Kondiparinga Mt Mulligan Road


Kondiparinga Mt Mulligan Road is just south of Cape York.

It's a shortcut between BDR in the south,



...
and Mulligan Highway in the north, 


... across the Hodgkinson Goldfields

BDR to Mt Mulligan

From the Burke Developmental Road,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road bdr

... you first come to the Hodgkinson Goldfields ...


kondiparinga mt mulligan road thornborough cemetery

... Kingsborough, Thornborough and Tyrconnell. 

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The road then continues,


kondiparinga mt mulligan road

... north to Mount Mulligan.


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It used to be camping on the station,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road camping

 ... but in the recent years,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road lodge

... a super expensive resort was made,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road resort

... so there is no more camping.

kondiparinga mt mulligan road

You are allowed to drive the road through,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road sign

... which north from here, goes even closer to the cliff face.

kondiparinga mt mulligan road cliff face

There is the cemetery,


kondiparinga mt mulligan road cemetery

... just before you leave Mt Mulligan for Kondiparinga.

Through Kondiparinga Station

The track gets gradually a little narrower,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road kondiparinga station

... and hillier,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road hilly

... and there are still good views of the cliff face.


kondiparinga mt mulligan road cliff face
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A few wild horses,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road wild horse

... and the road then,

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... crosses
Hodgkinson River,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road hodgkinson river

... goes through a few gates,

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... before you come to Kondiparinga homestead.

kondiparinga mt mulligan road homestead

More gates,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road gates

... some open, some closed,


kondiparinga mt mulligan road gate closed

... you need to leave them all the way you found them.

kondiparinga mt mulligan road gate shut

Some hilltop views,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road view

... other beautiful scenes,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road scene

... before you leave the Kondiparinga Station.


kondiparinga mt mulligan road gate

After Kondiparinga


After Kondiparinga,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road north

... the road gets better,

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... a little wider,

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... and then gets to ....

kondiparinga mount mulligan road

... Cooktown Crossing,

kondiparinga mt mulligan road cooktown crossing

... before getting out to Mulligan Highway.


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Full detail about this road and the others is in the Destination Guide.

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