The Reef Casino

State : Queensland
Address : 35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns City QLD 4870
Phone : +61 7 4030 8822
Fax : +61 7 4030 8764
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Directions From Cairns Airport

  • Approximate driving time 11 Minutes
  • Take Airport Ave to Lake St in Cairns North (3.2 km)
  • Head west towards Airport Ave
  • Exit the roundabout onto Airport Ave (2.3 km)
  • Turn left towards Lake St
  • Continue onto Lake St
  • Continue on Lake St to Cairns City (3.1 km)
  • At the roundabout, continue straight to stay on Lake St (2.2 km)
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Florence St
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Abbott St
  • Continue on Spence St. Drive to Wharf St
  • Turn left onto Spence St
  • Turn right onto Wharf St
  • Destination will be on the right



The Reef Hotel Casino, which is also known as the Pullman Reef Hotel Casino, is the only hotel casino resort of its kind in Cairns. It belongs to two companies—Accor Casino Investments and Casinos Australia International Limited. It is home to three restaurants and the Cairns Wildlife Dome.

The government of Queensland had invited operators to submit plans to construct hotel casino resorts in Cairns. In January 1996, Reef Casino Hotel received the license.




Reef Hotel Casino has one of the finest casinos in Australia. Guests can choose from more than 500 gambling machines, a keno lounge, and a TAB mega wall. The casino runs lucrative promotions throughout the week.

The casino includes an outdoor smoking zone and two main bars. It features a number of large screens enabling guests to view the latest sports events that are being held throughout the world.

Table Games – The casino offers table games such as Roulette, Blackjack, Midi Baccarat, Mini Baccarat, Paradise Pontoon, Reef Routine, Rapid Roulette, Sic Bo, and Money Wheel.

Electronic Gaming – The gaming floor is populated with over 500 gaming machines with coin denominations varying from $0.001 to $1.00. Many of these games are associated with large progressive jackpots.

Promotions – The casino regularly sends a newsletter to all its Reef Rewards members, giving them details of the newest and upcoming promotions. Guests can also pick a copy of this newsletter at the Reef Rewards Desk when they visit the Reef Hotel Casino. For further information, guests can call +61 7 4030 8822 or fax on +61 7 4030 8764. They can also send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Club Prive – Reef Hotel Casino is home to a VIP gaming room that offers the best table games at the highest stakes available. Customer support service is available in multiple languages, including Chinese and Japanese. The VIP gaming area, which is also called Club Prive, offers baccarat, roulette, and blackjack games. Other facilities include a dining area, a bar, and complimentary meals and drinks. A guest can become a member of Club Prive on invitation only.

Reef Rewards

Reef Rewards members can gain advantage of a number of benefits at Reef Hotel Casino. To find out more about it, members only have to sign up for the Reef Rewards newsletter. Guests can earn bonus points whenever they play at the casino, and these bonus points can be exchanged for cash, complimentary parking vouchers, and much more.

To become a member and receive their membership card, guests have to approach the Reef Rewards Desk at the entrance, fill in an application form, and present a document to prove their identity.

Non-Gaming Facilities

There are plenty of non-gaming facilities at Reef Hotel Casino.

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino – This is a five-star facility with 128 rooms. It includes a boutique casino, restaurants and bars, banquet and conference facilities, free live entertainment, and much more. Each luxury room has a private garden balcony and spa bath. There is also a gym, a rooftop swimming pool, and sauna. It is just a short distance from the Cairns Esplanade and the Cairns Convention Centre.

Event Spaces – The hotel casino offers plenty of meeting spaces, accommodating anywhere between eight and 800 guests. The facilities include 12 meeting rooms, well-trained meeting staff, access to high-speed Internet, in-house technicians, audio visual equipment, and catering services.

Dining – Guests can enjoy the award-winning dining experience at Tamarind Restaurant or eat at the Flinders Bar & Grill or taste the finest Asian cuisine at Café China Restaurant or Café China Noodle Bar.

Bars – The hotel casino includes four bars, allowing guests to meet friends, dance the night hours away, play the choicest casino games, and have a good time. There are the best local and international spirits, wines, and beers to choose from.

Entertainment – The hotel casino offers the best shows, free live music, movies, and special events. They welcome local as well as international bands.

Casino Sports Arena – Guests can enjoy a 360-degree view of the best sports action displayed on large screens. This service is available throughout the day and every day on the second floor of the hotel casino.

Contact Reef Casino

Reef Hotel Casino likes to hear from its guests and urges them to send their comments, feedback, and questions any time they like. Guests can write to Reef Hotel Casino at 35 - 41 Wharf Street, PO Box 7320, Cairns, Queensland 4870. The casino’s phone number is 61-7-4030-8888. There is also an online contact form on the website.