Beach, Tropical North Queensland, Australia
hideaway township of Mission Beach is surrounded
by a lush backdrop of World Heritage Listed wet tropical
rainforest, sunkissed white sandy beaches and the
silvery shimmering blues of the Coral Sea and Great
Mission Beach has some of the most picturesque
beaches along the east coast of Australia, stretching fourteen
kilometres in all. It is the closest mainland access to
the Great Barrier Reef with world famous Dunk and Bedarra
Islands just several minutes offshore.
Whether its snorkelling, diving, fishing
or taking a rainforest walk through the World Heritage
Rainforest, you will marvel at the many wonders of beautiful
There are a large number of differing styles of accommodation available from
magnificent resorts, beachfront homes, units, motels, hostels and budget accommodation.
There are options to suit every taste and pocket.
The area boasts many restaurants offering
a wide range of cuisine .... some fully licensed, others
BYO. As well, there are a host of takeaways, coffee shops
and ample retail outlets and a new major supermarket and
specialty shops at Mission Beach Central.
There are many activities available to cater for all levels
of energy. Go scuba diving, snorkelling, fishing, sailing,
tandem ski-diving, beach combing, birdwatching, golf, rainforest
walks, white water rafting. Or just lay back and take in
the natural beauty that abounds.
Mission Beach is secluded, yet it is also the perfect
base to explore the other wonders of the region; the Great
Barrier Reef, Hinchinbrook Island, Dunk Island, Paronella
Park at Mena Creek, Mamu Canopy Walkway, Johnstone
River Crocodile Park, Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, World
Heritage Wet Tropics Rainforest and the Gulf Savannah.
Browse this site to find information about the region,
links to local businesses, maps and other information about
this magnificent region.