The landscape on the journey through Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula changes constantly – but we always return to the Red Highway.
Information and tips to help you plan your road trip from Cairns to Cape York on the Cape York Peninsula.
The open plains, wetlands and wildlife of Rinyirru National Park is scenic respite in Far North Queensland.
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.
The Great Barrier Reef is a dream destination for travellers the world over, but sometimes the experience isn’t exactly what people expect.
I spent six weeks driving through some of the most remote parts of Queensland and loved every second of it – almost.
Australians take it for granted that spectacular sights such as the Great Barrier Reef will always be there for us to enjoy.
Australia is one huge country – which makes standing at The Tip, the northernmost point of the continent, an awe-inspiring experience.
The Bloomfield Track is a 30km 4WD-only road between Cape Tribulation and Cooktown. It’s impassable in the wet season and challenging in the dry – even more so when you tow an six-metre caravan behind you.
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.