Tours, Attractions & Activities
Hot Air Balloon Atherton Tablelands
Did you know that Tropical North Queensland is the ballooning capital of the world? This is the ultimate scenic experience in the tropics! Hot Air ballooning here is a must do and truly, one of Australia's best kept secrets. Start your day by watching the sun rise over the rolling hills of the majestic Tablelands then experience the wonder, silence and romance of floating in a hot air balloon.
Tropic Rides offers mountain bike shuttles, tours and bike hire to all mountain bike parks in the North Queensland region including Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park; Davies Creek Mountain Bike Park; Smithfield Mountain Bike Park and the Cassowary Coast.
Mareeba Leagues Club
Mareeba Leagues Club is your home away from home, catering for all your entertainment needs. Whether it’s relaxing on our gorgeous deck, dining with friends and family or playing the Pokies, TAB or Keno, you’re sure to have a good time.
The ultimate coffee stop in the heart of Australia's coffee growing region. Enjoy our daily tasting tours (fee payable), learn the secrets of the perfect cup, discover the Australian coffee story, treat yourself to a unique Australian Expresso experience and a bite to eat.
Immerse yourself in the full Skybury experience with a visit to the 375-acre property, open Monday to Friday, enjoying the purest Australian Arabica Coffee, while taking in the breathtaking views, delicious light lunches and cakes, great hospitality and the freshest fruit from the farm at the Farmgate Cafe.
Golden Drop / Golden Pride Wineries
Golden Drop Winery is a family owned and operated boutique winery, situated on the largest commercial mango plantation in Far North Queensland. The mango wines come in three delicious varieties - dry, medium and sweet and are available in 375ml and 750ml bottles.
de Brueys Boutique Wines
Come and visit a unique Cellar Door. There are a variety of tropical fruit wines to try and take home, produced from the property's own and local tropical fruit orchards. These include Mango, Lychee, Bush Cherry (tropical native), Jaboticaba and Passionfruit wines.
Jaques Australian Coffee
The Jaques Coffee Plantation is situated on the Cairns Highlands (Atherton Tablelands), with a beautiful backdrop looking over the surrounding peaks of the Great Dividing Range. Along side the spring waters of Emerald Creek the plantation is furnished with 25,000 young and fully producing Arabica Coffee trees on rich soils, boasting a smooth and vibrant flavour unique only to our remarkable location.
Emerald Creek Ice-Creamery
Exotic flavoured ice-cream, sorbets, gelato and frozen yoghurt. Emerald Creek Ice-Creamery is a locally owned and operated family business located along the Kennedy Highway, east of Mareeba. The refined flavours of the ice-creams and gelato are a result of locally sourced fruits and ingredients, supporting Tableland farmers and Far North Queensland businesses. Quality is the cornerstone of the products.
Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park
Featuring spectacular limestone caves, small galleries of Aboriginal rock art, jagged limestone outcrops and an historically significant mining site, this park is rich in natural and cultural heritage.
Biggest annual event in Mareeba - 2 week festival held in June/July.
Big weekend of Rodeo Action. RV friendly camp grounds.
Davies Creek Mountain Bike Park
A mixture of fire-road and singletrack, this loop can be ridden in its entirety or in sections. No real technical challenges but riders will need a basic level of fitness to handle the climbs. Some scenic sections towards the back of the track - make sure you take a minute to enjoy.
Raging Thunder Balloon Adventures
Join the friendly and experienced crew at Raging Thunder Balloon Adventures for a dawn Balloon flight gliding over the picturesque Mareeba valley - the very best way to start your day!