Curtain Fig Motel
Your home away from home in Yungaburra, in the Atherton Tablelands. A cosy and friendly, personal bed and breakfast where all the little special things we do add up to a magical stay for you.
We think it’s the little things that make a big difference. A friendly and social atmosphere, and helpful and knowledable staff are just the start of your stay with us.
Featuring six guest rooms, and one luxurious spa suit, we're the perfect place for you and your family to rest your head while you explore the Atherton Tablelands.
Yungaburra and its surrounds are home to beautiful scenery, quirky shops and delightful cafes that you just won't find anywhere else. This truly is spectacular country.
Yungaburra is a historical country town which has remained largely unchanged since 1910. Quaint cafes, and historic shops that still bear the names of their original businesses, arts and crafts and local country markets make up the soul of this special town.
We're the perfect jumping off point for exploring the Atherton Tablelands. A diverse landscape, lush mountains, green valleys and sparkling lakes are just some of the highlights of this temperate and beautiful part of Australia.
The area is host to a number of fantastic events throughout the year. From the Tablelands Folk Festival, to food festivals and markets, as well as The Mareeba Rodeo and Yungaburra Triathlon there's plenty of activities to attend.
When Mark and I had renovations - major renovations - done in Fannie Bay (NT) I swore I would never do it again. Months of brick dust, upheaval and chaos, not to mention noise, early morning disturbance and sweaty workmen was something I never wanted to repeat. However, five months into our Queensland Adventure, here we are again. Some people never learn.Learn more
Question - what has webbed feet, the bill of a duck, the tail of a beaver, and the body and fur of an otter? Platypuses are only found in Australia, and then only in a few parts of Australia, so how lucky are we that they can be found just minutes from our doorstep?Learn more
Yungaburra - Cooler than Cairns....Yungaburra uses that as an advertising catch phrase - but it has been very much truer in the last few days of cold weather experienced right across Queensland - and has come as something of a wake up call for ex-Darwinites. After 15 years in the real tropics, the idea of wearing uggboots was looked upon as an anathema - but now seems very much more attractive! I actually had ice on my car, something I have not seen since leaving the UK 20 years agoLearn more