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Fun things to do in Cairns with kids

Attractions for families in Cairns

KUR-Cow Horse Riding and ATV Tour with Petting Zoo Entry

KUR-Cow Horse Riding and ATV Tour with Petting Zoo Entry

Combine horse riding and ATV tour with Petting Zoo Entry

From
$169

AUD

Kuranda Koala Gardens, Birdworld and Butterfly Sanctuary 3 Attraction Pass

Kuranda Koala Gardens, Birdworld and Butterfly Sanctuary 3 Attraction Pass

Three enjoyable Kuranda wildlife attractions, one low price - what's not to love? Visit Koala Gardens, Birdworld & the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary!

From
$59

AUD

Cape Tribulation Zipline Canopy Tour - 2 Hours

Cape Tribulation Zipline Canopy Tour - 2 Hours

Swing through the treetops and admire the Daintree Rainforest from a whole new perspective on this two hour zipline canopy tour. Book online here.

From
$139

AUD

Grand Kuranda Rainforest Full Day Tour From Cairns, Palm Cove and Port Douglas

Grand Kuranda Rainforest Full Day Tour From Cairns, Palm Cove and Port Douglas

Maximise your Kuranda experience to explore indigenous culture, native wildlife, butterflies & World Heritage Rainforest on this full day tour from Cairns.

From
$295

AUD

Breakfast with the Birds at Wildlife Habitat

Breakfast with the Birds at Wildlife Habitat

Book here to enjoy a delicious breakfast with the tropical birds at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas. Entry tickets to the park are included.

From
$83

AUD

KUR-Cow Horse Riding with Petting Zoo entry

KUR-Cow Horse Riding with Petting Zoo entry

Explore the valleys and tropical rainforest on a 30 minute guided horseback ride with entry to the petting zoo at Kur-Cow Barnwell Farm.

From
$179

AUD

Kuranda Koala Gardens Entry Tickets

Kuranda Koala Gardens Entry Tickets

Visit the home of the koalas in the Cairns region with tickets to the fun Koala Gardens where you'll see these cuddly creatures & other wildlife friends!

From
$21

AUD

Dreamtime Gorge Walk

Dreamtime Gorge Walk

Take a guided dreamtime walk by indigenous elders when you visit the Mossman Gorge. Discover the stories, legends and exclusive access to Kuku Yala land.

From
$95

AUD

Kuranda Rainforest Budget Tour with Return Transfers

Kuranda Rainforest Budget Tour with Return Transfers

Explore the charming rainforest village of Kuranda on this day tour from Port Douglas and Cairns Northern Beaches. Full day and half day options available.

From
$85

AUD

Ultimate Wildlife Experience Cruise

Ultimate Wildlife Experience Cruise

Travel deep into the Daintree rainforest on this 60-minute wildlife nature cruise to spot crocodiles and uncover the secrets of this unique ecosystem.

From
$30

AUD

Kuranda Koala Gardens and Birdworld 2 Attraction Pass

Kuranda Koala Gardens and Birdworld 2 Attraction Pass

Visit two of the best wildlife facilities in tropical north QLD - Koala Gardens and Birdworld Kuranda - with this great value animal attraction pass.

From $42
$37

AUD

Daintree Rainforest & Cassowary Falls Tour - 90 Minutes

Daintree Rainforest & Cassowary Falls Tour - 90 Minutes

Get set for a 90 minute off-road adventure touring a private property where you’ll walk in the Daintree rainforest and swim in the pristine Cassowary Falls.

From
$245

AUD

Crocodile Express Daintree Cruise from Daintree Gateway

Crocodile Express Daintree Cruise from Daintree Gateway

Join us on a 60 minute Daintree River cruise to explore the ancient waterways of the world heritage listed landmark and meet some of the famous crocodiles.

From
$38

AUD

Mamu Tropical Skywalk Entry Tickets

Mamu Tropical Skywalk Entry Tickets

Walk amongst the treetops of Wooroonooran National Park with an adventure along the Mamu Tropical Skywalk - buy tickets online now.

From
$30

AUD

KUR-Cow ATV Tour with Petting Zoo Entry

KUR-Cow ATV Tour with Petting Zoo Entry

Jump on this 30 minute guided ATV Tour to explore the tropical rainforest plus receive entry to the petting zoo on Kur-Cow Barnwell Farm.

From
$179

AUD

Tully River Full Day White Water Rafting Adventure with Dinner

Tully River Full Day White Water Rafting Adventure with Dinner

Enjoy a bit of a sleep-in before experiencing some hardcore rafting with this rafting adventure, PLUS a hearty pub dinner at a traditional Qld country pub. Suitable for 13+ year olds

From
$199

AUD

Cairns 3 Park Attraction Pass

Cairns 3 Park Attraction Pass

Save with this Cairns multi park pass into the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Rainforestation Nature Park and Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas.

