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…

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…

Driving to Weipa – relax on the way to the Cape York Tip

Driving to Weipa – relax on the way to the Cape York Tip

Driving to Weipa can be a pretty challenging task if you are not prepared. Many travellers plan Weipa as a halfway point on the way to the Cape Yorks tip. For some, however, it is the final destination for their fishing adventure. What is the best time to visit Weipa? As long as there are…