originally was on the sales page but as it built up huge - I had to
make separate pages for it - so this is the page number one.
Wow what a fantastic piece of
work the Cape York destination guide is.
Brett, Geelong, Victoria
I purchased your guide
towards the end of October last year (2019).
I have found it full of really
helpful, practical information with lots of ‘nuts and bolts’ advice
which is exceptionally useful for planning the detail of our trip.
Thank you for all the
hard work you put into producing and maintaining this amazing resource.
-- Ray Smith, Australia
Just purchased your
destination guide in anticipation of a 2021 Cape trip.
that's already refined my plans and
extended my trip.
-- Thanks, Ian Poad,
I'm blown away with this so informative and beautifully written book –
it is a Golden Gem!!!
-- Herbert Fong
Just wanted to say how
nice and easy it has been to download and transact, really
Have been consuming the
information in both the pocket guide which convinced me to download the
full guide and I am glad I did.
Planning to drive up to
the cape from Sydney late Aug early Sept to try and avoid the crowds.
-- Cheers, James,
It's a cracker of a book from
what I have seen so far!
You have done a great job.
Can't wait to get up there. Kind Regards,
I purchased the Destination Guide in the last month, I have read it
from front to back and thoroughly appreciate the work you have done and
continue to do.
Having been to Cape York in 1982,
I can see what we missed out on and
therefore will be able to do this year.
-- Lyn Underdown, Australia
E book is filled with lots and lots
of great information.
A labour of love on your part it would seem.
Am grateful for the book in whatever
format it comes in.
-- Cor, Australia
Thank you once again for the Destination Guide.
As I reported once before, we did our
planning for the Tip trip almost entirely using the guide.
We did the trip early last month (June) and it was memorable.
We were turning to the relevant pages
for each days travel to ensure we didn't miss anything we wished to see
The guide is a must have, thank
-- Rod and Dianne Mackenzie, Australia
Many thanks for the amazing
I work in the information centre in
Karumba and all the tourists are either heading to Cape York or
Darwin so having the correct info is
Thanks again for all your effort you put into your publication.
-- Deb, Karumba
Compliments on the standard of your
-- Thank you, Bob, Australia
I just wanted to say
Thank You for providing such a
comprehensive and informative guide to the Cape.
This has become our bible.
So much detailed information and a
great way to plan our first trip.
Keep up the great work!!
We are looking forward to heading your way at the end of June.
-- Lisa Pritchard, Australia
My 80 year old in-laws are still talking
the places we went and the things we
seen after referencing the guide
thanks again and hope to catch up with you on my next trip.
-- Bob Gilbert, Australia
I purchased your fabulous Destination
Cape York guide in 2018 to plan a trip for this year,
I like to know which route I'm to travel on, even if it's just to a
town up to 2 or 3 hours away to shop or for a family commitment.
In this case it's a long awaited
holiday & your type of
detail suits me perfectly,
as I like to thoroughly research
-- Margaret Anderson, Australia
I purchased last years Destination
Cape York plus the Trailer supplement.
We constantly used them both during
our Cape York travels last August, fantastic publications.
Thanks very much.
-- Phil, Australia
Thank you for your amazing guide. We did a trip north a few years ago
and found it invaluable.
I'm about to download the trailer
supplement too! Fantastic!
-- Lydia Wilson, Australia
Thanks so much for the effort you go
to in putting the guide together, I love it !!
Thanks again and good luck in the wet season.
-- Steve Hogg, Australia
Good morning Katrin,
I have the main Destination Guide
which is awesome!
Thank you so much for all your hard
work putting these guides together.
-- Angela Meadowcroft, Australia
I just wanted to say what an awesome
We will be heading to the cape in June this year, can’t
-- Letetia Geary, Australia
This book was extremely useful for our
trip to the Cape in Aug 2017.
We really enjoyed ourselves, so much so we are heading there again
later this year.
-- Ian, Australia
We went to the Cape in June last
year and had a great time.
The guide was used a lot. Thank
you for putting it together.
-- Christine Pratt, Australia
You have so much information in your
book I didn't even know about the cape.
I have seen a fair bit of this country and the cape is somewhere I've
been meaning to get to for many years. I am heading up in September
Looking forward to putting your book
to great use.
Thank you again for all your help, Regards,
-- Norm Makdasy, Australia
This is a fabulous travel guide and
appreciate all the work you put into it.
-- Debbie, New Zealand
My wife and I will be doing the cape in August this year.
Thanks for all the hard work you are
doing on the guide.
