Mission Beach, South Mission Beach

#21 of 89 in Beaches in Queensland
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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 South Mission Beach using our South Mission Beach planner.
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TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
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  • No internet access which makes it boring.... I can't believe a 4.5 star place has no internet! Disappointed  more »
  • Terrible park by all accounts. The bigger cabins are nice but forget it if you are a couple or single wanting to stay in a cabin as they are only fit for knocking down. If you're into injecting hard.....  more »
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