Enjoy a walk through this Gold Rush-era city with a true local guide, as they introduce you to the unique sights, sounds and history of Queensland’s Far North. Cairns boasts a rich, lively and multicultural history, which is echoed throughout the city, and your guide will point out historic buildings, natural sights and the special points of interests that come together to create this tropical paradise. Then dig deeper into the tales of this city, on a personal tour of the new Cairns Museum and find out how a thriving gold-rush-centre-turned-sugar-town has successfully morphed into a tourism mecca. 

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