Periwinkle Apartments - Resort Style Living in Palm Cove
Periwinkle Apartments are centrally locate in beautiful Palm Cove on the doorstep of the Great Barrier Reef and world heritage listed rainforests.
It is just a short walk to Williams Esplanade where you can browse the boutiques or enjoy a fantastic meal.
Great Barrier Reef
The Great Barrier Reef is the world's largest coral reef system composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2,300 kilometres down the Queensland coast.
With 100's of tours to choose from you won't be stuck for choice when it comes to experiencing the reef your way. You can take a day trip to the reef departing from either Cairns or Port Douglas with many tour operators offering coach pickup right from your door step..
For the more adventurous, you can dive the reef, enjoy a helicopter ride to a secluded tropical cay, or join a fishing charter to capture some of the best eating fish in the world.
The Daintree Rainforest is the oldest, unspoilt rainforest in the world. At over 1,200 square kilometres, you can find the rainforest growing right down to the beach. At only an hours' drive from Palm Cove, it is a "must do" on everyones bucket list.
Take in the views and serenity of one of natures timeless regions. Experience the Daintree River via a tour where you are sure to see a crocodile or two, or stop for lunch and browse around the shops in the Daintree Village. Who knows, you might even see a Cassowary!
Palm Cove is located just 30 minutes north of Cairns by car and is world renowned for its tropical palm lined beach. Williams Esplanade is the main street running North - South along the beach and is lined with boutique shopping and award winning restaurants to cater for every taste. Palm Cove is also known for its amazing Paperbark Gumtrees which line the esplanade.
Relax on the beach and take in the views of the Coral Sea and Double Island, or stroll along the esplanade on sunset and take in the Cockatoos and other bird life. You might even like to try your hand at fishing from the Jetty.
With regular markets, and annual food festivals, there is always something to do.
With its boardwalk lined esplanade, tropical lagoon pool,
and international airport, Cairns is the gateway to the whole of North Queensland.
From here you can take one of hundreds of day tours to the Great Barrier Reef, world heritage listed tropical rainforests, the Atherton Tablelands, or Cape York Peninsular.
With a world class Convention Centre and performing arts complex, you can always take in a show or watch a basketball game.
Like Palm Cove, Port Douglas is well know as the play ground for the rich and famous.
Take in the vista of the Corel Sea at Four Mile Beach or spend the day shopping and dining at the many restaurants, galleries, or boutique cloths outlets.
Port Douglas also offers easy access to the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest with a number of tours based in the town.