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Cairns Rainforest Dome
Cairns Rainforest Dome
The Cairns Rainforest Dome is a wildlife exhibit encased by a 20 metre high glass dome on the rooftop of the Reef Hotel Casino. Approximately 60 species of rainforest animals are able to wander freely throughout the enclosure that replicates their natural environment. 35 - 41 Wharf Street, Cairns. (07 4031 7250).

 

 

Cairns Tropical Zoo
Cairns Tropical Zoo
Cairns Tropical Zoo is a"hands on" wildlife experience. The philosophy at Cairns Tropical Zoo is that personal interaction with animals encourages a greater understanding of native wildlife and promotes the need to preserve their natural habitats. Cairns Tropical Zoo is about 20 minutes drive north of Cairns close to Palm Cove. Cairns Tropical Zoo is set in 6 hectares of gardens. Lots of opportunities to interact with the animals. The Cairns Zoo also has a night zoo which includes an Aussie BBQ. Read more about Cairns Tropical Zoo. (07 4055 3669).

 

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures has a daily crocodile feeding session and crocodile cruises. Hartley's also has other animals you can learn about, such as snakes, koalas and the endangered cassowary. Located 40 minutes north of Cairns on the Captain Cook Highway. Check out the link to view daily tours from Cairns to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. (07 4055 3576).

 

 

Reef Teach
Reef Teach is a live 2 hour presentation about the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. Learn all about the reef every Monday to Saturday from 6.15pm to 8.30pm, admission fees apply. 14 Spence Street (07 4031 7794).

 

Undersea World
Undersea World is a small aquarium offering the opportunity to swim with the sharks. Pier Marketplace, (07 4041 1777).

 

 

 

 
 
 
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