The Region

Tropical North Queensland offers the Great Barrier Reef and tropical rainforest experiences, combining adventure and relaxation within some of the greatest environmental wonders of the world.

The Tropical North Queensland region is a large area that extends from Mission Beach/Tully in the south to Cape York and the Torres Strait in the north and Gulf Savannah in the west. The region includes Cairns, Kuranda, the resort islands of the Great Barrier Reef from Dunk to Lizard in the east, and the Daintree Rainforest.


By 2020 Tropical North Queensland will be globally recognised as the world’s leading tropical holiday destination and the gateway to adventure amongst the natural wonders of the world heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics Rainforest.

Planning a holiday? Discover more of what TNQ has to offer here.