The Cairns Beaches or locally known as the Northern Beaches encompasses several well known beaches:
Sandy white beaches
Over the years two main beaches, Palm Cove Beach and Trinty Beach, have developed into major tourist destinations with International Five Star Resorts and luxury accommodation being developed for the more discerning visitor.
Safety tips whilst swimming
During the Stinger Season, November to May, and it is very strongy advised that all swimmers swim within the enclosures and between the lifeguard flags.
For more information relating to the status of the Northern beaches and lifeguard patrols please visit the Cairns City Council's "Beach Status" page