The proposal is to develop an integrated eco-resort including luxury hotel and residential accommodation, education and business facilities, rejuvenation, health and wellbeing services and adventure and recreation amenities.
Reever and Ocean Developments Pty Ltd
Approximately 20 kilometres north-west of Cairns and 4km west of Kuranda. Map
Mareeba Shire Council
a 5-star, 200-room eco-resort
an 18-hole golf course and clubhouse
a 3 or 4-star, 270-room resort
a central hub precinct, including retail and dining
approximately 380 residential villas
a tertiary education campus and sport facilities, with accommodation for up to 500 students
a health, rejuvenation and medical retreat, with up to 60 rooms
a nature based adventure park with zip lines, suspended bridges and rope ladders
a rainforest education centre
an equestrian centre and farm theme park.
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
13 April 2018
Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 30 January 2019.
Gazettal of 'coordinated project' declaration ( 240 KB).
27 June 2016
The delegate for the Commonwealth Minister for the Environment decided the project is a ‘controlled action’
A project that has the potential to have a significant impact on matters of national environmental significance is called a 'controlled action' and requires approval under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Cwlth).