The Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest Coral Reef system composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2,300 kilometres (1,400 mi) over an area of approximately 344,400 square kilometres (133,000 sq mi).The reef is located in the Coral Sea, off the coast of Queensland Australia.

The Great Barrier Reef can be seen from Outerspace and is the world’s biggest single structure made by living organisms.This reef structure is composed of and built by billions of tiny organisms, known as Coral Polyps. It supports a wide diversity of life and was selected as a World Heritage Site in 1981.labelled it one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.The Queensland National Trust named it a state icon of Queensland.

The Great Barrier Reef is a magical experience with many many options of exploring it, from Day trips to Overnight and Longer.

Whichever way you decide to explore the Reef you wont be dissapointed, the fish and other marine life will take your breath away.

Our Motel can arrange for many Tour options, all picking you up from our front door and returning you after your wonderful adventure.

Contact us to arrange a booking, please note if you book through us or directly with the Tour operator the price is the same, so let us take the hassle away from you and we ewill arrange the lot.

Why not stay over at our Clean and Friendly Motel, you can use us as a base and take day excursions around the greater Cairns area and we can give plenty of suggestions to what you may be interested in.

Our Motel has recently been described as the Best Motel in Cairns, we have an 8.7 rating from and we believe its all about you the Guest, so why not give us a try, we are sure you wont be dis-appointed.

Lyn & Tom Murphy your Hosts


The Great Barrier Reef (1)
The Great Barrier Reef (2)
The Great Barrier Reef (1)
The Great Barrier Reef (3)


Cairns, Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia