Top 12 things to do in Quilpie QLD

Top 12 things to do in Quilpie QLD

Quilpie is located right in the middle of Queensland outback, 950 km from Brisbane and 211 km east of Charleville. This small town is not on the main tourist route but those who are going to Birdsville and the Simpson Desert, can stop here and enjoy more than a few interesting attractions. Dinosaur enthusiasts can…

9 Best places to visit on Fraser Island (K’Gari – the dingo island)

9 Best places to visit on Fraser Island (K’Gari – the dingo island)

Welcome to the Queensland coast and explore one of the more popular Islands in Australia. Today, we will seek some of the best places to visit on Fraser Island (K’Gari) and help plan your holiday.  Expect to see beautiful endless beaches, the best swimming spots, and Australian wildlife and learn some of their histories.   Did…

5 Reasons to complete a 4WD training course

5 Reasons to complete a 4WD training course

Driving a 4WD vehicle is very different from driving a standard car in the city. There are many challenges that you encounter while driving off-road that you would not worry about in your hometown. Things like crossing a river, driving on deep sand, tackling a steep track or conquering sand dunes are activities that you…

How difficult is the Bloomfield Track?

How difficult is the Bloomfield Track?

Bloomfield Track is one of the most iconic 4WD tracks in Australia. It stretches between Cape Tribulation and Wujal Wujal Aboriginal community. What makes the track special is the majestic rainforest scenery, creek crossing, big ascends and descents and spectacular views. The track is only 31 km in length, but don’t think you can do…

The Tip of Cape York – 10 things to know before driving

The Tip of Cape York – 10 things to know before driving

The dry season in Australia is the time when you best can enjoy your visit to Cape York. The Tip of Cape York (northern peninsula area, north of Jardine River) is a special piece of land as it belongs entirely to five Aboriginal Communities. Almost the entire area is owned by the Injinoo community which…

19 Best Cooktown Attractions – The ultimate guide

19 Best Cooktown Attractions – The ultimate guide

Cooktown is one of our favourite places in Australia. This coastal town is beautifully located on the Cape York Peninsula between Mount Cook National Park and Endeavour River. It is the last bigger town before going north and hitting numerous corrugations on Peninsula Developmental Road. If you are planning your way to Cape York, make…

Archer River Bush Camp – perfect swimming and shady camping

Archer River Bush Camp – perfect swimming and shady camping

When driving on Peninsula Developmental Road (PDR), there are many places to stay overnight. However, only a few where you can park your rig next to the creek and enjoy free camping. Archer River Bush Camp is one of them. We mentioned already The Bend in Coen (in our opinion the best free camping on…

The Bend – Coen free camping

The Bend – Coen free camping

Free camping on Peninsula Developmental Road (PDR) is something that we always look for. It seems the best two places to free camp are Coen free camping – The Bend and Archer River camping. Coen free camping location The Bend Campground is located 3.5 km north of Coen. The campground is called The Bend as…

Elim Beach Coloured Sands – awesome camping near Cooktown

Elim Beach Coloured Sands – awesome camping near Cooktown

When you prepare for your trip to Cape York, make sure to add Elim Beach to your list. Even if you decide to go no further north than Cooktown, a daily trip to see the famous Elim Beach Coloured Sands is a good idea. The main activities in Elim beach are camping, fishing, 4WD driving,…