Skyrail News


Skyrail Named as Global Environmental Leader

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway in Cairns, Australia, has been named as the most environmentally sustainable tourism business in the Pacific region.  After a 10-year benchmarking and certification programme, the Queensland company is the first in the Pacific to obtain... read more


Wild Dogs Research

Researchers are coming closer to understanding wild dogs’ future in the Far North, amid concerns that genetically pure dingoes could be bred into extinction. A four-year research study of wild dogs in the Wet Tropics has started analysing hair samples to examine the impact of... read more


Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Phenology

Cairns Post - 20 February, Article by Laura Packham  The popular tourist attraction, located about 15km northwest of Cairns, will be the focus of a research paper detailing revolutionary new methods of data collection in the Barron Gorge and Daintree Rainforest. Lead... read more


Indigenous Tourism

As recently as 30 years ago, the tourism industry was a vastly different place with far less indigenous Australians looking for careers outside of their communities let alone in tourism. International travellers began to come to our region in increasing numbers however few... read more


Skyrail Welcomed Climate Change Delegates from Kenya

A group of 10 delegates from Kenya experienced Skyrail on 2 November 2011 as part of the QUT Australian Leadership Awards Fellowship Program. Focussing on developing a community engagement strategy for climate change and fostering renewable energy in Kenya, the group initially... read more