|Clifton Beach 24 km north of Cairns|
|Kewarra Beach, 20 km north of Cairns|
Ignore the beach signs, the locals do. Stinger (e.g. Box Jellyfish) Season is roughly October to May. Stay clear of waterways near the mangroves (saltwater crocs).
It's so easy to get from Cairns to the Northern Beaches. The public Cairns bus (Translink) costs $5.50 one way. Comfortable, reliable and half-hour service during weekdays.
|This sign greets you at the beach entrance (Pullman Sea Temple, Palm Cove, 26 km from Cairns)|