The Reef Hotel Casino

About the Casino

The Reef Casino is conveniently and centrally located in the heart of Cairns. We are close to a wide range of shopping outlets, high quality accommodation establishments and to the departure points for cruises to The Great Barrier Reef.

Opening Hours:
Sundays to Thursdays 10am - 2am
Fridays & Saturdays 10am - 3am

Dress Standards
Neat, clean attire and suitable footwear must be worn at all times. Further information regarding our dress standards is on display at the Main Casino entry. Management reserves the right to refuse entry to any person it deems unsuitably attired.

Age requirements
Entry to the Casino is restricted to persons 18 years of age and over.

Automatic teller machines
Cash may be obtained from automatic teller machines located in the foyer.

Table Gaming

A fabulous range of games are offered at The Reef Hotel Casino in Cairns.

From the traditional and classic games of Blackjack, Roulette or Mini and Midi Baccarat, through to the popular and exciting games of Sic-Bo, Reef Routine and the Money Wheel.

Whether you are a first time visitor to The Reef Hotel Casino in Queensland or an experienced table games player, we are sure you will enjoy the wide variety of games and our friendly service.

Experience...Rapid Roulette. 

Enjoy the excitement of a Roulette game in comfort, in front of your own terminal. 

The Rapid Roulette terminal replicates the Roulette layout and a touch screen allows you to place your bets just like placing chips on a table. 

If you are unsure how to play any of our table games, please don’t hesitate to ask one our friendly staff members for assistance.

"How to Play" brochures are also available in Japanese & Chinese to assist in your understanding of the games played. 

Electronic Gaming

The electronic machines at our Queensland casino are an exciting form of gaming and are fun and easy to play.

At The Reef Hotel Casino in Cairns we offer more than 500 gaming machines for your enjoyment, providing the latest range for your gaming pleasure.

To add to the excitement, our machines give you a choice of denomination, ranging from 1 cent to 1 dollar, and a large range of progressive jackpot machines.

To have the most fun playing our gaming machines, why not join Reef Rewards. Membership is free and you will be rewarded with special promotions, great deals and cash back for points.

If you need any assistance at any time, our friendly staff will be pleased to help.

Reef Rewards

Join Reef Rewards and take advantage of the fabulous benefits on offer at one of the best Australian casinos.

Follow link to preview our latest Reef Rewards Newsletter 

Not only can you enjoy exclusive benefits and deals for being a member of Reef Rewards, but you can also earn valuable bonus points every time you play any of the gaming machines at The Reef Hotel Casino in Cairns.

Bonus points may be redeemed for cash at any time, earn you a complimentary parking voucher and so much more*

Joining Reef Rewards is absolutely free of charge and it's so easy to become a member.

Simply visit the Reef Rewards Desk located at the entrance to the Casino.

Complete an application form, show your photo identification and you will be issued with your Reef Rewards membership card on the same day.

For further information please contact the Reef Rewards Desk on

Ph +61 7 4030 8822 / Fax +61 7 4030 8764


*Conditions Apply. See  Reef Rewards for more details

Club Privé

Club Privé on Level 2 is a premium player gaming area designed for members and invited guests accessed by invitation only. This is a private high-rollers gaming area offering superior décor and greater levels of service that appeals to the genuine enthusiast and higher stakes player. Club Prive tables include Blackjack, Roulette and Baccarat.

For Casino Services, please dial 8.

Responsible Gambling

The Reef Hotel Casino is committed to best practice in the provision of responsible gambling, with the aim of minimizing the potential harm to individuals in the community through Responsible Gambling Practices