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Horn Island

Horn Island is part of the Torres Strait Islands group at the tip of Cape York Peninsula, Australia's northernmost point. Located approximately 17 kilometres off Queensland's coast and just south of Papua New Guinea, Horn Island offers a truly remarkable island experience.

Horn Island came to prominence during World War II when it suffered eight Japanese air raids. Today the island has a small population of approximately 650 people, with a focus on pearling and fishing. Horn Island is home to the only airport in the Torres Strait Island group, as most of the other inhabited islands only have an airstrip. Make sure to visit the museum and art gallery in the small town of Wasaga. And be sure not to miss some of the historic World War II sites on one of the tours that operate on the island.

Horn Island is a lovely island to experience the exciting fusion of Melanesian and Australian Aboriginal cultures. But make sure to get permission from the Torres Strait Regional Authority if you plan to visit any of the other islands (except for Thursday Island).

Horn Island, Torres Area
Queensland
Australia

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Seisia Holiday Park

Seisia, Northern Peninsula Area
From AU$10.00 - 365.00
Seisia Holiday Park is situated on the western side of Cape York Peninsular. The Campground features Powered Sites, Unpowered Sites, Caravan Sites, and Hut Sites along Beachfront. They also have a range of accommodation from Villas Sleeping 6, Cottages sleeping 4 and Budget Lodge sleeping 2. They are close to all amenities from the famous Seisia Wharf with Ferry service daily to Thursday Island, Boat Ramp, fully stocked supermarket open 7 days 8am to 7pm, Service Station, Mechanics, Butcher Shop, Ice and Tackle store all at your doorstep. Come and relax at the campground with views of the setting sun over the Torres Strait Islands, even a spot of fishing of the Seisia Wharf. Relax ,Enjoy, Smile

Cape York Camping Punsand Bay

Bamaga, Northern Peninsula Area
From AU$17.00 - 220.00
Cape York Camping Punsand Bay is the ultimate base for any Cape York adventurer looking to explore and discover the Cape York Peninsula and Torres Strait Islands. Situated 5 kilometres south-west from "The Tip" on the Cape York Peninsula, it is the most northern address in Australia. The beachfront camping ground, accommodation, restaurant and bar overlook the picturesque waters of the Arafura Sea, Torres Strait Islands and northwards to "The Tip" of Australia. Cape York Camping has a range of accommodation and camping ideal for couples, families and groups to relax, unwind and recharge. Kick back and relax in the The Corrugation Bar after a long day of corrugations. The Corrugation Bar has a selection of beers, wines, spirits and non alcoholic beverages available. A great place to meet other travellers and swap stories. A wood-fired pizza menu is available. Pizzas, bases and sauces are prepared in house daily using fresh locally sourced ingredients. Takeaway pizzas are available to enjoy back at your camp site. Grab your book, towel and cool off with a swim in the swimming pool. Over looking the ocean and situated close to the bar, restaurant, beach, accommodation and camping.

Cape York Peninsula Lodge

Bamaga, Northern Peninsula Area
From AU$309.00 - 309.00
Welcome to Cape York Peninsula Lodge, forming part of Australia's "Melanesian South Pacific" paradise. Cape York Peninsula Lodge offers comfortable lodge accommodation being the premier accommodation and hospitality property at the top of Cape York. If you like adventure, fishing, boating, island hopping, 4WD adventure and the outdoor life, then this is the place for you

Wongai Beach Hotel Horn Island

Horn Island, Torres Area
From AU$200.00 - 220.00
The Wongai Beach Hotel located on Horn Island in the Torres Strait provides a relaxing and enjoyable setting for all tastes, with 21 accommodation units in a garden setting, all in a close proximity to the pool, spa and restaurant that overlooks the water to Thursday Island. The hotel offers Gaming, TAB, KENO and automatic teller facilities and an open beer garden. Experience the real Torres Strait, some of Australia's best fishing, boating and exploration opportunities.
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