From $124
$99

AUD

Kuranda Coach Tour with Rainforestation Nature Park Entry

Kuranda Coach Tour with Rainforestation Nature Park Entry

The ultimate way to soak in the Tropical North QLD natural & cultural worlds - this Rainforestation and Kuranda tour is a full day trip from Cairns.

From
$112

AUD

Birdworld Kuranda Entry Tickets

Birdworld Kuranda Entry Tickets

Visit Australia's true "home of the birds" at Birdworld in Kuranda just 30 minutes from Cairns and 1 hour from Port Douglas - great for families!

From
$21

AUD

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway from Cairns

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway from Cairns

Depart from Cairns and glide silently over the rainforest canopy to Kuranda Village before boarding the historic Kuranda Scenic Rail for the return journey.

From
$183

AUD

Classic Kuranda Day Tour from Cairns

Classic Kuranda Day Tour from Cairns

The best way to maximise your Kuranda experience, where you’ll get to explore indigenous culture, native wildlife and World Heritage Rainforest.

From
$275

AUD

Paronella Park Entry Tickets

Paronella Park Entry Tickets

This is one of the most enchanting places you're likely to experience in Tropical North QLD - so book entry to Paronella Park online today!

From
$57

AUD

Barron River White Water Rafting - Self Drive

Barron River White Water Rafting - Self Drive

Enjoy a half day of fun on the Barron River with this exhilarating rafting adventure! This is a self-drive option only, hotel transfers are not included.

From
$119

AUD

Half Day River Tubing Tours From Cairns

Half Day River Tubing Tours From Cairns

Come play in nature's theme park on this half day river tubing tour on the Mulgrave River. Choose from a morning or afternoon tour with Cairns transfers.

From
$89

AUD

Great Barrier Reef Cruise from Mission Beach

Great Barrier Reef Cruise from Mission Beach

Spend the day exploring the Great Barrier Reef with this full day cruise from Mission Beach visiting two locations with all equipment and meals provided.

From
$210

AUD

Hook A Barra Fishing and Farm Tour

Hook A Barra Fishing and Farm Tour

Enjoy one hour of fishing and a guided tour of the Daintree Saltwater Barramundi Farm in North Qld with a gourmet tasting platter on offer.

From
$105

AUD

Cairns City Sights Afternoon Tour

Cairns City Sights Afternoon Tour

Join this guided half day tour of Cairns and see all the city highlights plus a delicious afternoon Devonshire tea and scones is included!

From
$99

AUD

Premium Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Tour with Gourmet Lunch

Premium Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Tour with Gourmet Lunch

This all inclusive premium Great Barrier Reef tour is nothing short of extraordinary with snorkelling, diving, innovative technology and gourmet meals!

From
$420

AUD

Outer Reef Odyssey 40 Minute Scenic Flight

Outer Reef Odyssey 40 Minute Scenic Flight

Experience the very best of the Great Barrier Reef on this 40 minute scenic helicopter flight from Cairns.

From
$499

AUD

Free things to do in Cairns

Josephine Falls, Cairns

Josephine Falls, Cairns

Take your family on an adventure to stunning Josephine Falls in Cairns! Just an hour's drive away, it's the perfect day out: picnic, swimming & fun!

Free
Stoney Creek Falls

Stoney Creek Falls

Stoney Creek Falls is a must visit if you have an adventurous spirit and are looking for fun, free activities in Cairns, QLD for the whole family!

Free
Babinda Boulders Waterfall - Cairns Wet Tropics Attraction

Babinda Boulders Waterfall - Cairns Wet Tropics Attraction

Babinda Boulders Waterfall - Cairns Wet Tropics Attraction in a rainforest with a Swimming hole, picnic area, and spectacular pool walk.

Free
Yorkeys Knob Foreshore Park, Beach & Playgrounds

Yorkeys Knob Foreshore Park, Beach & Playgrounds

Yorkeys Knob Foreshore Reserve is a must visit, with lots of free kids activities and things to do in Cairns for the whole family.

Free
Barron Falls Rainforest Canopy Walk And Lookout

Barron Falls Rainforest Canopy Walk And Lookout

If you're looking for free activities in Cairns, take your family to explore the breathtaking Barron Falls rainforest canopy walk and lookout!

Free
Wallaman Falls QLD

Wallaman Falls QLD

Take your family on an adventure to discover Wallaman Falls, Australia's tallest waterfall! Enjoy a great hike, stunning place and exotic wildlife!

Free
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