Mission Beach, Mission Beach

At Mission Beach, you will find 14 km (8.6 miles) of white sandy beach dotted with coconut palms. Surrounded by World Heritage tropical rainforest on one side and the Great Barrier Reef on the other, the beach has Australia’s highest density of cassowaries roaming the rainforest. These large birds are easy to spot, because Cyclone Yas stripped bare much of the rainforest. Close to the beach is Clump Point, a popular fishing spot. There are walking trailsthat give you access to the Great Barrier Reef. Home to Djiru people Mission Beach is also culturally significant. Close to the beach, you can visit a memorial that provides insight into the Aboriginal history of the area Arrange to visit Mission Beach and other attractions in Mission Beach using our Mission Beach planner .
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  • Casual and relaxed living with good facilities and shops in the local community. Plenty to see in the local area and the beach are the best  more »
  • We had the beach practically for us alone, because there were few others. The sand is fine and the water was pleasant temperature and one could go very far and still are. A great place for the relax and simply enjoy the life
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  • 15 mins off the Bruce Highway. Great place to have a break from a long drive or to make a day of it.  more »

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