Ravenshoe Tourism

Ravenshoe (/ˈreɪvənz.hoʊ/ RAY-vənz-hoh) is a town and locality on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia. It is located 123 kilometres (76 mi) south west of the regional centre, Cairns. At the 2011 census, the town of Ravenshoe had a population of 860. This figure refers to the immediate township area only. The locality has a population of 1,442. At 930 metres (3,050 ft) above sea level, Ravenshoe is the highest town in Queensland, with Queensland's highest pub "The Ravenshoe Hotel" and highest railway station. It also has the Millstream Falls, the widest waterfall in Australia. Traditionally the main industry in Ravenshoe was timber, but since 1987, when the government made 900,000 hectares (2,200,000 acres) of surrounding rainforest world heritage listed, the main industries have been tourism, beef and dairy farming.

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Explore popular vacation packages for Ravenshoe, Australia and kick-start your vacation planning for free. The nearest major city to Ravenshoe is Port Douglas. Port Douglas is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Four Mile Beach, Daintree Rainforest. Also, to reach Ravenshoe, you'll have to take a flight to Port Douglas; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Ravenshoe can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.