YOU are above
the Pier Marketplace Shopping Centre and the Marlin Marina. The
Marina is the jumping off point for OCEAN SPIRIT, BIG CAT and QUICKSILVER
reef cruises, all of which are linked here. Just click on the blue
flashing star. Ticketing and booking offices are inside the Pier.
Cruises go to Green Island, Fitzroy Island, Michaelmas Cay, Upolo
Cay and other destinations on the Great Barrier Reef. Specialist
fishing and diving tours can also be booked at CAIRNS REEF CHARTER
SERVICES. The Pier Marketplace is the Premier destination for shopping,
with over 80 specialty shops, including COUNTRY ROAD, ESPRIT, HATS
BY THE 100, JAG, AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHIC, PARAGON, RICCI’S SHOES,
MAN OVERBOARD, THE PIER GALLERY, MANIFEST MENSWEAR, OROTON, PURELY
AUSTRALIAN CLOTHING Co., SHARK ATTACK, SHED 6- POLO RALPH LAUREN,
JABIRU and so many more as well as the restaurants. WHILE THE PANORAMA
IS LOADING (usually about a minute) take a look at the photo below.
This is the way lazy afternoons were meant to be, sailing back from
the reef to spend the night moored off one of our tropical islands.
The temperature is 27° C, the sky is clear with a 2 knot wind
and the beer is cold.
(If you don't
see a panorama in the frame to the right then you will need to download
the imove plugin)
Make it Go: Put the cursor in the bottom right corner
of the panorama, then click & hold the mouse, the panorama should
move. You can drag the mouse around to change direction
Panning: To pan around click and hold, while moving the
Hold down the ctrl key and mouse button, move the mouse
up or down to zoom in or out.
double click on hotspots to go to the location (some hotspots
may not be links)