9 Day Cape York Fly / Drive Camping Safari - Cairns
DAY 1 CAIRNS - THURSDAY ISLAND - CAPE YORK (D)
Flight Cairns to Thursday Island. On arrival at Thursday Island, you will be taken on a guided bus tour Late afternoon ferry transfer to Seisia and our permanent camp site.
DAY 2 SEISIA - CAPE YORK - TWIN FALLS (BLD)
Stand on the very Top of mainland Australia. Then southward bound, we cross the Jardine River to Twin Falls.
DAY 3 TWIN FALLS - BRAMWELL (BLD)
We travel on to Fruit Bat Falls, for a swim. We camp tonight at a “true blue, aussie” cattle station, Bramwell.
DAY 4 BRAMWELL - WEIPA (BD)
We head for the shores of the Gulf of Carpentaria and our overnight stop at Weipa beachfront campground, This afternoon there will be the opportunity of a tour of the largest bauxite mine in the world (own expense).
DAY 5 WEIPA - IRON RANGE NATIONAL PARK (BLD)
Heading east for Iron Range National Park to find the Eclectus Parrot, the rare Palm Cockatoo, cuscus, and green python. Overnight camp in Iron Range National Park. (weather and road conditions permitting)
DAY 6 IRON RANGE NATIONAL PARK - ARCHER RIVER (BLD)
Today we will explore Iron Range National Park, Chili Beach, and Portland Roads community. Visit the Old Wenlock Gold Fields, an abandoned mining town, showing relics of Cape York's history. Camp at Archer River.
DAY 7 ARCHER RIVER - LAKEFIELD NATIONAL PARK (BLD)
We head east towards Princess Charlotte Bay and Lakefield National Park. We camp the night at Kalpower Crossing (road conditions permitted). (ST)
DAY 8 LAKEFIELD NATIONAL PARK - COOKTOWN (BLD)
This morning we stop at Old Laura Homestead, before travelling on to Cooktown
DAY 9 COOKTOWN - CAPE TRIBULATION - CAIRNS (BL)
We travel the Bloomfield Track to Cape Tribulation, cross the Daintree River. We arrive back in Cairns in the late afternoon and return you to your accommodation.