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Hinchinbrook Island

Cardwell, Queensland, Australia
+61 419 712 577
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Cardwell, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic hike. Beautiful scenery and places to swim along the way. Terrain was undulating with few steep climbs and varied from beach, rock hopping, roots, mangroves and creek crossings. John from Absolute North Charters was very accommodating and has essential knowledge and experience that he...More

Thank Annie C
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We headed across for a 4 night / 5 day hike at the start of September. What a place – the hiking is relatively easy but as speccy as you’ll find. Taking the longer boat trip from Lucinda at the start was awesome – it...More

2  Thank MrFlames
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had to tick this hike off our bucket list and had heard great reviews from friends who had done the Thorsborne Trail... and it didn't disappoint. We (2 adults and a 12 year old) decided to take 6 days/ 5 nights for the hike...More

1  Thank Blondieblue77
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Recently completed the trail with 8 friends, all middle aged with differing levels of fitness. The most challenging thing I have ever attempted in my life but the wonderful memories I have brought back with me has been worth it. Highly recommend however my advice...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Hitchenbrook island is beautiful and the hike is well worth it. Excellent walk full of fresh water holes, waterfalls, stunning beaches and lots of varied native trees and shrubs. Recommend Hitchenbrook island cruises for boat transfers.

Thank Stacy_create
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful island and place to explore, we had our own boat and fished around Hinchinbrook with the mountains as the back drop amazing views. Kind regards

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is the "papa-bear" of the Great Barrier Reef islands. Its completely uninhabited with a limit of 40 people permitted to stay at any one time to protect the island's Biodiversity. Camping gear packed, boots strapped-on we tackled the 32 km Thorsborne Trail. The scenery...More

Thank Eli B
Reviewed 22 June 2016

My wife and I did the Thorsborn trail to celebrate our 50ths. A slice of nature beauty at its best, fantastic hike and opportunity to get of the grid! Due to heavy rain the week before it was more challenging than expected but the track...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 3 May 2016

when we arrived in cardwell it was 10 pm so we did not see beautiful rockingham bay or the beautiful magnificent hinchinbrook island ... in the morning we thought we had arrived in scotland ... but the heat soon made us realize no we were...More

Thank kerry d
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Although the weather wasn't the best we thoroughly enjoyed visiting the island. It really is a must see and the Thornsbourne Trail absolutely fabulous. The Haven is also a nice spot on the west side of the island.

Thank John H
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LeishaLovehearts
15 August 2016|
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Response from kerry d | Reviewed this property |
Cardwell info centre Address: 142 Victoria St, Cardwell QLD 4849 Phone: (07) 4066 8601 Hours: Open today · 8:30am–5pm
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JACQ2014
9 July 2016|
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Hey the island is just there you can see it from the mainland is is soo magical we thought we had landed in Scotland ... but for the heat ..... as far as i know you have to stay overnight and most likely camp the island has... More
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Lesley B
30 June 2016|
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Response from Darren W | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure Hinchinbrook Island Cruises or Absolute North Charters could work something out for you but be warned it isn't cheap. Our return (drop of and pick up) was $190 each. They may want more to do it in the same day as... More
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