Tag: Far North Queensland

The Red Highway

The Red Highway

The landscape on the journey through Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula changes constantly – but we always return to the Red Highway.

Lotus - Rinyirru National Park

A stunning detour

The open plains, wetlands and wildlife of Rinyirru National Park is scenic respite in Far North Queensland.

Normanton Road

Queensland in my father’s footsteps

When I gatecrashed my parent’s holiday and they told me we’d be heading north to Cape York, I didn’t realise I’d be retracing my dad’s road trip 32 years earlier.

York Island

Standing at The Tip

Australia is one huge country – which makes standing at The Tip, the northernmost point of the continent, an awe-inspiring experience.

Daintree

Life along the Daintree River

The Daintree River is an interesting place – one minute you’re walking on a gravel road passing cattle and horses, the next you’re collecting coconuts and watching for crocodiles.