Beaches in Cairns, Australia

Map featuring Cairns beaches. Click on pins to view beach details
  • Nudey Beach

    Nudey Beach

    Nudey beach is the archetypal tropical beach; pristine powder white sand, crystal clear azure water and coral reefs teaming with marine life. Behind is a┬áverdant backdrop of rainforest containing┬áNutmeg, Tamarinds, Turpentine, Sheoak and Indian Beech whilst dotted along the beach are time-worn granite boulders which create the feeling of an…

  • Ellis Beach

    Ellis Beach
    © Alex Monckton / CC BY

    If you want a beach pretty much to yourself, Ellis Beach is beautiful, undeveloped and less popular than bustling Palm Cove to the south. Stretching for about 2 km, the beach is bordered by Captain Cook Highway with forested hills further inland. Just park on the road and enjoy…

More beaches near Cairns