The oldest settlement in the Gulf boasting a rugged frontier history of “Gulf Fever” devastating the pioneers, Burketown is today the “Barramundi Capital of Australia”.

Visit historic sites including the cemetery. Fishing tours available. During Sep-Nov you may see the bizarre “Morning Glory” cigar-shaped cloud formations at dawn.

Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park

Riversleigh World Heritage Site

Doomadgee Roadhouse

Hell's Gate Roadhouse


Lawn Hill Gorge


Hells Gate