Cooya Beach is located in Tropical North Queensland, not far from the tourism hub of Cairns. Newell Beach, Mount Somerset and Dicksons Inlet are some of the area most popular features. The district of Cooya Beach has a number of nearby tourist attractions as well. Some of these include Walkabout Cultural Adventures, which offers Daintree tours around lush rain forests and wildlife with local Aboriginal guides.
The transportation services of Cooya Beach is mainly connected by the Yalkula train station and also via the Cairns International Airport.