Endeavour River Escape

Endeavour River Escape offers a unique camping experience. Set amongst 250 acres of bushland and rainforest the carefully selected easy access drive in – drive out sites offer you privacy and include your own personal campfire and barbecue. Their spotless amenities are constructed from raw materials and retain the rustic feel of the outback while [...]

Mungumby Lodge

Mungumby Lodge a boutique style resort lodge just south of Cooktown and north of Port Douglas or Cairns offers quality accommodation for travellers seeking a personal experience. Their property is located at the apex of three very distinct landscapes as well as cultures; they are accessible year round. Their bungalows offer private ensuite bathrooms, are [...]

Cooktown Holiday Park

Cooktown Holiday Park is just a short stroll into town and is set amongst eight acres of tropical award winning gardens and beautiful surroundings, comfortable fully self contained one and two bedroom cabins, motel style units, budget cabins, and roomy caravan and camping sites that can accommodate large motorhomes and recreational vehicles. It is a [...]

Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic

The Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic is hosted by the Lizard Island Game Fish Club on the pristine northern waters of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. This area is renowned for its spectacular Ribbon Reefs along the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef and Lizard Island. These waters are known as the black marlin capital [...]

Cooktown Discovery Festival

The Cooktown Discovery Festival is an annual event held in Cooktown, Far North Queensland, to celebrate the landing of Lieutenant James Cook at the Endeavour River in 1770 and his meeting with the local Guugu Yimithirr and Kuku Yalanji people. For 50 years, the people of Cooktown have come together every June to celebrate this [...]

Gone Fishing – Cooktown

Gone Fishing – Cooktown has been offering fishing and wildlife tours in Cooktown for 12 years and is Cooktown’s premier guiding service. Fishing – A host of different habitats are in easy reach from the headwaters of the local rivers chasing sooty grunter and jungle perch, down to the estuaries fishing for the iconic barramundi [...]

Cooktown Symposium of Cook’s 48 Days in Cooktown

The Cooktown Re-enactment Association is holding a Major expose” into the 48 days that Captain Cook and his 85 crew spent at the Endeavour River in Far North Queensland in 1770. The Cooktown Symposium will be discussing a compilation of Historical facts found in Capt James Cook”s journal relating to his East Coast journey in [...]

Cooktown Races

The Cooktown Races are one of the most popular events on the region”s social calendar. It is one of only two fully self-funding race meets in regional Queensland and smoothly run by very dedicated local volunteers. With a prize pool of over AUD20,000, trophies, sashes and incentives, the day attracts competitors and spectators from near [...]

Hill Top Farm Cabin and Camping Accommodation Cooktown

Hill Top Farm provides environmentally-friendly accommodation for guests wanting to combine the comforts of home with adventure and discovery. They are an organic and permaculture farm 15 minutes from Cooktown on the bitumen. Ideally situated for you to explore historic Cooktown and their surrounding spectacular landscapes. They have a self-contained twin-share cabin and twin-share Safari [...]

Cooktown Motel Pam’s Place

Cooktown Motel and Pam’s Place Hostel offers guests a friends and homely atmosphere. Situated on the right hand side of the roundabout (their only roundabout) as you drive into town. Cooktown Motel is close to the supermarket and 10 minutes stroll to the centre of town. Relax in the great tropical gardens, salt water pool [...]

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