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Cairns, Australia

On February 17, 2014, we docked in Cairns, Australia. At 9:15 am we took the Kuranda Experience tour, which included a train ride from Freshwater Station to the town of Kuranda. On the train we climbed to 1,072 feet above sea level, passing thru 15 tunnels and crossing 37 bridges on this 21 mile trip. The train went up into Barron Gorge National Park and along the way we passed Stoney Creek Falls and Barron Falls and ended at  Kuranda Station. In Kuranda town we had time to explore and to get lunch at Annabets Famous Gourmet Pies where we had a kangaroo meat pie. After visiting Kuranda we...

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