Mission Beach

big cassowary mission beach
In tropical Queensland, especially in the area around Mission Beach, it is possible to see one of the most unique and intriguing birds. They are big, flightless, and somewhat resemble a dinosaur. This is the cassowary, a protected species of bird with a bright blue neck and a red wattle. It was my favorite Australian bird until I discovered the […]

Australia’s Big Things: The Big Cassowary in Mission Beach

Cairns is a great beach town in the tropical north of Queensland that is just a cool place to chill out. What’s cooler, however, is the fact that it is also surrounded by heaps of amazing sites and wonders all within a day’s reach. Because of this, you’re never left without anything to do when you plant yourself in this […]

Day Trips from Cairns