Brace Yourself... Winter is Coming!


Break away from a potential polar vortex, “record-breaking” freezing winters and heavy layers of clothing!   Our winters are super long each year and you deserve to break up the winter with a longstay in gorgeous tropical Queensland!  Cairns Beach Resort is a beachfront location, just minutes from Cairns City and is a 4-star resort that offers its guests fully furnished self-contained resort style apartments.  The resort’s tropical gardens offer you peace and tranquillity to read and relax, or to float in the saltwater resort-style pool.


Packages Include:

  • Accommodations in a 4-star one-bedroom apartment
  • Free BBQ facilities for all guests to use
  • Underground parking (speak with one of our destination specialists for car rental info!).
  • International return airfare with Qantas Airways and all taxes, fees and fuel surcharges
  • Outer Barrier Reef excursion by Quicksilver Group
  • Australian Travel Visa











JAN-MAR 2017

Vancouver / 14-night stay






Vancouver / 21-night stay






Vancouver / 28-night stay






Calgary or Edmonton / 14-night stay






Calgary or Edmonton / 21-night stay






Calgary or Edmonton / 28-night stay






Toronto or Ottawa / 14-night stay






Toronto or Ottawa / 21-night stay






Toronto or Ottawa / 28-night stay






*Valid for departures between 15 Jan 2016 – 01 Mar 2017 (blackout period: 01 DEC 2016-15 JAN 2017)

*Prices based on double occupancy and include elements listed in the “Package Includes” section

*Want to bring the kids and grandma along?  Departing from another city?  Please contact one of our Destination Specialists for additional pricing.



Excursions offered by Quicksilver Group:

Be taken to Agincourt ribbon reef, at the very outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef for your personal reef discovery.  Travel in comfort aboard the fast air conditioned wavepiercer catamaran to the Outer reef platform with undercover seating, showers and change rooms.  Ideal for both snorkellers and non-swimmers seeking the widest choice of reef experiences that include snorkelling, underwater observatory and semi-submersible. All snorkelling equipment and tuition is provided Morning and afternoon tea and tropical seafood lunch included.  Optional activities include helicopter flights,

Adventure Snorkeling excursions with Marine Biologists and scuba diving are all available at additional cost. Scuba diving is a once in a lifetime experience for many and introductory diving for the first time novice is on offer as well as excellent diving for certified scuba divers.  Includes return transfers, morning and afternoon tea, tropical smorgasbord lunch, snorkel equipment, coral viewing semi-submersible, underwater observatory and informative talk by a marine biologist and the Environmental Management Charge.



Terms & Conditions:-

Valid for travel 15 JAN 2016-01 MAR 2016 (blackout dates: 20 DEC 2016-15 JAN 2016.  All bookings are subject to availability at time of booking.  Prices advertised are subject to change without notice until such time as the package is booked and paid for.  Prices advertised are for the superior suite and images may not depict actual apartments.  Downunder Travel Ltd. is the agent/broker in this equation and for that reason is not responsible for any issues or incidents which result in clients expenditure outside of the package booked paid for and agreed upon. Please advise your Downunder Travel Specialist should you be traveling on anything other than a Canadian or U.S. passport. We highly recommend that all passengers protect themselves with cancellation / interruption insurance which will cover them against cancellations due to non pre-existing medical conditions which cause them penalties or other expenses. We also highly recommend medical insurance for any travel outside of your home province. Your Downunder Travel Specialist can assist with both Cancellation/Interruption Insurance and Medical Insurance.