The Region

Port Hinchinbrook and the Hinchinbrook area are steeped in history and abound in natural beauty.  Its where the rainforest meets the sea.

Cardwell is a unique township – the oldest port in the north.  Visit the old Post Office Museum or the Reef and Rainforest Centre to gain all the local knowledge and information you need about Hinchinbrook.

The hinterland surrounding Cardwell has waterfalls and mountain streams – a short walk in the bush can bring you to amazing destinations like Attie Falls and Murray Falls where you can swim in mountain streams and discover wildlife in the wild .

Port Hinchinbrook Facts

Mid way between Cairns and Townsville

The only section of Highway 1 that is on the ocean foreshore

Port Hinchinbrook is on the same latitude as Tahiti

Hinchinbrook island has been separated from the mainland for approximately 100,000 years

Hinchinbrook Island is the largest island National Park in the world

The Thorsborne Trail on Hinchinbrook Island is described as one of the 6 best wilderness walks in the world

There is every chance of seeing turtles, dolphins, dugongs and crocodiles.


Take to the water and you will find yet another amazing wonderland of coral reefs and deserted islands and beaches….magnificent scenic drives through national parks ….you really will experience …a place like no other …..Port Hinchinbrook

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