What to pack

Set amongst the tropics of Far North Queensland, what to bring for your visit here is a question we often hear. It’s not easy packing for a tropical getaway but a little preparation ensures an enjoyable experience.

Cooktown’s weather conditions vary from glorious bright sunny days to the perfect hot and steamy storm. Light-weight clothing, sunglasses, sunscreen and swimmers are a necessity; sturdy footwear and a day sack will be useful if you’re thinking of adventuring out bush; fishing rods for those wanting to catch dinner; and for wet season (November to February) visitors don’t forget to bring an umbrella…you may just need it.

Cooktown is a magical place that’s got something for everyone whether that be; sunbaking, fishing, hiking or exploring the hidden waterfalls. Come and see what you can find…