Swags Under Stars


Swags Under Stars are a Cairns based multi- day tour operation. They explore tropical rainforest, Aussie bush, accessible outback, Atherton tablelands and more. Choose either two or three day tour with small numbered guests.

Visit spectacular Mossman Gorge in the Daintree world heritage area. Have lunch by a tropical beach. Enjoy a nature spotting cruise on the mighty Daintree river.

Journey to Mareeba, rich in food production including the majority of Australia’s coffee.

Explore Chillagoe, an outback heritage mining town to visit historic smelters, a marble quarry, limestone caves and balancing rock.

Spend the night on a working cattle station, dine around a camp fire.

Visit Undara, world’s most extensive lava tube system. Return via the Atherton Tablelands, with their volcanic craters and pristine waterfalls.

All transport provided, all healthy, hearty meals included, plenty of swimming opportunities and swag camping is in authentic bush settings.

Professional Savannah and Wet Tropics certified driver/guide with you for full duration of the tour.

Swags Under Stars are the only Cairns based swag camping tour so you get a unique opportunity to connect to the nocturnal world each night and view the dazzling array of stars up above on these dry season tours.


Adventure Birdwatching Boating Camping Extended Four Wheel Driving Land - Motorised Land - Self Propelled Moderate Nature & Wildlife Nature and wildlife Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Scenic Drives Swimming Walk Walking and Biking Tours Water - Motorised Water - Self Propelled



This full three day, two night swag camping experience is based in Cairns, North Queensland. Within this diverse region you will visit a stunning variety of landscapes, flora and fauna with all native wildlife seen in their natural environment plus plenty of interpretation by your accredited guide.

All transport provided, all meals included whilst on tour and both nights are spent in areas with considerably less rainfall than their origin in the wet tropics, so experiencing clear, starry nights is common during the tour.


Unique to Cairns is this 4wd swag camping experience spending the night on a working cattle station with a campfire in the evening and a carpet of stars above

Two days/one night tour exploring diverse regions such as Aussie bush, outback, lush Atherton tablelands and more

All transport, meals and swag camping accommodation provided plus accredited, passionate driver/guide for the duration of the tour

This ‘2 Day Tour’ is the same as Day 2 and 3 of the ‘3 Day Tour’ with the chance of an optional extra Hot Air balloon flight morning of Day 1.

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