Cassowary Coast

The Cassowary Coast Food Trail commences at Babinda (just south of Cairns) and continues south through to the township of Innisfail, down through Tully and out to Mission Beach. It also takes in Canecutter Way around the South Johnstone and beautiful Mena Creek area. Cutting over to the Palmerston Highway, the new MaMu Canopy Rainforest Walk is a “must stop” on this picturesque route up the escarpment to the Mountain Tablelands Food Trail.

Look for the logo to find members of our local food network.

Click Here for Google Map of Taste of the Tropics Cassowary Coast Food Trail

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BUSH TUCKER CAFE

Bruce Hwy Bellenden Ker
T: 07 4067 5399 Open: 7 days

Stop off for crocodile, emu, camel, kangaroo, ostrich, buffalo, Australian native bushfoods and lots of other local delicacies. Eat in or takeaway.

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OLIVERI’S CONTINENTAL DELI

41 Edith Street Innisfail
T: 07 40613354
F: 07 40611850
E: info@oliverisdeli.com.au
W: http://oliverisdeli.com.au

Oliveri’s offer an extensive range of delicacies from Australia and aboard with approximately 60 cheeses as well as prosciutto, salamis, real ham off the bone, and delicious marinated olives. We have a multitude of shelf lines including pastas, continental biscuits, legumes, first class dried fruits and nuts, pickles, and delicate lines for the home chef.
Oliveri’s also stocks local produce.

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INNISFAIL FISH DEPOT

Mark Millward
Fitzgerald Esplanade Innisfail, QLD 4860
T: (07) 4061 1579

For the freshest tropical seafood in Innisfail, stop off at the Innisfail Fish Depot.

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CURRAJAH HOTEL

Meyer Avenue, Wangan
T: (07) 4064 2336

Experience a country pub atmosphere with icy cold beer and where meals are lovingly cooked using quality local produce. Enjoy the mosaic art featured amenities.

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NORTHERN SMALLGOODS

14 Hynes St, South Johnstone
Ph: (07) 4064 2477
All Fresh Quality Meats

The excellence of a German butcher from the wine country in South Australia, specialising in salamis, quality hams and bacon and many other smallgoods lines.

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OFF THE RAILS

37 Hynes St, South Johnstone
T: (07) 4064 2596

Quirky cafe for coffee, gourmet foods and local produce luncheon meals, surrounded by interesting pieces of art, jewellery, books and artifacts that you will just want to purchase.

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STEVO’S FRUIT STALL

Japoonvale Rd, Mena Creek
Ph: (07) 4065 3244

Stop off at Stevos forf fresh bananas and papaws straight from the farm.

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PARONELLA PARK

Japoonvale Road Mena Creek (17km west of Innisfail)
T: 07 4065 3225
E: info@paronellapark.com.au
W: http://www.paronellapark.com.au/
Open: every day 9-5pm

A 1930’s-built, Spanish-inspired, heritage-listed, award-winning tourist attraction. The café menu offers local tea, coffee, exotic fruit smoothies, home made scones with tropical jams etc.  The shop is filled with local produce and art for sale.

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MURDERING POINT WINERY

161 Murdering Point Road, Silkwood East QLD 4857
T: 07 4065 2327 F: 07 4067 2247
E: info@murderingpointwinery.com.au
W: www.murderingpointwinery.com.au
Open 10am – 6pm.

Award-winning Murdering Point Winery – a bush tucker winery – is a family owned and operated boutique winery specialising in the production of Australian bush tucker and tropical fruit wines and ports. The winery is set amid the Berryman family’s sugar cane farm on Murdering Point Road, Silkwood East, about halfway between Cairns and Townsville. Helicopter access: coordinates are on the website

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MARY’S PASTA PRODUCTS

21 Moresby Road, Moresby (15km south of Innisfail)
Tel: 07 4063 2463
Email: maryspasta@comnorth.com.au
Open: Mon – Sat 8am – 5pm

Mary is renowned for her world famous ravioli. She also makes a range of gourmet and fresh pastas combining flavours from Europe, Asia and the Australian bush. Take some home for dinner.

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QUANDONG FARM LETTUCE & HERBS

Peter and Lawrie Trott
662 Cassowary Drive Mission Beach
T: 07 4068 5362
E: trottsmail@bigpond.com

Pick up your gourmet lettuces and herbs and tropical fruit on the way to Mission Beach from the north.

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SHAUN’S FISH & PRAWNS

Shaun Hansen
33 Loudon Street East Palmerston QLD 4860
Tel: 07 4064 5088

Stop off at this fisherman’s home to pick up the best of local seafood from the waters off Innisfail

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NUCIFORA TEA PLANTATION
& NUCIFORA TEA HOUSE

Sybbie Nucifora
Palmerston Hwy, East Palmerston (30km west of Innisfail)
Tel: 07 4061 8151
Email: info@nuciforatea.com.au
W: www.nuciforatea.com.au
Open: Roadside stall open every day – tours available by arrangement

View the magnificent Nucifora Tea plantation from the roadside stall atop the hill on the Palmerston Highway between the Tablelands and the Great Green Way. Purchase a sample the top quality Australian pure tea.

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