The Local Area – Tropical FNQ & The Great Barrier

Thala can offer you a personal holiday experience. There are many very personalised and exciting experiences that we recommend ranging from diving on the Great Barrier Reef to expeditions into the Rainforests or the exploration of Outback Cape York (Quinkan Country) with it’s spectacular Aboriginal rock art galleries.

Our trained staff pride themselves on organising truly specialised and memorable experiences that capture the essence of this wonderfully diverse region of Tropical Australia.

Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef

Dive and snorkel, or explore the reef from the comfort of a glass bottom boat or semi-submersible. Full day and half day experiences on a variety of reef vessels including meals and snorkel equipment, cruise the local Islands in 5 star luxury or sail your day away wtih a local skipper. Low Isles, Green Island, and Fitzroy Island are all within easy reach.

Tropical Rainforest

Experience our World Heritage Forests first hand. Four Wheel Drive Safari Tours, Bushwalking Tours, Nocturnal Tours and more. Convenient resort pickups and/or transfers from Thala Beach Nature Reserve.

Wildlife Parks, Cultural Theme Parks, Rainforest Cableway, Scenic Rail, Local Markets, all are within easy reach of our properties.

Adrenaline pumping action with Skydiving, Hot Air Ballooning, Bungy Jumping, White Water Rafting and Sea Kayaking. Thala has even more in store if you are looking for an experience you won’t forget.

All these experiences can be arranged after your arrival at Thala Beach Nature Reserve Port Douglas Resort and they will all pick you up and return you to reception.