Yorkeys Knob beach is the kite surfing destination for Cairns, Tropical North Queensland. From April to November, this wide beach receives strong south-easterly trade winds, attracting kite surfers from around the city, country and world. Perfect for advanced kite surfers, Yorkeys Knob is also a great place to learn this adrenalin pumping sport and local company Kite Rite, offers lessons for people of all abilities. From group lessons held over the weekend to one-on-one tuition with personalised attention, lessons can be booked by the hour, as a two day certificate course or three day advanced course. Owner / operator Chris Rose can even arrange the ultimate kiting experience: kiting on the Great Barrier Reef, this is an experience you will never forget.