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…

15 Tips to drive the Peninsula Developmental Road (PDR)

15 Tips to drive the Peninsula Developmental Road (PDR)

Visiting Cape York and putting your feet on the northernmost point of the Australian continent is on many 4WD enthusiasts’ bucket lists. Driving there is a different story though as you have to go through many unsealed Cape York roads. Read about everything you need to know before driving to Cape York. Peninsula Developmental Road…

Cobbold Gorge – bespoken beauty in the remote Queensland

Cobbold Gorge – bespoken beauty in the remote Queensland

Cobbold Gorge is located so far from civilization that we consider it the most remote gorge in Queensland. The gorge is not as big as some gorges in Australia (for example Karijini National Park or the huge Kings Canyon), but definitely one of the most charming and picturesque natural wonders you can ever see. This…

St Lawrence Wetlands – best camping between Sarina and Rocky

St Lawrence Wetlands – best camping between Sarina and Rocky

When driving between Rockhampton and MacKay there are not many camping spots where you can stay overnight. St Lawrence Wetlands campground is located 190 km north of Rocky and 6 km off Bruce Highway and it is a great option to stay one or many nights. St Lawrence is always our favourite stop before getting…