Welcome to Innisfail


Relaxing, beachside Flying Fish Point is 8km northeast of Innisfail’s town centre, while national parks, including the fun Mamu Tropical Sky Walk (a 2.5km, wheelchair-accessible walking circuit through the canopy), are within a short drive. Turn-offs south of town lead to different beach communities including exquisite Etty Bay, with its wandering cassowaries, rocky headlands, rainforest, large stinger enclosure and a simple but superbly sited caravan park.


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$119.89 Day Trips & Excursions

Small-Group Paronella Park and Mamu Tropical Skywalk Day Trip from Cairns

You will be picked up from your Cairns or Northern Beaches accommodation from approximately 8:30am (depending on location).  After pickup you will head south to Paronella Park where you will join your guide for a very informative tour of the grounds. Paronella Park is a unique Eco-friendly experience where history and romance are as one. Paronella Park is a magical place nestled amongst heritage gardens and acres of Australian rainforest situated on the banks of Mena Creek, south of Innisfail. The ruins of the Spanish Castle feature prominently on the grounds of Paronella Park. Visitors can explore the architecturally unique ruins of the castle and buildings of yesteryear, or wander through the lush gardens and Australian Rainforest.  Afterwards you will have private time to wander at your leisure.Stop for lunch at Mena Creek Hotel, where you will have a choice of 5 dishes (including vegetarian) to choose from.  Included is a beer, wine or soft drink.  Next is Mamu Tropical Skywalk which is located approximately 20-minutes from Paronella Park along the Palmerston Highway. The facility includes more than 1100-meter of walking tracks through rainforest, linking the 10-meter cantilever, 350-meter elevated walkway through the rainforest canopy and the 37-meter high observation tower.  Here you will enjoy a 45-minute self guided audio tour.This is a personalized small group tour with a maximum of 10 guests in an air-conditioned vehicle.  Entry fees, lunch with drink, bottled water, all transfers from/to your accommodation is included.

$116.88 Day Trips & Excursions

Paronella Park Day Trip from Cairns including Lunch at Mena Creek Hotel

Your day begins with morning pickup from your Cairns or Northern Beaches accommodation. Your first stop, Paronella Park, is situated about 75 miles (120km) to the south of Cairns on the banks of Mena Creek near Innisfail. The beautiful buildings are surrounded by lush heritage gardens and acres of Australian rainforest. Learn the history of the Spanish couple that built their dream estate there in the 1930s, and visit the Spanish Castle ruins. Have free time to explore this ethereal landscape on your own before heading to the Mena Creek Hotel for lunch. You will have a choice of five dishes for your lunch at the Mena Creek Hotel, which includes a glass of beer, wine, soft drink or juice. Enjoy the laid back atmosphere that can only be found in an Aussie country pub.  Afterward, we continue our afternoon heading up to the Tablelands to enjoy the always green rolling hills of the Atherton Tablelands, taking in some favourite spots like the Curtain Fig Tree, Milla Milla Falls, and if time permits visit Gallo Dairyland a fully operating Dairy farm.  On the way back down to your accommodations we will stop at Lake Barrine for afternoon tea of scones with jam and cream, tea or coffee. Travel in an air-conditioned vehicle with a small group that has a maximum of 10 participants, ensuring a more intimate experience. Your tour includes entry fee, lunch with beer/wine/soft drink or juice, afternoon tea of scones with jam and cream, tea or coffee, and hotel pickup and drop-off from all hotels in Cairns and Northern Beaches.

$162.12 Cultural & Theme Tours

Wooroonooran Safari Rainforest Tour

Depart Cairns cbd  08.00am or Cairns northern Beaches 06.55am  Join your tour in a 23 seater  airconditioned mini bus with Interpretive driver guide.   Spot Crocodiles in the wild on the impressive Johnstone River  View migratory bird species such as Jabirus, Egrets & Whistling Ducks at the spectacular Eubenangee wetland.  Relax in the airconditioned comfort of Rosscoes Piazza and feast on a sumptuous hot & cold buffet including meat and vegetable dishes, salads, pizza, pasta, rice & gluten free options, in the historic country town of Innisfail.   See working Banana farms and Sugar Cane fields en route.  Revitalise with a cool swim in a tranquil rainforest lagoon, and here the traditional legends of how the gorge was formed.  Walk in UNESCO World Heritage listed rainforest to a massive series of cascades, Josephine Falls.  Return to Cairns cbd at approx 17.30 or Cairns Beaches approx 18.15