We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Etty Bay

Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Definitely worth a visit, you won't be disappointed!

Wow what a beautiful jurassic like bay were the jungle that meets the beach is natural untouched... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
curious24seven
,
Seattle, Washington
Cassowary spotted

After having lunch in Oliver's Deli in Innisfail, it was suggested to drive down to Etty Bay, to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pdn
,
Cairns, Australia
via mobile
Read all 120 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“caravan park” (27 reviews)
“stinger net” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
CONTACT
Website

Similar Things to Do in Innisfail

Write a Review
Reviews (120)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow what a beautiful jurassic like bay were the jungle that meets the beach is natural untouched rainforest. There is a small caravan park which I thought was a shame as the bay is not very big and seems over crowded.

Thank curious24seven
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After having lunch in Oliver's Deli in Innisfail, it was suggested to drive down to Etty Bay, to see the Cassowary. It didn't disappoint us. Wandering around the table and cars, before sitting at edge of beach. the beach itself has had a recent makeover...More

Thank pdn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a pretty beach area and there are supposed to be cassowaries. We didn't see any at the beach. However, as we were leaving there was one cassowary scratching for food on the side of the road. So cute!

Thank qaatalia
Reviewed 20 August 2017

An amazing bay where tourists go to see Cassowarys in the wild. None there when we went but was during nesting season. Dark sand and beautiful weathered rocks make for some amazing photo opportunities.

Thank moose661
Reviewed 12 August 2017

After spotting the local mascot a large male Cassowaryon the road we turned the corner to find Etty Bay. Almost empty of visitors with a little cafe to serve you lunch. Basic but facilities were fine.clean beach and safe swimming

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach, nice and quiet on the day we were there! Keep going along the beachfront to Ella Bay as well. Stunning!

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We go here regularly just for a drive. Its so peaceful and nearly always see a cassowary. A small shop/café and caravan park, a hidden treasure.

Thank imagine692017
Reviewed 22 July 2017

What a wonderful beach. Nice swim and most likely croc free in July. The surrounding are stunning and it is imo a must visit should you get in the vicinity of Etty Bay.

Thank 960henrik
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Off the beaten track, but very nice as we seen a cassowary walking on the beach. It also has life guards and a lovley fish and chip shop.

Thank Richard_Page_PNG
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Driving down to Etty Bay was a delight with the road taking us through canefields then up and over a hill to end at this delightful little bay. Great place for a swim or just to sunbathe. There is a cafe and store nearby and...More

Thank Eddie2891951
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Mourilyan Bakery
10 reviews
5.76 km away
Roscoe's Pizza Place
106 reviews
7.28 km away
Oliveri's Continental Deli
68 reviews
7.42 km away
The Lollipop Cafe
26 reviews
7.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Australian Sugar Industry Museum
33 reviews
5.79 km away
Snapping Tours
54 reviews
7.17 km away
Innisfail Temple
10 reviews
7.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Etty Bay staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit