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Outback Opal Mine

Clifton Beach, Cairns Area

Free Entry 

To start your free visit to the Outback Opal Mine why not view the interesting eight minute documentary available in English, Japanese and German. Then take a walk through the simulated Opal mine to see a variety of rough black, boulder and crystal opal embedded in the wall.

Relax on the verandah and enjoy morning or afternoon tea.

If you have ever wondered how opal gougers work, how opal is formed and how it is cut and polished, be sure to visit Joe and Susan Clyde's showroom.

A courtesy coach is available for up to 14 people.

Facilities

  • Car park
Captain Cook Highway
Clifton Beach, Cairns Area
Queensland
Australia

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Food Trail Tours

Multiple Locations
From AU$185.00 - 185.00
Explore the World Heritage Wet Tropics, while discovering what regional food and wine producers have to offer in Tropical North Queensland. Visit Highland Rainforest at Lake Barrine and Curtain Fig, as well as extremely dry landscapes at the edge of the Outback, near Mareeba. Travel off the beaten track, onto small family farms, to hear the stories behind the foods. Excite your taste buds, while savouring the flavours, of the region's tropical fruit wines, cheeses, chocolate, coffee, and macadamias. Be entertained, by an informative driver/guide, who explains about the Atherton Tableland's history, points of interest and foods it produces. The tour includes lunch, farm tours, tastings, fees morning and afternoon tea, plus, accommodation transfers from Cairns and the Northern Beaches.

Canecutters Cafe Restaurant

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
Cool off from the Queensland heat in the air-conditioned comfort of Canecutters Cafe and Restaurant or continue building your summer tan outside by dining on the outside verandah overlooking lush gardens and the hotel pool. Enjoy relaxed buffet-style dining for breakfast and dinner with a typically large selection of fresh seasonal produce including seafood, meats and refreshing salads.

Casmar Cafe Bar

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
With panoramic views of the Coral Sea and Double Island, Casmar Cafe Bar is the perfect place for a romantic dinner at Palm Cove. The restaurant has a weekly roster of live music, the atmosphere is fun and relaxed and the modern Australian menu has a strong seafood focus. Ask for a table on the balcony for a meal that is truly spectacular.

Beach Almond

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
In true Palm Cove style, Beach Almond Restaurant fuses relaxed Australian beach lifestyle and produce with traditional Asian flavours and cooking techniques. The old beach house opens out onto a magnificent covered long deck that stretches out to the Coral Sea, Great Barrier Reef and is modelled on a "Long House" that you would find in Lombok, next to Bali.

Bella Baci

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
After a long and arduous day of kicking back on a beach chair and frying under the scorching Northern Queensland rays, cool off and watch the magnificent sunset whilst enjoying Italian inspired meals at Bella Baci. From the moist pasta to the tender meat and fresh seafood, the quality of all meals and professionally friendly service at Bella Baci is indisputable.

Apres Beach Bar

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
Dining under the stars is something you just don't get to do much in the city, so when you're holidaying in a paradise like Palm Cove always opt for al fresco dining to embrace what the great outdoors has to offer. Keep the local experience going by ordering house specialties such as kangaroo, fresh seafood and local steak and wash it down with house wine and cocktails, guaranteed to get the night started on the right foot.

Lime & Pepper

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
Found within the Peppers Beach Club & Spa in Palm Cove, Lime and Pepper is the resort's signature eatery, boasting relaxed seafood dining by the beach. Enjoy superb cuisine overlooking the beach at Lime and Pepper, serving a contemporary Australian menu that includes seafood platters for two, meats and pasta from the comfort of this luxury hotel in Northern Queensland.

Portobello

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
Portobello is a family-run restaurant serving traditional Italian cuisine. With daily blackboard specials, al fresco dining areas and good old Italian hospitality, Portobello is a local favourite. Ask for a seat on the deck if the weather is pleasant; the tropical location really puts you into holiday mode. Portobello can cater for weddings, parties and functions with a range of set menus and event packages available.

Reef House Restaurant

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
The Reef House Restaurant offers a contemporary yet coastal dining experience. Sip on a drink at the horseshoe bar overlooking the calm tropical waters and then sit down to an exquisite meal by candlelight. Executive chef has won many accolades and restaurant awards - including the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant guide and the Queensland Food and Wine Guide.

Colonies Cafe Bar & Grill

Palm Cove, Cairns Area
Situated right near the main beach in the Paradise Village Shopping Centre, Colonies Cafe Bar and Grill is one of the longest-running restaurants in the area. Soak up the relaxed vibe of Palm Cove at Colonies Cafe Bar and Grill with a crisp cocktail and a meal of Mediterranean-inspired modern Australian favourites. If the weather permits, best to dine at the restaurant's outside area.
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