Mission Beach Visitor Information Centre is dedicated to providing unbiased information to visitors and locals. A free booking service is available for accommodation and tours for the local and surrounding areas. The Visitor Information Centre is the only accredited visitor centre in Mission Beach. Join us on Facebook and ask anything about Mission Beach and the region that you would like to know. We just love share information about our beautiful region.
Mission Beach is located on the coastline between Cairns and Townsville and bounded by World Heritage Tropical Rainforest and 14km of golden sandy beaches. It consists of four villages, Bingil Bay, Mission Beach, Wongaling Beach and South Mission Beach.
On the drive in from El Arish off the Bruce Highway you will find the Mission Beach village which has outdoor cafés, a beachside resort, gourmet restaurants, bistros and bars, galleries, fashion stores and a relaxed, friendly ambience.
A 6 minute drive north of the Mission Beach village you will find, Bingil Bay, the most northern beachside suburb. Bingil Bay has a popular café, nearby rainforest walks and is a haven for artists, writers and musicians.
A 5 minute drive south of the Mission Beach village you will find Wongaling Beach, the closest point to Dunk Island and providing spectacular views. The coaches arrive here and there are a range of accommodation, cafés, restaurants, beachfront bars, a large resort and a shopping centre hub with Woolworths and other stores.
A further 5 minute drive south and you will find South Mission Beach. This beach has glorious views across to Dunk Island, Bedarra, the Family Group and the largest National Park Island in Australia, Hinchinbrook Island. Enjoy Fish & Chips at the beach, Kayak and boat hire available and the iconic resort on Tam O’Shanter Point provides a world class restaurant and spectacular views to the islands.
The Mission Beach Visitor Information Centre is located on the beachfront 200 metres north of the Mission Beach village. The only accredited visitor centre in Mission Beach; we have friendly and helpful staff and volunteers with a wealth of local knowledge and advice to assist you to fully enjoy all the benefits of holidaying in our beautiful region.
When you arrive we highly recommend that you call in and pick up our local Mission Beach Map and have one our volunteers assist you to get your bearings. We have a range of generic brochures providing information on campsites, swimming holes, restaurants and cafés, self drive guides, fishing, walking tracks, national parks and safety in the tropics. We also provide brochures for local and regional accommodation and activities. You can also download brochures from our website.
The Visitor Centre offers a wide range of souvenirs and informative displays regarding the environment and wildlife in and around Mission Beach. We are lucky to have two World Heritage listed sites on our doorstep - the Wet Tropics Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.
Wondering what to do in Mission Beach and the Cassowary Coast? We have suggested itineraries and brochures to assist you to plan your holiday and not miss out on anything!
What is available in accommodation and where to stay? Visit the links provided and if you have any further questions or would like to book over the phone please call us on 07 4068 7099.
When you visit these are the friendly faces of our staff and volunteers that will greet you. Every year at our Christmas party we take our photos for this page. You can view the photos of our Christmas party at our Facebook page.
You can also ask questions at our Facebook page.
Our Visitor Centre Google Maps Location
To the north
Innisfail - 07 4061 2655
To the south
Tully - 4068 2288
Cardwell - 07 4066 8334
Ingham - 07 4776 5211