Old Coach Road – Part 2

Old Coach Road – Part 2

6/8/13 – There are lots of photos in this post, as they say a picture paints a thousand words, it’s the best way to show the road conditions. So many in fact that we have split this post up over ...
Old Coach Road – Part 1

Old Coach Road – Part 1

6/8/13 – Now the fun starts. There are lots of photos in this post, as they say a picture paints a thousand words, it’s the best way to show the road conditions. So many in fact that we have split ...
Cooktown to Jowalbinna

Cooktown to Jowalbinna

For those that follow our site, sorry for the delay in finishing posting our trip. When we got home we hit the ground running, with a grandson in hospital and a friend having a heart attack life got very busy. ...
Cooktown – Peninsula Caravan Park

Cooktown – Peninsula Caravan Park

After our experience at the Cooktown Caravan Park, one of our readers shared his positive experience at a different caravan park in Cooktown and was more than happy to recommend it. Here is what he had to say. “We’ve been ...
Cooktown

Cooktown

4/8/13 – It was a nice drive heading east towards Cooktown from our campsite. Isabella Creek was a lovely little creek. Water flowed over the road and down some small water falls. Nice to clean the dust of the feet ...
Old Laura Homestead

Old Laura Homestead

3/8/13 – We were on the road just after 10am. Filled the main fuel tank at Musgrave Station, cheaper than on the way up at $1.89 L. Opposite the station is the turnoff to Lakefield National Park. The road through ...
The Bend, Coen

The Bend, Coen

2/8/13 – It was a peaceful but warm night, we had all the windows on the trailer open so woke with the birds. Plan today is to drop into Moreton Telegraph Station that we missed coming up and then head ...
Vrilya Point

Vrilya Point

1/8/13 – We packed up and had morning tea before hitting the road and leaving our home for the last few days. We liked Loyalty Beach and would stay here again. It is quiet, not crowded, well it wasn’t when ...
Thursday Island

Thursday Island

31/7/13 – Up early to be in Seisa for 7.30am ready for the boat trip to the Island. We went on the Peddlers boat which apparently was only 6 mths old. Trip takes just over an hour and was a ...
The Tip of Cape York

The Tip of Cape York

30/7/13 – We woke to blue skies, no wind and an amazing view that is so hard to take, trip up to the tip today and a look around the area. The roads are here are still mostly dirt. We ...

Cape York – OTT Videos

Finally got these done, on a roll. 🙂 Lots to learn with all the editing, and you learn a lot about your videoing. 🙂 The Go Pro was either fixed on the outside of the Ute or on the side ...
Northern Section OTT

Northern Section OTT

29/7/13 – Today we complete the northern section of the Old Telegraph Track. We were packed up by 8am and then went down to The Saucepan for a quick dip to cool off. First creek crossing was Canal Creek, no problems, ...