Cape York & Northern Islands (16 days)

AUD $24,900.00
  • Duration: 16 Days
  • Location: Moorabbin, Victoria

The thought of visiting the ‘Tip of Australia’ appeals to a lot of people, but the logistics of getting there has always proven to be a barrier. Kirkhope Aviation Outback Air Tours solve the
problem with a stunning 13-day Cape York safari that includes outback Queensland, the Gulf of Carpentaria, and Torres Strait islands. Fly from Horn Island and land at the Tip of Australia for that fabulous photo at the most northern point of our Country.

Your journey begins from Melbourne. Destinations include Broken Hill, Innamincka, Mt Isa, Lawn Hill, Sweers Island, Horn Island, Thursday Island, Lizard Island, Laura, Cooktown, Longreach, Ingelara (Carnarvon Gorge) and Charlotte Station  before heading back home.

It’s an incredible way to see so many iconic locations: exotic scenery, interesting characters, and unique birds and wildlife while making your way to the Tip of Australia and back. Cape York 4WD tours are included, and if you’re keen to wet the line, we can also arrange fishing tours at Cape

Like all Kirkhope Aviation Outback Air Tours, it’s fully inclusive —all you need to bring is just your hat, sunscreen, sunnies and some money for

Cape York Air Safari is available on demand if your preferred travel date is not listed in our advertised tour schedule. 

Tour Highlights

  • See three states in 16 days.
  • Helicopter trip from Horn Island and landing at the Tip of Australia
  • Small group with personal attention
  • Remote locations
  • Aussie bucket list items like Birdsville, Longreach and the 'Tip of Australia’
  • Stockman’s Hall of Fame
  • Best available accommodation
  • Great food thought the whole tour
  • Fishing, swimming, snorkelling
  • Visit three Torres Strait islands
  • Amazing rock art
  • Get to the top of Australia without the rough corrugated road trip

Tour Inclusions

  • Luxury private charter aircraft by Kirkhope Aviation
  • Airfares ex Melbourne, and covering all destination legs including return to Melbourne
  • Departure and arrival – Kirkhope Aviation, Moorabbin Airport, Melbourne
  • All accommodation
  • All meals and beverages with evening meals
  • In-flight snacks and refreshments
  • All stopover ground transfers, tours, activities and entry feesCape York. One of
    Australia’s last frontiers. A place every Australian should visit at least once
    in their lives. The stunning 16-day Cape York Air Safari & Fishing
    Adventure takes you to the very tip of Australia, outback Queensland, Torres
    Strait Islands, the Great Barrier Reef and fishing in remote Northern Territory

    Travelling in our
    luxurious Beechcraft King Air, this tour is an incredible way to see so many
    iconic locations: magnificent vistas from the air and ground, interesting
    characters, unique birds and wildlife and fantastic fishing. Join us for the adventure of a lifetime!