Free community wifi access points

More than 100 free community WiFi access points are now available at Telstra Air public payphones in popular Cairns locations between Babinda and Palm Cove.

Under the arrangement with Telstra, all users can access up to 30 minutes of free WiFi per location, per device, per day at a speed of 100Mbps. (Note: from 1 July 2017, this access will be capped at 250Mb per day, not time limited.) Telstra Air members can also use their home broadband data allowance at these hotspots with no time restrictions.

Connect by:

  • searching for available WiFi networks through your device's 'settings' menu 
  • clicking 'Free Cairns Community WiFi'
  • accepting the conditions of use

Current locations

  • Babinda - Munro Street (near Post Office)
  • Barlow Park
  • Brinsmead - Goomboora Park
  • Cairns Botanic Gardens
  • Cairns City - Abbott St (multiple locations - 65, 83, 121,148)
  • Cairns City - Aplin St (16)
  • Cairns City - Grafton St (multiple locations - near Post Office, 149, 194)
  • Cairns City - Lake Street (multiple locations - 55, 75, 88, 136, 151)
  • Cairns City - Lake Street (near Cairns Private Hospital)
  • Cairns City - McLeod Street (multiple locations - 34, 50)
  • Cairns City - Sheridan St (multiple locations - 54, 71, 106, 113, 130, 150, 193)
  • Cairns City - Shields St (66)
  • Cairns City - Spence St (multiple locations - 49, 66)
  • Cairns Esplanade - Muddy’s Playground and cafĂ©
  • Cairns Esplanade - Pirate Ship playground
  • Cairns Esplanade - volleyball courts and skatepark
  • Cairns Esplanade - Pierpoint Road (opposite Reef Fleet Terminal)
  • Cairns North - Kerwin St (near Lake St)
  • Cairns North - Sheridan St (near Grove St)
  • Earlville - Mulgrave Rd (cnr Soure St)
  • Earlville - Mulgrave Rd (opposite Stockland Shopping Centre)
  • Edmonton - Walker Road Sporting and Recreation Precinct
  • Edmonton - Sugarworld
  • Gordonvale - Norman Park
  • Manoora - cnr Pease and Jensen streets
  • Manunda - Birch St (near McCormack St)
  • Manunda - Martyn St (opposite Shearer Ave)
  • Martyn Street Netball Centre
  • Mooroobool - Shang St Park
  • Munro Martin Parklands
  • Palm Cove - Cedar Rd
  • Palm Cove - Williams Esplanade
  • Parramatta Park - cnr Martyn and Florence streets
  • Tanks Arts Centre, Edge Hill
  • Tobruk Pool
  • Trinity Beach - Coastwatcher Park
  • Trinity Beach – Vasey Esplanade
  • Trinity Beach - Trinity Beach Rd (near Rabaul St)
  • Westcourt - Mulgrave Rd (near Brown St)
  • Woree - Charlotte Close (near shops)
Last updated: 02 August 2017