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Bohemia Resort Our great all inclusive price of $145 includes: Kuranda … more Cape Trib Award-winning Bohemia Resort is set on half a hectare of lush, tropical, • Fast air-conditioned catamaran than just a village in Connections landscaped gardens in the heart of Cairns. Bohemia Resort sets the • Six hours at the outer Great Barrier Reef, visiting two spectacular standard for Cairns’ budget and hostel facilities, offering a wide range locations the rainforest Hundreds of thousands of At an altitude of 380 metres backpackers have made the of stunning accommodation. Choose from queen ensuite, standard • Clients choice of either a guided certiﬁed dive, an introductory dive above sea level and situated on journey from Cairns to Cape double or twin with share bathroom, or a four-bed dorm (no bunks). or a guided snorkel top of the range 25km northwest Tribulation over the past 20 All rooms are fully air-conditioned with private balconies. • All equipment including a wetsuit from Cairns, lies the picturesque odd years. With its beautiful Enjoy a movie on the big screen while sipping one of Bohemia’s • Spacious sun deck Kuranda Village – the village in beaches and rainforest covered great cocktails and select from a wide range of delectable products • BBQ breakfast the rainforest. The relaxed little mountains it is truly one of the to cook at our self-cook BBQ Restaurant. Bohemia Resort is a great • Tropical buffet lunch township was founded in 1876. most stunning places on earth. hostel to base yourself while you are in Cairns. It offers a full tour • Wine, cheese and tropical fruit platter on return journey The local Djabuguy aboriginal Cape Trib Connections has booking desk with an excellent selection of tours to choose from, or • Glass bottom boat people call the area Ngunbay more experience than any other company that takes backpackers to just laze around the 25-metre salt-water swimming pool and spa, while • City bus transfers – Place of Platypus. Kuranda Cape Tribulation. I personally have taken tours up there since 1990 enjoying the relaxed resort atmosphere the resort creates. Free Call • Reef levies. is a cool mountain retreat surrounded by world-heritage rainforest, and have seen and experienced just about everything you can when it 1800 558 589. comes to the Cape. Some of us have lived up there for years, so it is Reef Experience prices which due to its elevation has temperatures several degrees cooler and certainly less humid than on the coast. a bit like travelling with the locals. Put simply – we do it the best. And Our standard day trip costs $145 and includes breakfast, two Reef Experience spectacular outer Barrier Reef locations, tropical buffet lunch, city bus There is plenty of accommodation to be found, and whether you believe me it is something you should consider. are looking for a cosy bed and breakfast, a well maintained multi- We do a great One Day Tour but if you have time, stay one or two ‘Our ultimate goal is that our clients feel like they are at the transfers, glass bottom boat, your choice of either a guided certiﬁed choice accommodation and camping park, a hotel that when you nights – we have a great selection of accommodation options for you Great Barrier Reef with friends and not a number on a manifest’. dive, an introductory dive or a guided snorkel, reef tax and fuel levy. With step inside you feel like you are back in the 1920’s, a gorgeous resort to choose from on our overnight tours. two introductory dives or two certiﬁed dives you pay only $200. that has one of the best and most natural swimming pools you’ll ﬁnd We visit an animal sanctuary along the way to show you crocodiles, Reef Experience boards at the Marlin Jetty in Cairns at 7:30am for anywhere, or a backpackers hostel, you’ll ﬁnd something here to suit snakes and birds, including the rare cassowary, sugar gliders and more. breakfast and arrives back into Cairns at approx 4:30pm A Top Deck Experience of the Great Barrier Reef everyone’s tastes. We take you to picturesque Mossman Gorge, stunning lookouts, guided We visit the spectacular outer Barrier Reef locations (the Master of Be treated like royalty for a day. A personal valet will be assigned to Kuranda is well known as a day destination, but to truly enjoy all rainforest boardwalks, a crocodile spotting cruise on the Daintree River the vessel will choose locations on the day of travel to give our clients you for the day. Personal dive/snorkel guide – someone to carry your that this village has to offer, you really have to stay a few nights. Birds, and a visit to Port Douglas. the best possible conditions). equipment and help ﬁt it for you. butterﬂies and native wildlife abound, and there are wonderful walking You can choose to stay at the Beach House, P.K.s Jungle Village Norman Reef – The very outer reef, 70km from Cairns, on the continental A la carte breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea – plated with napkins tracks which meander through magniﬁcent rainforest and along the or Ferntree Rainforest Lodge with its air conditioning, ensuite dorms shelf, yielding incredible visibility. Many canyons, swim-throughs, and and table cloths of course, Australian sparkling wine on the return Barron River. Also don’t miss the famous Barron Falls which are just and Crocodylus for nature lovers. proliﬁc large ﬁsh life. A must to see, the best location for night diving. journey and a personal Top Deck pack containing suntan lotion, breathtaking in the wet season, when the falls are in ﬂood. On your way home why not extend your stay with an overnight Saxon Reef – Renowned for huge Manta Rays, friendly inquisitive Moray moisturizer, facial spray and a lip balm. Kuranda is also home to some well known markets. There are visit to Port Douglas? Eels, great for diving or snorkelling. Transfer for return trip home. Adults $245.00 per person, children 5-12 years $180.00 per shops selling both high-quality local and Australian-made