Cape York, Queensland, Australia
Cape York Peninsula is a large remote peninsula located in Far North Queensland at the tip of the state of Queensland, Australia, the largest unspoilt wilderness in eastern Australia and one of the last remaining wilderness areas on Earth.
Fishing tours are available from although the fishing from the local wharf is excellent. Visitors can hire boats, charter helicopter scenic and charter flights, horse trail riding and Lockerbie tours and charter sunset cruises, croc spotting tours and Cape York Tip tours are just some of the activities available.
Things to see and do
* Split Rock and the Quinkan Aboriginal Rock Art Galleries
* Laura – Laura Aboriginal Dance and Cultural Festival (June)
* National Parks
* Weipa & Bamaga
* Indian Head Falls
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Australian Dollar (AUD)
Language – English
Land Area – 137,000 km²
Time – GMT plus ten hours
Electricity - 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centered below Australian style
International Country Telephone Code – 61
Port Location – There is no port at Cape York, the closest port is located at Somerset, just south of Cape York.
Travel Links – Cape York is accessible by road using a 4WD. It can also be reached by boat from Darwin or Cairns.