Welcome to Thala Beach Nature Reserve

Thala Beach Nature Reserve is located on a private headland between Cairns and Port Douglas, Australia. Eco accommodation options are sensitively positioned amongst the resort’s 145 acre property. Complimentary experiences are provided for our guests including nature/wildlife walks, star gazing nights, Coconut Odyssey tour and specialist talks from local experts. Guests and visitors alike are invited to dine in the treetops at our popular Ospreys Restaurant. Come stay with us!

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Experience the tastes of the tropics while being surrounded by its splendour

Located where World Heritage Rainforest meets the Great Barrier Reef

Rainforest backs onto Thala’s private beach frontage providing a natural setting for our guest to unwind in nature while still being within easy access to The Great Barrier Reef, Cairns, Port Douglas and the Daintree Rainforest.

Latest news from Thala

Cairns Chinese New Year parade
Chinese New Year celebrations in Tropical North Queensland
Cairns is a popular destination for Chinese New Celebrations attracting around 10,000 Chinese nationals to the city each year. The Cairns Chinese New Year Festival is hosted by the Cairns
Giant clam mantle | Great Barrier Reef
Celebrate International Year of the Coral Reef
Did you know that 2018 has been declared the International Year of the Coral Reef? Celebrate the International Year of the Coral Reef by discovering just what is so great
Reef Restoration Foundation
Offshore coral nursery a first for Great Barrier Reef
Live coral fragments have been successfully collected and installed in the first offshore coral nursery being trialled on the Great Barrier Reef. The nursery has been created in a bid