Winter in Cape Tribulation, image courtesy of Tourism Tropical North Queensland
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Winter in Cape Tribulation

Winter is coming! Well to everyone else, but not to Tropical North Queensland. We enjoy average daily temperatures of 22-26 degrees Celsius during winter in Cape Tribulation. It is a tough life but I guess someone has to do it! So while you are sitting on the train on the way to work, wearing your […]

Ultimate Rainforest Tour
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Ultimate Rainforest Tour

The Jungle Tours and Trekking 2016/17 season starts off with a bang with the launch of the Ultimate Rainforest Tour our Rainforest meets the Reef package. This all-inclusive tour encompasses the BEST Cape Tribulation has to offer but leaves free time to explore the region and take in a few extra tours, local walks or […]

Boyd's Forest dragon
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Boyd’s Forest Dragon

Dragons are still alive today – just not the fire breathing kind! The Boyd’s Forest Dragon is a rainforest dwelling lizard that is endemic to the Wet Tropics of North Queensland. Australia has two rainforest dragons, of which the Boyd’s is the largest. It has a body length of 15cm and a tail twice the […]

Crystal Cascades - courtesy of Tourism Tropical North Queensland
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International Day of Forests

Today, March 21st 2016, is International Day of Forests; this is an opportunity to celebrate the many ways in which forests provide for us. International Day of Forests was established by resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on November 28, 2012. This year the United Nations focus is water and raising awareness of how important forests are […]