After our flight to the northern Queensland coast ... ... we took a rental vehicle and inspected Cairns´ surroundings. We left the airport to the north across Barron River...   ... and initially followed M1, Captain Cook Highway.   But as we use a plane here, we can do little detour up to Barron Gorge.   Just a few seconds away (if you don´t take the famous railway): Leila´s airstrip and Kuranda. A touristic spot we skipped...   M