Maps & Weather

Port Hinchinbrook & Surrounds – Maps

The Hinchinbrook Region Map
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The Hinchinbrook Street Map
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Getting to Port Hinchinbrook


  • Fly into Townsville or Cairns and then hire a car or catch a bus or train.
  • Townsville Airport is a key regional airport with Qantas, Virgin and Jetstar providing regular flights to Brisbane, Sydney and Cairns.
  • Cairns Airport has both an international and domestic terminal with flights to and from all Australian cities and many overseas locations.


  • Port Hinchinbrook is 184 kilometres south of Cairns and 163 kilometres north of Townsville.
  • Various car hire companies are based at Cairns and Townsville airports and at locations throughout each city.  Hire car companies are also based in Innisfail and Mission Beach.

Bus & Train

  • Greyhound Australia and Premier Motor Service provide daily bus services from Townsville and Cairns.
  • The Tilt Train travels north departing from Brisbane on Mondays and Fridays and travels south departing from Cairns on Sundays and Wednesdays. The journey takes approximately 25 hours.

Port Hinchinbrook & Surrounds Weather

Port Hinchinbrook experiences a seasonal tropical climate characterised by hot dry summers, cooler winters and a wet season which can bring cyclones and floods.  Within Australia’s wettest region, the average yearly rainfall recorded at nearby Tully is over 4000mm or 160 inches, with higher falls on the mountain ranges near the town.   Cardwell and Port Hinchinbrook experience a less but still substantial rainfall.

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Holiday Accommodation

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