards etc). There's also an entrance on Lake St by the transit mall.
Art in Cairns

Doongal Aboriginal Art

Authentic artworks, boomerangs, didgeridoos and other traditional artefacts by local and central Australian Indigenous artists. Worldwide shipping available.
Arts & Crafts in Cairns

Makin' Whoopie

Tucked away down City Arcade, this sweet little shop has oodles of locally crafted goodies, including art, curios, pottery, homewares and jewellery.