Detailed road map highlighting attractions and facilities along the coast of the Great Barrier Reef from Cardwell northwards to Cairns and on to beyond Port Arthur, and its immediate hinterland on the Great Dividing Range. National parks, state forests and recreational areas are highlighted. Symbols show facilities in coastal resorts and inland towns, indicating various types of accommodation including campsites and youth hostels, places of interest, essential services, fuel supplies, etc. Also marked are ferry routes to islands and coral reefs. The map has a UTM grid and margin ticks for latitude and longitude at intervals of 20’.
On the reverse there are enlargements showing in more detail the Atherton Tableland and the Cassowary Coast, plus street plans of Cairns, Port Douglas, Atherton, Cardwell, Herberton, Innisfail, Kuranda, Malanda, Mareeba, Millaa Millaa, Mossman, Ravenshoe, and Tully. The map also includes descriptions of these towns, a table of facilities in the national parks, and a distance table.
This title is part of Hema’s series of regional touring maps, providing more detailed or more convenient coverage of various regions of Australia than found on road maps of individual states or in the publisher's "City to City" series.