Fortunately none of the Peppers, Mantra and BreakFree properties in Tropical North Queensland were damaged after the recent Tropical Cyclone Yasi. Mantra Group operates 12 properties in Cairns, Port Douglas and Palm Cove, and all are currently open for business as usual. Peppers Blue on Blue Resort on Magnetic Island near Townsville and Peppers Coral Coast Resort at Airlie Beach are also fully operational. Mantra Group Director of Operations Mark Hodge praised the efforts of his team throughout the cyclone process. "Our team followed tried and tested procedures to ensure the safety of guests, team members and physical properties. The speed in which they cleaned up the aftermath is extremely commendable," said Mr Hodge.