Hema Cape York Atlas and Guide

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  • Featuring the top 15 4WD trips, including The Old Telegraph Track
  • Detailed inset maps for every track
  • Best campsites
  • Trip planning tips
  • Contains a detailed Road Atlas for Cape York, including detailed mapping for The Tip
  • Maps show fuel, camping areas and rest areas
  • New cartographic style with latest mapping, points of interest and facilities
  • Mapping field-checked by the Hema Map Patrol.
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    CHAPTER 1: About the Cape

    Highlights
    The Peninsula
    History
    Environment
    Geology and Landforms
    Plants
    Animals

    CHAPTER 2: Making Your Trip Happen

    Travel Info
    Visitor Centres
    Government Offices
    Indigenous Councils
    Info Sources
    Phones
    Money
    Planning Essentials
    When to Go
    Visiting Aboriginal Land
    National Park Permits
    Beware
    Vehicle Prep
    Before You Go
    Daily Maintenance

    CHAPTER 3: Things To Do

    Fishing
    Bushwalking
    Wildlife Watching
    Fossicking
    Hunting
    Diving & Snorkelling
    Motorbike Riding
    Adrenalin Junkies
    Family Friendly
    Foodies

    CHAPTER 4: Cairns to Cooktown

    Cairns
    Around Cairns
    Atherton Tableland
    Kuranda
    Northern Beaches
    Port Douglas
    Cairns to Cooktown (Coastal Route)
    The Daintree
    The Bloomfield Track
    Mulligan Highway to Cooktown
    Cooktown
    North of Cooktown

    CHAPTER 5: PDR - Lakeland to Musgrave Roadhouse

    Lakeland
    Split Rock
    Laura
    Laura to Musgrave Roadhouse

    CHAPTER 6: Rinyirru and Cape Melville

    Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park
    Cape Melville National Park

    CHAPTER 7: PDR - Musgrave Roadhouse to Weipa

    Musgrave Roadhouse to Archer River Roadhouse
    Pormpuraaw
    Silver Plains
    Port Stewart
    Coen
    Oyala Thumotang National Park
    Archer River Roadhouse to Weipa
    Portland Road
    Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park
    Lockhart River
    Telegraph Road Junction
    Merluna Station
    Aurukun
    Weipa
    North of Weipa

    CHAPTER 8: Telegraph Track & Bypass Roads

    To Moreton Telegraph Station
    North to Bramwell Junction
    The Old Telegraph Track - Southern Section
    The Old Telegraph Track - Northern Section
    The Bypass Roads
    Captain Billy Landing
    Jardine National Park

    CHAPTER 9: Northern Peninsula Area & Torres Strait

    Northern Peninsula Area
    Jardine River Ferry
    Jardine River Ferry to Bamaga
    Bamaga
    Seisia
    Umagico
    The Tip of the Top End
    Punsand Bay
    Somerset
    Torres Strait
    Thursday Island
    Horn Island
    Other Islands

    CHAPTER 10: The Gulf Savannah

    The Savannah Way
    Innot Hot Springs
    Forty Mile Scrub National Park
    Undara Volanic National Park
    Mount Surprise
    Georgetown
    Croydon
    Normanton
    Karumba
    Burke Developmental Road
    Chillagoe
    West of Chillagoe
    Kowanyama

    Top 15 4WD Trips

    Track 1: CREB Track
    Track 2: Palmer River Goldfields
    Track 3: Starcke Coast
    Track 4: Cape Melville National Park
    Track 5: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park
    Track 6: Oyala Thumotang National Park
    Track 7: Frenchmans Track
    Track 8: Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park
    Track 9: North of Weipa
    Track 10: Old Telegraph Track - South
    Track 11: Old Telegraph Track - North
    Track 12: WWII Relic Track
    Track 13: Ussher Point
    Track 14: The Tip - East Coast
    Track 15: The Tip - West Coast