Family watching didgeridoo performance at Rainforestation Nature Park © Tourism and Events Queensland

Rainforestation Nature Park, Kuranda, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Things to do in Cairns with kids

Family at Cairns Aquarium in Cairns © Tourism Tropical North Queensland

Cairns Aquarium, Cairns, Queensland © Tourism Tropical North Queensland

Top tip

Cairns Aquarium has a family-friendly restaurant surrounded by glass aquariums of colourful fish and sharks to keep kids occupied. Book at Dundee’s Restaurant.

Family snorkelling with a sea turtle near Cairns © Tourism and Events Queensland

Sunlover Reef Cruises, Cairns, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

 Butterfly at the Butterfly Sanctuary in Kuranda © Tourism Australia

Butterfly Sanctuary, Kuranda, Queensland © Tourism Australia

Read next

Experience Aboriginal culture in Cairns