Take time out to enjoy the beautiful coral reefs in this romantic, family-friendly area while you’re sightseeing. Those visiting Queensland love its shops, restaurants and cafes. Some popular places to visit include XXXX Brewery, Sea World and Whitehaven Beach. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Cairns Esplanade, Palm Cove Beach and Great Barrier Reef. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Australia Zoo, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and South Bank Parklands.