Travel Blogs from Mission Beach, Australia

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Between the Rainforest and the Reef, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Between the Rainforest and the Reef

A travel blog entry by rossandsue

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... to Mission Beach. On reaching Mission Beach we only managed to secure one nights accommodation at the Top Tourist Mission Beach Holiday Village right in the middle of Mission Beach. After lunch we drove to Woollies for grocery shopping then Sue ...

Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by kimandrob

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Mission Beach, stretching for 14kms of beautiful sand looking out to Dunk Island, was another beautiful Aussie beach. Camping right up on the beach front, as some skydivers parachuted onto the beach, with a stubby and a pancake, was a bearable way to ...

On a Mission ........, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

On a Mission ........

A travel blog entry by tonyandsarah

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Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by carolandthomas

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We catch our first of many greyhound buses to Mission Beach where we check in to a very chilled out hostel, the Beachshack, with a policy of no shoes and no locks and where the owner puts on a good barbie and makes the best apple and coconut crumble ever, ...

Should you accept this mission. . . . ., Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Should you accept this mission. . . . .

A travel blog entry by roseyben

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... pitch black and the only thing we see again and again is a sign saying "look for trains." We don't want bloody trains we want mission beach! We keep driving, past every creak from a to z and over at least 50 train crossings. It's really dark now. Ben ...

Vertigo, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Vertigo

A travel blog entry by shaunduvall

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... Jack gives me brief control of the parachute - you pull down hard on one side and you go into a twirl - excellent! Fantastic views over Mission Beach, the sea, the islands, and then land perfectly on the beach - I have to do again! No photo's, and I ...

On a Mission - literally!, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

On a Mission - literally!

A travel blog entry by vickersontour

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... down over the rainforest and see the river as well. We stopped at Innisfail for fuel, shopping & lunch then continued on to Mission Beach. Got a text from Phil saying he had got a new iPhone and could therefore read our blog on the bog!.......why ...

Two plane flights, one landing and loads more.., Mission Beach and Sydney, Australia travel blog

Two plane flights, one landing and loads more..

A travel blog entry by tjmartin

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... was really noisy, the contrast being huge with the parachute descent which was as peaceful as you could imagine. We left Mission beach shortly after we landed, heading for Cairns. It was interesting to see signs warning drivers of Cassowarys (these ...

What a Mission at Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

What a Mission at Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by mandibee

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... was still stormy and rainy - so much for lazing on the beach so we decided to push on and drive to Townsville. Distance Cairns to Mission beach is 140 Km - drive time 2 hours   Costs Unpowered campsite for the night - 13 2 home made scones - 5.18 ...

I just jumped out of a perfectly good plane.....!, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

I just jumped out of a perfectly good plane.....!

A travel blog entry by vicki

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... boxes I was determined to tick while I was away (rafting, diving, and sky diving all ticked now!) and had been recommended that Mission Beach was a great place to do it as the great view of rainforest, beach, and reef below gave you something to look at ...

Day 274-280: Mission Beach to Townsville, Mission Beach > Townsville/Magnetic Island, Australia travel blog

Day 274-280: Mission Beach to Townsville

A travel blog entry by pauldwade

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... far offshore. Mission Beach is like collection of beach towns, the hostel is actually in Wongaling Beach so I walked down toward the main Mission Beach centre. Stopped off along the way, sat down and felt the need to have a nap so laid down with the ...

Developments on the excitement front at ..., Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Developments on the excitement front at ...

A travel blog entry by andyb

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... from 14,000ft - Oft out of a plane with only the aid of a plastic sheet and someone strapped to our backs, i.e. a skydive on Mission Beach (photo's to follow as the film is not finished yet). I say "Fantastic" because that is what the idea seemed like ...

Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by shonandgraham

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... Beach, as it is a really small place, but stupidly has two Greyhound stops which caused a lot of confusion. The stop called Mission Beach Central is actually at Wongaling Beach, and the stop Mission Beach is the proper one! Mission Beach is only 40 ...

Lost in Australia, El Arish, Australia travel blog

Lost in Australia

A travel blog entry by tonyandmarina

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... the Mossman Gorge. And, we start the big drive. To where? We will see how far south we get today. This is highway nr 1 in Australia, THE highway. It is 2 lanes. In total! We post a card to my little niece and ... get distracted. And miss a turn. Since ...

Lake Tinaroo - Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Lake Tinaroo - Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by kandg

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... at a local crocodile-free lake, we were forced back to the reality of wet clothes and tents. Day 139 - 140 - Lake Tinaroo - Mission Beach We thought a logical step to escape the unrelenting rain was to head away from the rainforest to the coast. We ...