Thanks again, kind regards,
-- Ian, Australia
I purchased your fabulous guide in
October last year and just love it.
Thanks so much for sharing your local
Best wishes & safe travels!
-- Alison Tovey 😊
Katrin, thank you so much for such a
Invaluable in planning
We are having a lot of fun
planning our cape york trip, using
your fantastic book!
I was lucky enough
to stumble across your excellent website and have downloaded your e-book.
you are the sort of
person that makes planning a trip so much easier, thank so
writing and more importantly keeping this wonderful publication alive
and up to date.
& Harold the dog.
Hi, Love your guide
it makes for a great read
and all info required
for a trip we are panning.
I have found your Destination Guide
and website a great source of information!
-- Ash N Dee, Australia
- your guide is great!!
Ive used it for all of my
planning - thanks heaps.
Thank you so much for all the
work you put into your Destination Guide and your updates
husband and I let a group of 7 vehicles from our 4WD club up to the Tip
last July, August and we
Information was excellent on
camping spots up the OTT. I had it downloaded on my tablet
and I also printed it off.
pages now looking very
had a great time, enjoyed
all the reading. Thanks again.
recently got back from the Cape and had a ball.
I used your book to plan the trip
and also used it as a reference while we were up there.
was extremely helpful
and a huge amount of
detail, so thanks keep it up.
I just wanted to say thank
you for all your hard work on creating this guide.
I'm someone who loves to know every single detail when organising time
Your guide has been
Your guide will make the
planning of my trip enjoyable and so much easier.
-- Isabella Fernandez, Australia
Just wanted to let you know that we have just come home from our 5 week
Cape York trip and thanks
to you planner and trip guide we had a ball!
The information in both books was extremely
useful during the planning and journey of our trip and we would not be as organized or
have had such a great time without them.
It was very helpful to be following the advice of someone who is there
on the ground and to go
to the places that not everyone knows about.
Keep up the good work and
we will be recommending your books to all others who we
know are planning this trip!!
We came to the Cape
in 2015 and found your
Malcolm Walls, Australia
comprehensive e book does
the job nicely without making it complicated.
takes a factual, down to
earth approach by a person living
in the area.
why I brought it and enjoy
referring back to it.
down loaded you book.
looks very detailed
and you must have put a
lot of work into writing it.
guide is very helpful
with planning my trip in 2017 and will get a good workout.
forward to your updates as my trip time gets closer.
ebook was very
informative and helpful along the way.
-- Braedon Harvey, Australia
What a great set of books,
Me and my boys look forward to coming up in our swags and 4x4s we do
alot of camping and Cape York has been a dream for years.
-- Michael Carter, Australia
for all the effort
you have put into the Cape York Guide, it's
a great resource
for many of us.
I bought your cape trip
planning guide a couple of months ago and useful information thank you
-- Andrew Stanley, Australia
name is Giandomenico
and I'm Partner of GoGo Travel an italian tour operator specialized on
was doing some research
on the cape york area and so I
your book that is very precious and useful.
Compliment for that.
-- Giandomenico, Rome, Italy
Thankyou for the destination guide that I purchased, it is excellent.
We are planning our trip with your help.
Love your eBook
(Destination Guide) thankyou.
-- Barry Redding, Australia
Keep up the great work,
We were put on to you byfriends that
did the trip 2 years ago and had purchased
and said it was the best
info for the Cape.
-- Paul Hidden & Nat Gawler, Australia
Can I again say how great
your guide is,
-- Nick Bourke, Australia
I purchased the guide last year and
the guide is fantastic.
We will be heading your way in August.
-- Deb Wheaton, Australia
Thankyou Katrin for getting back to
me and for compiling the cape York info.
Carolyn and I are very seasoned out back travellers and rely on
wikicamps to a fair extent.
We intend to travel up the cape after it opens, hopefully a little
later in May and are a little dubious about info,
so when your add came up on a camping page feed we instantly saw value in your local
knowledge and happy to purchase.
-- Graham, Australia
Love reading the guide and hope
to make it up in July/August.
-- John Cottee, Australia
I bought the guide in January for a trip this June and
the guide has been very
helpful with planning.
-- Bob Maron, Australia
I bought your guide
late last year.
You do fantastic work.
-- Dennis, Australia
Thank you for such a great book.
I have purchased Destination guide and I have the pocket guide, both are unreal.
-- Kerryn Brittain, Australia
Really enjoying your guide that
I purchased earlier this year.
Thanks again for the efforts you put into this.
-- Garry Ricardo, Australia
Thanks for all your great work on the guide and the newsletter updates.
