Daintree News

Donate This Eofy To Help Power A New Wave Of Environmental Advocacy In Fnq

Posted: 24 Jul 2017

Do you remember when… All we wanted to do was protect the places we love because they were simply amazing? We just had to show everyone how amazing they were. In doing so, we secured World Heritage Areas and National Parks, essential habitat mapping,...

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Pilates And Meditation Retreat Comes To Daintree Rainforest

Posted: 20 Jul 2017

WELLNESS expert Mandy Millan believes there’s no place more relaxing than the Daintree Rainforest. That’s why Ms Millan, owner of Flo Wellbeing, is bringing her Sydney-based pilates retreat to the scenic destination for the first time. She said retr...

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Boyd's Forest Dragon

Posted: 19 Jul 2017

On our recent Wildlife of Australia's Rainforest expedition to far north Queensland this stunningly colourful Boyd's Forest Dragon was found sunning himself in the middle of the road. While picking him up to place him on a tree, out of harms way, particip...

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We Found This Little Bird Sleeping Under The Leaf Of The Fan Palms

Posted: 15 Jun 2017

With the rain we had I think he had a nice dry bed for the night

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Winter In The Tropics

Posted: 06 Jun 2017

Perfect winter weather now with warm days and nights getting cooler (if it's below 20C we reach for the extra blankets!)

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Did You Know That Having A Dragonfly Land On Your Head Is Considered Good Luck?!

Posted: 05 Jun 2017

Buzzing around the Daintree, you may bump into this little fella. This Dragonfly was spotted on a bush walk in the Daintree by Daniel Miller.
Did you know that having a dragonfly land on your head is considered good luck?!

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Local Tourism Network Have Installed A New Webcam On The Roof Of The Pacific Hotel.

Posted: 22 May 2017

We hope the webcam's live video stream will be beneficial to the regions tourism industry by giving viewers a realistic indication of the current weather in Cairns. The camera has a 20x optical zoom and offers 270° view of the Cairns City and Marina....

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More Wind In Aquarius's Sails!

Posted: 28 Apr 2017

SV Aquarius has a new destination – the Outer Great Barrier Reef. This exciting new tour is the only outer reef experience on a sailing vessel departing from Port Douglas. Aquarius will set sail for a two-hour relaxing journey to Horseshoe Bay at Tongue...

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New Cairns Marina Webcam!

Posted: 10 Mar 2017

The Cairns Marina Webcam is located at the Habourlights apartment complex overlooking the departure point to most Great Barrier Reef experiences.
check it out on Youtube Live Now!:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMDtAOGdJlA

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New Preview Buttons For Ltn Members

Posted: 03 Mar 2017

We have just released a new preview feature to Local Tourism Network.
Now when you are editing your Organisation Profile & Pages you can click the little "eye" icon to see your changes live on the Public Websites.

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Local Tourism Network Facebook Integration

Posted: 01 Mar 2017

LTN members with listing pages can now post News to Facebook from within their Local Tourism Network dashboard. This is a time saving feature which allows you to post one news item on both channels at the same time. The Facebook connection is easy t...

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Lindsay B

Posted: 28 Feb 2017

Booked this full day tour at the last minute and wasn,t sure what to expect. Wow what a great day and well worth the money. Total of 10 tourists on the tour. Saw all the sights, Mossman, Daintree and Cape Tribulation. Very informative driver in comfortabl...

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Lindsay B

Posted: 28 Feb 2017

Booked this full day tour at the last minute and wasn,t sure what to expect. Wow what a great day and well worth the money. Total of 10 tourists on the tour. Saw all the sights, Mossman, Daintree and Cape Tribulation. Very informative driver in comfortabl...

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Lindsay B

Posted: 28 Feb 2017

Booked this full day tour at the last minute and wasn,t sure what to expect. Wow what a great day and well worth the money. Total of 10 tourists on the tour. Saw all the sights, Mossman, Daintree and Cape Tribulation. Very informative driver in comfortabl...

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Journey Through Time With Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours

Posted: 10 Feb 2017

Your guests can now take a time warp back to the beginning of time when they visit Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours. The journey starts with the origin of life and step's its way through 500 million years of evolution. Teaching about prehistoric flora and f...

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Lousie S

Posted: 09 Feb 2017

From pick-up to return this was a great tour and Daryl a great guide. Visited all the highlights Port Douglas, Mossman Gorge, Daintree River, Cape Tribulation, scenic lookouts, rain forest etc etc. Daryl clearly knows the area well and is enthusiast about...

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Robert B

Posted: 09 Feb 2017

The pick-up at the hotel was great, the van clean and spacious, and Steve the driver/guide was friendly, well informed, personable and entertaining. Route destinations were well planned with interesting commentary along the way. Morning coffee, lunch in t...

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5 Tips To Shoot Better Video With Your Smart Phone

Posted: 30 Jan 2017

Check out the latest blog from PhlipVids offering 5 tips to shoot better video with your smartphone. http://phlipvids.com.au/5-tips-for-better-video-with-your-smart-phone/

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Radtimes Go Rafting On The Barron River

Posted: 30 Jan 2017

We went white water rafting with a radtimes crew on the Barron River with Raging Thunder and it was an epic afternoon! Everyone had a great time and we made a video of the adventure you can view at the following link. https://www.facebook.com/Radtimestoge...

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Wanderlust1130

Posted: 18 Jan 2017

For the price that you pay, it's great that you get 2 tours! We did the two Daintree Tours. The first one we saw mostly cows and birds. The second one was the crocodiles! Very fun and informational as well.

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