The Cassowary Coast, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

The Cassowary Coast

A travel blog entry by brownsltd

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... through Queensland hugging the coast.  We stopped in and visited a few beaches and bays along the way before stopping in Mission Beach.  We unhitched the beast at our beachfront park and then set about exploring. Not wanting to intrude, however ...

Luxury!, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Luxury!

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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Day 278 ; 13th south mission beach Day 15 Australia road trip Kilometres travelled ; 197 Left the Bluewater area nice 'n' early and we had reached South Mission beach by just before ten, perfect for check in and to get your moneys worth!! I ...

mission beach, Mission beach, Australia travel blog

mission beach

A travel blog entry by jessicanash

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We stopped off here on the way to the whitsundays for a night. not a big place but really nice to chill out here. we stayed at scottys which was v chilled out place. swimming pool and hammocks. should of stayed bit ...

Nemo!, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Nemo!

A travel blog entry by judith.myhill

We wen't out to the Great Barrier Reef today.  After a rather slow start to the day (a 40 min walk on Dunk Island), we sailed for about an hour out to Beaver Cay.  A mound of sand erupting from the sea with some lovely shallow coral surrounding ...

On A Mission!, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

On A Mission!

A travel blog entry by flojoy

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How do all? Thursday 7th February So we arrived in Mission Beach after a 2 hr bus journey from Cairns at 11am. Greyhound bus was grand - tho apparently (according to short arse Laurie) the seats are uncomfortable due to her head not reaching the ...

Cowley Beach, Cowley Beach, Australia travel blog

Cowley Beach

A travel blog entry by benandbethan

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We took a detour off the highway and ended up at Cowley Beach – a really beautiful spot and we ended up there for 2 nights! Not much to do apart from relaxing and watching Ben attempt to open a coconut with an axe – they're really hard to get ...

What ever happened to Mission Beach?, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

What ever happened to Mission Beach?

A travel blog entry by foremanclan

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... in February 2011. There are houses totally demolished, lots with tarps covering the roofs and the rain forest all the way to Mission Beach has been devastated.... the destruction is amazing! Lots of trees at 45 degrees and the canopy of the rain forest ...

Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by nclare

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... freefall had lasted longer. After 60 seconds the parachute opened and then the dive lasted a further 5 minutes descending slowly down to Mission Beach (the best place in the world to skydive). We all absolutely loved it and can't wait to do it ...

Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by guyandcalum

... Aussie over 50s camping site, but this wasn't such a bad thing because the showers were amazing. The next day I did a skydive over Mission Beach and luckily the weather was perfect for it. It was by far the most exhilerating thing I have ever done. We ...

mission beach & endlich wieder tauche, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

mission beach & endlich wieder tauche

A travel blog entry by toubi-anscha

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... mit tusige anderne touris und schnorchler muesse s wasser teile und abbrochne koralle go hoi saege, hemer eus fuer en abueter in mission beach entschiede. nur 2 boot fahred use zum eddie reef, wo au zum great barrier ghoert. s tauche in aussie lauft ...

On the road again, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

On the road again

A travel blog entry by mylittletrip

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... ;a long side a turtle, or should I say flying as that's exactly how gracefully they move through the water. We just arrived in Mission beach this morning and will spend the next 2 weeks moving down the East coast before I return to Sydney. The money ...

From Townsville, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

From Townsville

A travel blog entry by judith.myhill

... , but the police station was intact (stapples and face stone). We then drove through Ayr and had a subway.  Travelled on to Mission Beach and arrived at Boutique Bungallows just in time to walk down the path to the beach.  It was stunning.  ...

Mission beach, Mission beach, Australia travel blog

Mission beach

A travel blog entry by jaseandange

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Mission beach is situated just a few hours south of Cairns. We stayed in a lovely self contained beach house located a hundred yards from the sea. When not sunning ourselves on the beach we were cassawarie spotting at the nearby Tam O'Shanter forest - ...

Nov 27, 2012, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Nov 27, 2012

A travel blog entry by spanglehatsinoz

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Jak zaszalal cyklon Yasi na Mission Beach, Mission Beach, Australia travel blog

Jak zaszalal cyklon Yasi na Mission Beach

A travel blog entry by skleroz75

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Dzisiaj spakowalismy manatki i przenieslismy sie 80km na poludnie, do malej wioski Mission Beach. Caly czas nie mozemy sie przyzwyczaic, ze teraz odleglosci jakie pokonujemy sa tak niewielkie w porownaniu do WA... Mieszkamy przy samej plazy z widokiem na ...

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