Rainforest hut with al-fresco ensuite.

The beautiful Sanctuary Restaurant and Bar

Avg 25 degrees top daytime temp in winter!

Mission Beach in tropical north Queensland

Deluxe Cabins

Whats the best time of year to visit? What is the weather/temperature/humidity/sun/rain in . . . ?

There is no best time to visit – you can seek Sanctuary at any time of the year! As you would expect, different seasons bring different experiences and highlights. Weather patterns have been varied in recent years with much less rainfall than usual, but the following may give you a guide of traditional climates for […]

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How far is the beach?

The beautiful Brook’s beach is located 100m from the carpark and 700m from the accommodation. Roughly a 10 minute walk down through the forest trail from your hut or cabin.

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Is it rainforest like at the Daintree and Cape Tribulation area?

Yes and No – the rainforest here is slightly newer than that of the Daintree, by a few million years or thereabouts. Many of the same species of trees will be the same of course, as both places are home to the endangered southern Cassowary. There are a similar number of National Park rainforest trails, […]

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Do you recommend self-catering – where are the nearest shops?

We recommend that you experience dining in our in-house restaurant at a hand-crafted timber table, inside or under the stars outside on the deck. We offer a reasonably priced delicious food available from 7.30am until 8pm daily. As with all food at Sanctuary our daily changing menu offers a selection to suit all and is […]

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How far away is Mission Beach and how do I get there?

Mission Beach is made up of four beachside townships, over about 16 kilometres. The township of Mission Beach is 12 km´s by car (about 15 minutes) or 7 km´s by foot (along the beaches, taking about 1 ½ hours). The Sanctuary courtesy vehicle also makes at least one trip a day into Mission Beach and you’re […]

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