Top 20 Things To Do at Mission Beach

Mission Beach is a tropical paradise filled to the brim with all the natural beauty and adventure you could ever hope for.  Enjoy a day trip to stunning Dunk Island for some snorkelling or get adventurous with a white water rafting trip through remote World Heritage Rainforest.

Here's our Top 20 Things To Do on your getaway to Mission Beach:


1. White Water Rafting on the Tully River. It’s even better in the rain!

2. Take a trip to the reef.

3. Enjoy a rainforest walk on one of the clearly defined tracks. More frogs & other creatures -

  • Lacey’s Creek
  • Licuala Fan Palm Walk
  • Bicton Hill
  • Edmund Kennedy Board Walk

4. Join a Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi class

5. Fishing off Clump Point jetty (or turtle spotting!)

6. Go to Dunk Island- fish, swim, walk, snorkel

7. Hire a Kayak or Stand Up Paddle Board

8. Croc and Wildlife tours

9. Skydive onto the beach! See the reef & rainforest from the sky and land on the beach

10. Kayak out to the islands

11. Self drive a boat around the islands

12. Jet ski from the beach or over to Dunk

13. Ride a bike through the Ulysses track

14. Walk to the old logging tracks (Musgravea Track)

15.Visit the heritage listed Paronella Park Castle

16. Cassowary spotting

17. Visit Charley's Chocolate Factory

18. Mission Beach Markets

19. Freshwater swim at Alligators Nest or Waterfall Circuit

20. Sunset drink overlooking Eco Village beach 

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