Tropical World City

Cairns - the Tropical World City

Cairns is a Tropical World City, and Australia’s gateway to the Asia Pacific Region.

With direct flights to 18 international and 30 domestic destinations, Cairns is your link to all major Australian cities and major financial centres including Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tokyo.

Our diverse economy spans agriculture, health, tourism, services and diverse range of other business. Our skilled and efficient workforce understands what’s required for the tropical environment.

Our tropical expertise and our diverse and highly skilled people will solve some of the most pressing issues being faced in the Asia Pacific region today. The region’s tropical expertise is extensive including experience and expertise in building climate resilient cities, to our experience and expertise in addressing tropical infectious diseases and providing health services in regional, rural and remote tropical communities.

A two-university city, James Cook University and Central Queensland University are at the cutting edge of research and innovation.Cairns is perfectly positioned as a global knowledge and service hub of tropical expertise.

Connected to the National Broadband Network, Cairns has fast and reliable internet access, allowing you to engage efficiently with new markets, drive innovation and gain a competitive edge on the global stage as you share a close time zone with Asia.

We are committed to developing Northern Australia, committed to encouraging your investment to flourish, and committed to success.


P.O. Box 3065
Cairns, QLD 4870 Australia


51 The Esplanade
Cairns QLD 4870 Australia


Phone: +61 (0)7 4080 2900
Fax: +61 (0)7 4031 3994