Much appreciated. Regards,
-- Marita Thomson, Australia
Am planning to head to the Cape in June and
have really appreciated reading the
guide to help me plan the trip.
-- John Grimes, Australia
We bought the guide only a couple of months ago, thank you for the great info.
-- Suze McGregor, Australia
Please keep up the good work
-- Regards, Rick Marsh, Australia
We did download and print the book which we took on our trip.
We had a wonderful time and we are planning to go again.
-- Barbara, Australia
Hey Katrin, Wow that was
super fast. Thanks for putting this
-- James Patsiouras
Luv ya guide
-- Robert Hopkinson, Australia
I love your Ebook
and your regular updates very
Thanks for putting in the time
and effort in making this site and book it has been more than handy!
Bronwyn Turner, Australia
Really enjoying your books.
Thank you for all your
-- Mike, Australia
a wonderful book
Bron Appleby, Australia
enjoyed your guide very helpful and plan on visiting the
early June this year, yea can't wait!
I purchased a copy of the
destination guide in 2015, it
has been fantastic for our planning for our trip north to
Jillian Braybon, Australia
you for your two wonderful books I have been madly reading.
-- Noel Whitford, Australia
love the book. Thank
-- Greg Evans, Australia
Hello I purchased the Destination guide in 2017 and are going
back up this May/June.
Keep up the good work, you provide
-- Mike Burkhardt, Yeppoon Qld
Downloaded the guide and
it is great
-- Warwick Johnston, Australia
I was wanting to get the 2016 copy of your Visit Cape York Destination
I have already purchased a copy of an older one and it was very informative.
-- Kind regards Kim Rolvink, Australia
Have been a long time follower
and proud owner of a dog-eared copy of your guide from years back....
had no problems downloading
had a quick look and
the amount of information given
would like to thank you
for all the information on our trip to the cape last year, we
thoroughly enjoyed it all though we did get stuck in
Lakeland a little longer than expected.
Thank you once again.
Roy & Kathi Woeltjes
you for your awesome efforts!
-- Maciek Fibrich
have not bothered to update the increased costs in the Destination
download I made because life is always in a state of flux, and...
What a GEM your resources are.
Just downloaded your informative ebook.
We are a married couple aged 72, have a Pajero 4WD with 50mm lift
kit and 'Dingo' off Road Camper Trailer and plan to travel from
Sydney early June and then to spend 3 weeks or so on the Cape after
Your book will be invaluable!!
Thanks a lot.
-- Rod n Desley Hale, Sydney
the guide on our trip
up north last year, was
Jenni Patmore, Australia
I bought the 2018 version and loved it.
-- Gary Theron, Australia
We are planning
to travel to Cape York in July this year.
I have purchased your guide and
it is fantastic.
I purchased your
E-book earlier this year, Keep
up the great work!
i found your book invaluable source of information to plan my trip
to the tip, we made it there and back ok.
-- Michael Rees, Australia
looking at all
the camp sites and locations along the way, we purchased your Destination
Guide which im finding very informative , thank you!
Your book has
been invaluable. Well
Thanks for all you superb work and
the info your put together
-- Chris Dwyer, Australia
some positive feedback, we went to the cape last year and will be
visiting again this year in august.
love love love your newsletters, and the destination guide was excellant
in planning our first trip last year.
it up :)
Jessica Moffatt, Australia
I've downloaded your guide
book - very good!
Thanks again for the awesome Destination Guide
- absolutely brilliant
Steve & Sue, Australia
We purchased the guide in July 2018, it has been fantastic.
-- Shane Wheeler, Australia
Hi. I downloaded your paid
guide and I love it,
also cool that it's by another woman :)
you for your ongoing good work.
-- Stuart Wallace, Australia
We have renamed your book by
the way... it's the Cape
We travelled up from
Brisbane I 2017, five vehicles, family, grand Children and friends.
You infomation book was fantastic.
Keep up the great work.
-- Raymond McDowell,
Looks like you have (and continue) to
put a great deal of effort into it.
All the best. Regards,
-- Janet Pond, Australia
Thanks Katrin, I bought your 300 page
book a week or so ago.
-- John Duncan, Australia
We bought your e-book last year
and are coming up to Cape York in May/June this year.
It has been so helpful in our planning.
-- Jackie Stanger, Lara, Victoria
Had a brief flick through the
guide last night and it
looks amazing - can't
wait to get into it.
for your help.
We loved your guide, it made planning the trip a breeze,
whilst up there we used
wanted to say thanks.
i have now fully read
your book and most interesting.
-- Phillip John Ryan, Australia
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