Cairns: Clifton Beach July 3rd 2010 This year to escape the cold we tossed up between Rarotonga (never been there) and Tropical North Queenland (last visit 1998). Both had the prerequisite minimum temperature, but TNQ won this time due to the many attractions and things to do to keep everyone happy.
Pacific Blue had the cheapest fares available - albeit no frills much to the kids disappointment. Ashleigh was gutted that she was ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Cairns » Northern Beaches Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
Mum, Dad & two girls from New Zealand
“Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” - Pat Conroy... full info