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See Local Culture

Posted: 15 Feb 2019

Discover the culture of the rainforest Aboriginal people on weekends at the Original Kuranda Rainforest Markets. The Mayi Wunba Dance Group share stories of hunting and gathering wild honey through dance.



See more here: https://www.cairnsevents.com/mayi-

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Trees On The Attack

Posted: 15 Feb 2019

Kuranda’s impressive wet season means the rainforest is thriving. This strangler fig at Skyrail’s Red Peak Station has grabbed an unsuspecting tree host and is gradually strangling the life out of it!


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Locals Holiday Offer - 2 Free Kids With Each Adult @ Tjapukai

Posted: 08 Jan 2019

Locals get 2 FREE kids with each paying adult Day or Night at Tjapukai.

 • Valid Date – 1~29 Jan 2019

•  Day Cost: General Admission Adult: $62 Child (4-14Yrs): FREE (2 free kids applies to every full paying adult)  Infant(0-14Yrs): FREE



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Dragon Limousines Introduces Maserati Quattroporte To Cairns.

Posted: 02 Jan 2019

Dragon Tours and Limousines 2017 Maserati Quattroporte a hand built Luxury Italian Limousine. This vehicle is just under 5.3 m so it’s larger than a Holden Caprice or a Mercedes S350 L - it’s a large state of the art limousine. It’s not a Tarago a Caprice

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The Gallery Will Open Till 6.30pm Friday 21st December

Posted: 21 Dec 2018

Come visit plenty specials on Artwork make a lovely Xmas gift. Locals get a further 15% off.

WISHING ALL MY PAST AND PRESENT CUSTOMERS A MERRY XMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR. 


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Tjaukai 2 For 1 Christmas Special!

Posted: 07 Dec 2018

Just in time for Christmas! 2 for 1 tickets to Tjapukai by Day and Night Fire Dinner & Show for the next two weeks. Day now $31 p/p, Night Fire now $61.50p/p for two people. On Sale until Sunday 23rd December 2018


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Annual Pass 25% Off

Posted: 28 Nov 2018

Purchase a Tjapukai Annual Pass during December for 25% off. Was $99 now $74.25. Valid for 12 months from purchase. 



Annual Pass Inclusion: 

Tjapukai by Day 




  • Unlimited day entry for pass holder for 12 months from date of purchase 

  • 10% discount off ac
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Some People Want To Stay In A 5 Star Hotel, Others Prefer To Wake Up With A View Like This

Posted: 19 Nov 2018

#VanLife



Campervan relocations available now! Hire a campervan from just $1/day!



 


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Local Business Christmas Special!

Posted: 29 Oct 2018

A perfect Christmas Party option!!  Local businesses and community groups pay only $99 p/p for Night Fire by Tjapukai.



If you're looking for somewhere for your business or group to have a night out, why not come along? The evening starts with canapes and

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Bridal Party

Posted: 25 Oct 2018

With permission I share this beautiful photo from Friday of the Bridal Party - we were lucky to be retained to do the Transport. Don’t they look awesome - and a really wonderful bunch of People celebrating their friends wedding. It was a lovely day with a

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Victoria’s Riflebirds

Posted: 25 Sep 2018

Victoria’s Riflebird (Ptiloris victoriae) is one of 3 species of birds of paradise (family Paradisaeidae) in Australia.



They are common in our part of the world, and relatively easy to observe on our property. They often investigate rough-barked tree tru

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Coral Successfully Planted On Great Barrier Reef

Posted: 21 Sep 2018

Australia’s first corals to be grown in an ocean-based nursery have been successfully planted on the Great Barrier Reef in a bid to help high-value coral reefs within the World Heritage area recover from recent bleaching events.



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Reef Restoration

Posted: 21 Sep 2018

The Reef Restoration Foundation’s Coral Crusaders have been growing corals on coral tree frames in Australia’s first ocean-based nursery. This restoration method has been proven to help regenerate degraded reefs overseas and is being piloted for the Great

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Meet The Artist

Posted: 14 Sep 2018

Meet local artist Hayley Gillespie at Terra Nova Gallery on Sunday, September 16 from 11am-2pm. She is looking forward to chatting about her colourful paintings and having some fun colouring in with her youngest admirers. Hayley is well known for the enga

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Mobile Magic

Posted: 14 Sep 2018

The colourful chakra mobiles created by Debbie Loy at Get Funked in the Kuranda Original Rainforest Markets have been selling out as fast as the Kuranda artist can make them. Debbie is sourcing local wood for her next batch which she will hand paint and d

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Visit Kuranda This School Holiday

Posted: 14 Sep 2018

The school holidays are just around the corner so plan to spend some time in Kuranda exploring our beautiful rainforest and enjoying our many attractions as well as browsing the markets and shops. Whether it's art, a meal or jewellery that you are looking

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Local Business Night Fire Special!

Posted: 14 Sep 2018

A perfect Christmas Party option!!  

Local businesses and community groups pay only $99 p/p for Night Fire by Tjapukai.

If you're looking for somewhere for your business or group to have a night out, why not come along? The evening starts with canapes and

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We Are Excited To Announce That We Are Launching Our New Best Of Tablelands Tour!

Posted: 13 Sep 2018

One year since purchasing the original Daintree touring company, Billy Tea Safaris, parent company Down Under Cruise and Dive continues to invest in the small group touring specialist with this week’s announcement of the launch of a day tour to the Athert

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Vote For Us!

Posted: 13 Sep 2018

We would love you to vote for us in the People’s Choice Award for this year’s Queensland Tourism Awards. Your vote would mean a great deal to us and you may even win a $5,000 travel voucher. 



Go to racq.com/kurandariverboattourspca to vote. Thanks.



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Goldsborough Valley Locals Day Out This Sunday 16/09/18 At Fisheries Crossing.

Posted: 12 Sep 2018

Great for all levels of experience bring the family. Kids under 6 ride your board. River is amazingly warm.yahoo

Cost: $50 includes hot tea by the rapids

Time: 9.30-12 = 2.5 hrs includes guide, equipment and instruction

book 3 boards get the 4th board inc

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