Nestled in the highlands of Cairns, the Atherton Tablelands offer one of the most scenic drives in North Queensland. Steering inland from Innisfail travelling north, or via Kuranda coming south, this route will expose you to some of Queensland's most untouched natural scenery, along with a wealth of … Read More...
The mountain retreat of the Atherton Tablelands is only a one hour drive from Cairns, but remains unspoilt, friendly and natural. Look at what we have to offer:
Natures Wonderland – Atherton Tablelands has World Heritage Rainforests, Waterfalls, National Parks, Crater Lakes and Volcanic formations with a backdrop of rolling green hills.
Wildlife Paradise – abundant birds, rare and endangered mammals such as the platypus, tree kangaroo and the cassowary can be found on the Atherton Tablelands.
Historic Villages – quaint villages dot the countryside, providing services such as accommodation, dining and shopping facilities. Book your Atherton Tablelands Accommodation online now.
Assessible Outback – within an hour, you can reach the magnificent outback landscapes and Savannah Grasslands that provide the diversity of experiences on the Atherton Tablelands.
Taste our local produce – our volcanic soils are the base for a rich agricultural region, supporting coffee, tropical fruits and nuts and a dairy industry.
Friendly People – country people are just friendlier, come up and visit the Atherton Tablelands and say gday.
Mountain Fresh Climate – at approx 750m, the Atherton Tablelands climate is cooler and fresher than the coast.
For more information, please visit: athertontablelands.com.au/