Great Northern Hotel

69 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cairns

Last day of the dirt

A travel blog entry by 5foxesontour


... there was a cow in the camp ground, we
drove off headed for Cairns. There were a lot of hills to go over. 5kms from
the bitumen we got our first chip in the window. In cairns we set up and had a
nice long shower and got all the brown off of us.


We left Musgrave and crossed a ford with water in it. When
we were driving to Cairns about 5kms from the bitumen we got a chip in the
window. When we got to Cairns we set ...

Hit the Road Jack...and don't ya come back...

A travel blog entry by minionmayhem


... green thing on our washing line (picture is on here) and I killed my first cockroach I hope it's the last! Rumour has it we now have a rat living behind the washing machine too so that's all on the creature side! - We met Erikas lovely parents - Wally and Carol who were here on holiday to see Erika. We all went and did a water aerobics class which was a hoot as Wally had gone Global posing in the water with beautiful pointed toes out of ...

Heading north to Cairns!

A travel blog entry by sagatatravels


... our next big adventure! Because of Phil having to go back to NZ we needed to get to Darwin quickly so with a light SE we headed out the seaway & pointed north! It took us 2 1/2 days to get to Scawfell Island just south of the Whitsundays and as we arrived about 3ish decided that a well earned rest for the night and I could cook up a bit of a feast without the rolls (as in movement). It wasn't a bad trip but the SE was ...

So here we are, our journey almost completed..

A travel blog entry by rob-heulwen


... coach we had a 20 min journey North of Cairns to the Skyrail terminal to begin the journey over Australia's tropical rain forests, which date back over 120 m years, they are supposedly the oldest continually surviving rain forests on earth. They are on the World Heritage protection list. The part we visited is known as Barron Gorge National has coastal mountain ranges, steep ravines, gorges and waterfalls. The cable way is 7.5km long and has 114 gondola ...

Cyclone Preparedness

A travel blog entry by girlmack

I'm writing now in case I don't get to write for a while!! As we speak the lovely town of Cairns is getting ready for category 5 Cyclone/ Hurricane Ita to make landfall sometime tonight or early tomorrow. When I flew into Cairns yesterday, I found out that my overnight dive trip had been canceled. I freely admit I shed a few tears! I have been so excited for ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 69 Abbott St, Cairns, is near Paronella Park, Cairns Dive Centre, Cairns Wildlife Dome, and Great Adventures.
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