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The Tip of Cape York

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For the Adventurer!

What a blast! Started by doing the entire Telegraph Track - not for the faint hearted or those... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
hamo1jhs
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Toowoomba, Australia
The Tip of Australia

What an amazing adventure, add this to your bucket list! To be at the top of Australia is one of... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
Suzanne L
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Sunbury, Australia
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

What a blast! Started by doing the entire Telegraph Track - not for the faint hearted or those whose 4wd is too precious! Dropped in and saw the bat falls, went for a relaxing swim. continued to the cape. Spent a night at Punsand beach...More

1  Thank hamo1jhs
Reviewed July 30, 2018

What an amazing adventure, add this to your bucket list! To be at the top of Australia is one of the most special things we have ever done.

1  Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed July 28, 2018

What to say? It’s obviously on your list of things to do if you are reading this and it’s amazing! The walk is a bit of an exercise and not well marked, look for the wearing over the rocks and have good walking shoes. We...More

1  Thank 221jodi
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic adventure! Lots of places to travel up from different tracks! Best feeling saying we have done it. Done the trek with a 1 year old was very easy to do (we have a chilled baby) the walk up the rocks to the sign wow!...More

1  Thank Holly516
Reviewed May 29, 2018

After travelling to Seisia by freighter, it was great to be able to get off and do a walk to the tip. Easy walk with wonderful views and of course the sign to photograph and show we had been there. We walked back around the...More

3  Thank dianne004500
Reviewed March 2, 2018

First of all, it's important to note that this walk/hike is NOT for everyone. It is over very rocky and uneven terrain as well as up and down slippery rocks. You should be at least minimally fit to do it. Also, if it's hot out...More

1  Thank papillon2020
Reviewed November 24, 2017

This is on almost everybody's 'must do' list. We went with Stonestreets Tours from Toowoomba and the bus was excellent and purpose built for the type of driving required. Road rough in places but handled well by the bus. Accommodation along the way from Cairns...More

1  Thank Cliff C
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Been here and bought the t-shirt! Posed with the shirt on at the point! A lot of climbing, but well worth it! Very beautiful! Just make sure to carry some water, wear a hat and go on low tide!!!

1  Thank jazy9541
Reviewed September 22, 2017

This is on the bucket list and Now is the time to come see it for yourself. Its a bit of a hike over rocks and unlevel ground. It is not suitable for wheel chairs But a young 3 year old walked all the way...More

2  Thank scottmanRockhampton
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

What an experience nothing can beat this we went in the late afternoon and walked up the rocks and then down on the beach was just stunning.

3  Thank lindsaycrew
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Daniel B
April 29, 2018|
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Response from Kelli G |
The beach walk is easy at LOW TIDE only. Takes 15 minutes. Better to go up via the rock path and come back down via the beach.
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ValnMel
February 21, 2017|
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Response from bluebird3458 | Reviewed this property |
The plan is eventually seal the road to the Tip. At present there are many sections in the main road that are. My advice would be to contact the various councils, roadhouses, stations etc in the region regarding the road... More
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