Discover the World Heritage listed ancient tropical rainforest of Tropical North Queensland.
The New Skyrail Interpretive App and Audio Guide
puts the Story of the Rainforest Directly in Your Hands!
The Skyrail Interpretive App and Audio Guide launched late December 2018 provides you with the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the Story of the Ancient Tropical Rainforest.

Utilising cutting edge technology, features of the Skyrail Interpretive App include Augmented Reality, which bring to life butterflies, snakes and cassowaries!
In addition, our guests enjoy

  • Seeing some of the unique plants and animals that reside in the rainforest

  • Tracking their rainforest experience in real time

  • Capturing and sharing photos to their various social networks

  • Meeting the rainforest boardwalk rangers through high definition video

  • Learning more about the Skyrail experience
Unlock the Secrets of the Ancient Rainforest at the new Rainforest Discovery Zone at Red Peak
Visit the new Rainforest Discovery Zone at Red Peak at Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and unlock the secrets of this mystical landscape where its prehistoric ancestry dates back approximately 130 million years...

Navigate the Earth's evolutionary history via the illuminated ceiling-mounted timeline.

Uncover what Avatar, David Attenborough and the Wet Tropics Rainforest have in common.

Discover amazing facts of the flora and fauna of the ancient rainforest contained within large, floor to ceiling interpretive panels and

Admire one of the most realistic recreations of the cassowary in its jungle habitat.

The Rainforest Discovery Zone is a Skyrail exclusive rainforest experience not to be missed - encounter, discover and immerse yourself in this fascinating museum at Red Peak.
Exciting Developments
Barron Falls Enhancement Works!
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is pleased to announce a significant new enhancement that will provide guests with the opportunity to experience the beautiful Barron Falls and gorge as never before.
1,500 Trees planted at
Tropical Tree Day
A new record of 1,500 trees were planted at the last Tropical Tree Day!

As a joint initiative between Pacific Toyota Cairns and the Cairns Regional Council, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is proud to contribute to the protection and re-nurturing of the surrounding Cairns environment for years to come!
Skyrail Rainforest Foundation: Funding Released for 2018!
Skyrail Rainforest Foundation is committed to the ongoing protection of tropical rainforests through sound research and education.

The 2018 funding has now been granted to chosen students!

To view the full list of tropical rainforest research projects please click below!
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway | +61 7 4038 5555 | |

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