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Cairns, Australia's closest port city to the Great Barrier Reef, is growing up. This tropical city of 130,000 was once little more than a jumping off place to the reef or to the remote rainforest of ...
robynhawkins745
06/15
We embarked and disembarked at Cairns. We did not have any excursions at ports as the cruise was designed to ... Read more
Team Alpha
04/15
Hard to rate this. A midday arrival then tendering problems meant we didn't get on land until after 3pm and ... Read more
TPW
04/15
Once again we had been to Cairns three times before as well as staying in Port Douglas on one occasion. We ... Read more
femxrczr
03/15
Did not take excursion as they were all full prior to getting on the ship. Obviously the reason for this stop ... Read more
Trekker954
02/15
Cairns: Because we sailed into the Cyclone, Captain Rob had to slow down the speed, which got us into Cairns ... Read more
witwot
08/14
supposed to be Port Douglass, but went into York's knob instead. a nice spot, well organized tender trips, ... Read more
bettyboopcuiser
04/14
Had shuttle Lovely town and shops. Excursions too expensive Read more
aotearoacruzin
03/14
Cairns was lovely. Here we visited the Rainforest Station, Kuranda Village and did the gondola ride. ... Read more
Ferryman'swife
06/13
We actually anchored off Port Douglas, which is about an hours north of Cairns. Loved the town, had lunch ... Read more
Astro Boy
05/13
Port Douglas - Tender to port, could walk around to town sites or get a tour if you wished ashore. Lovely ... Read more
David_Salv
04/13
It docks off shore from Yorkeys Knob, 20km north of Cairns and the timing makes it completely impossible to ... Read more
timtam2
04/13
Tendering from Yorkey's Knob is a long, tedious experience but a necessary evil with large ships - Cairns ... Read more
TEMBOY
03/13
Fantastic being in the city center. Great selection of excursions. Cairns lagoon a great oasis on a hot day?? Read more
sandiefran
03/13
Cairns is a tender port. We were late docking and so some of the Barrier Reef excursions had to be ... Read more
data7185
03/13
OMG tender process a joke. SOOOO BAD Read more
Devmark
03/13
Small town with some interesting trips such as up to Kuranda village on the gondolas Read more
Ozoutbackguy
01/13
Terminal is located in town if you dont have to tender which is great. Read more
Pearcedale Cruisers
01/13
Tendering 15 minutes ride from the dock meant a bit of time lost travelling into port then there was the $20 ... Read more
brishe11
12/12
We did our own thing in Cairns, hiring a car for two days. We visited Kuranda on the first day and Port ... Read more
L. A. McDaniel
12/12
Tour bus ride to Kuranda. Tour guide was a local school teacher, and very good. Kuranda has a large covered ... Read more
RohanBoat
05/12
I didn't have any high expectations of Cairns. I thought it might be a bit of a redneck city but I was ... Read more
Jim Simpson
03/12
As non scuba divers did not visit the Great Barrier Reff but town interesting and clean Read more
Whitemarsh
12/11
Christchurch: For Christchurch the port of Akaroa stands in and this beautiful port has amazing scenery. ... Read more
peterd647
10/11
(Yorkeys Knob) Both had been to Cairns before, so we met some friends who live there at the Yacht Club and ... Read more

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