goods So head up to Cairns and come with us to stunning Cape Tribulation Hastings Reef – 58kms off Cairns lies 10 square kilometres of colourful person. including everything from handmade crafts, aboriginal artifacts to quirky and let us provide you the trip of a lifetime! coral gardens. Famous for tame, friendly Reef Sharks, Giant Wrasse, For further information, freecall 1800 467 333, email and imaginative gadgets. Coffee shops and restaurants give the town See you in Cairns! Jeremy, Santa. and thousands of tropical ﬁsh. firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.reeftrip.com. its laid back ambience, offering tropical taste sensations to suit the most discerning taste buds. Take the time to visit some of Kuranda’s CAIRNS: Adventure Capital of Australia many ﬁrst-class nature-based tourist attractions which include koalas, butterﬂies, native and exotic birds, kangaroos and reptiles. You can also see traditional aboriginal dancers perform, travel on a riverboat on the 2 great places to stay! Barron River or join an army duck ride through the rainforest. Getting to Kuranda is a big part of the overall experience. Vistors can drive themselves, or travel by bus up the Kennedy Highway, stopping at the Henry Ross Lookout to enjoy the magniﬁcent view of Cairns and the Coral Sea. You can travel on Kuranda’s historic Scenic Railway which meanders through the Barron Gorge National Park, re-living the history of this hand-built rail line. Alternatively you can choose to skim the rainforest canopy on the world’s longest rainforest cableway. Many visitors to Kuranda combine two of these options to maximise their experience. For more information on what this wonderful place has to offer, visit the web site at www.kuranda.org, email info @kuranda.org, or ring the Kuranda Visitor Information Centre on 07 40939311. Cairns Spend the night Cairns Best Value EXCEPTIONAL VALUE Day Trip! with us! Best Value REEF TRIPS Bohemia Resort CAIRNS Bohemia Central CAIRNS resort accommodation for a backpacker price resort accommodation for a backpacker price central accommodation at an affordable price Set on 21/5 acres of luxury tropical gardens Centre of the city BRAND NEW! 1 Night in Cairns 1 Night in Cairns DIVE | SNORKEL | CRUISE - tropical BBQ breakfast All day on the Reef 2 days, 1 Night on the Reef & smorgasbord lunch freecall reservations 1800 155 353 [WITHIN AUSTRALIA] freecall reservations 1800 558 589 [WITHIN AUSTRALIA] & BOOMNETTING with Compass Cruises with Reef Encounter - luxury accommodation - Guided snorkel, intro dive ph: +617 4041 7290 • 231 McLeod St Cairns, QLD 4870 ph: +617 4052 1818 • 100 Sheridan St Cairns, QLD 4870 $70.00 incl. GST $275.00 incl. GST - private bathrooms or certified dive only from email@example.com • www.bohemiaresort.com.au firstname.lastname@example.org • www.bohemiacentral.com.au Excludes levies of $15.00 per person per day Excludes levies of $15.00 per person per day - chef prepared meals - Wetsuit hire RESERVATIONS: Freecall:1800 467 333 email: email@example.com www.reeftrip.com 26 Summer 2008 Summer 2008 27 MATES RATES The Northern Tip, Cape York Shopping at Night Markets, Cairns Buy one, get one 50% off! free luggage storage free safe deposit private fridges & aircon 24-hr onsite security Book your ticket with Greyhound and bring your big laundry & kitchen 2 mins walk to lagoon friend for a massive 50% off* 3 bars & bistro clean and comfy!!! free breakfast 8 bed dorms $21 per night 6 bed $22 4 bed $23 double & twins $55 a night per room huge historic balcony free email checks meal deals plus more… Shenannigans setanta sports Well you are off to Cairns! How exciting you’re going to have a great time. What to do? Where to go? Where to stay? Where else but Shenannigans of course! Shenannigans Backpackers offers a choice of accommodation. Firstly, Shenannigans is a large pub in the heart of Cairns city. We have large bars, bistro, a room with pool tables, a gaming room and a HUGE tropical beer garden where you can sit and relax with your friends. Then get ﬁred up on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights to live bands – and that’s only downstairs. Upstairs is our Backpackers Hostel, a great relaxed atmosphere where it is so easy to meet people. Whether you are cooking your meal in the kitchen, relaxing in the lounge room watching the HUGE television or just chilling out on our HUGE balcony chatting with friends you’ve just met! You will just love it. The rooms on offer are: dormitories for $21–$23 per night depending on size, or twin and doubles for $55 per night per room. All have air-conditioning and a fridge. Next door to the pub and adjacent to the beer garden are our ensuite rooms offering: double and twin for HAVE YOU SEEN AUSTRALIA YET? $75 per room per night, triple for $84 per night and four bed dormitories for $25 per night, all with air-conditioning, colour television, bar fridge Situated right in the heart of Cairns and private bathroom (ensuite). Shenannigans is situated right in the heart of the city of Cairns crn sheridan & spence sts, cairns city within walking distance to all night clubs, the lagoon, shopping areas, www.shenanniganscairns.com.au the marina and bus depots. So why not come and stay with us! greyhound.com.au YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT ph: (07) 4051 2490 You will be glad you did. Corner Spence and Sheridan Streets, Cairns. Phone 07 4051 2490. *Special offer applies to Express tickets only (full adult fare), discount is applicable to the second ticket only, if more tickets are purchased the discount is extended to 25% discount per additional ticket purchased. Not available on purchase of passes. Available to book from 23/01/09, limited seats. 28 Summer 2008 Blackout periods between 3/04/09 – 26/04/09 and 20/06/09 – 27/07/09. Standard terms & conditions of travel apply. Summer 2008 29 Village in the rainforest. Everyday is a Kuranda day. 30 Summer 2008 Summer 2008 31
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