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 two.
Your guide is absolutely brilliant,
very accurate in detail
and a pleasure to read.
I used it exclusively to plan and
reference my trip to the Tip last August.
wife and I did all the destinations we planned and it was sensational.
Well done and keep up the great
work in promoting this wonderful area.
I have used your Destination Cape York guide extensively to plan my
trip to Cape York this coming July.
I found the information in your book to be very detailed, well organised and extremely
helpful in making my plans.
-- Mark Kosach
Your Destination Guide is an awesome tool to have with so much valuable information to
prepare for a Cape trip!
You do a wonderful job on it, as it
is full of so much information to ensure people are prepared for the
I wish you all the best for the future.
Kindest of regards,
-- Tania Barrett, Australia
This guide is absolutely
We had started to
organise our trip via the different websites etc and came across your guide and the planning
became so much easier, informative and so many other ideas and
Just love it, thank you
for this amazing guide,
-- Bernie Harrison,
Found your guide very
helpful and informative. Thanks!
-- Matt ward, United Sates
have recently bought your book, guide to the Cape, and absolutely love the contents.
It's the only guide I've seen
with the real important stuff and a locals inside knowledge.
Many thanks Katrin,
Everything worked perfectly with my order, and I have had a very quick scan through the
what a wealth of information!!
This will be invaluable to us for
planning our trip to Cape York in July/August this year.
We are super-excited!!
-- Ceri, Netherlands
I have really enjoyed your guide as it
has helped to inspire me to get out and travel up through the
Thanks for your efforts to bring us the guide,
it's a must have for adventurers
traveling around the Cape York area.
-- David Siggs, Australia
I purchased the Full Guide via Paypal.
Wow fastest delivery of any purchase I
have made - Well done.
Have been reading and am up to about Page 90 - great info.
Keep up the good work I commend you for your efforts & dedication.
-- Ernie, Australia
Cheers - and thank you -
both the Cape Guide and Caravan Guide
have been enormously helpful in planning a trip
to the Cape following the Big Red Bash.
-- Tony, Australia
We use the guide all the time on our trips
and always recommend to anyone else
travelling up the Cape!
-- Kim White, Australia
We are heading up to the cape in early May with camper trailers and I
would love a copy of your new Trailer
We are planning our whole trip on your
books and are very excited to get up to the Cape and start
Hopefully the roads will be open early in the season.
-- Mick Hayes.Jennifer
I purchased the Destination Guide before our trip to the Cape last
It was invaluable in pre trip planning
I had a copy printed to use while we
were on the Cape.
-- Arthur Kelly, Australia
Great effort Katrin
You amaze me with what you get done.
Have a great Christmas and I hope to get up north again next year.
-- Terry Wade, Australia
The guide was invaluable on our trip last
Thanks for all the work you you do
with guide & info – it is appreciated.
-- Michael Read, Australia
I've been reading and re-reading my
copy of the Destination Guide - so excited that our trip is
It's been SO helpful in planning.
-- Karen Brierley, Australia
Thank you Katrin,
You have made my trip planning almost
-- Jay Gilvear, Australia
We are planning to visit the Cape this year with two other couples.
We have found the guide essential for planning our trip.
-- Bob & Di Elvy, Australia
Thank you so much for the hard work and
research you put into these documents!
-- Nicky Engert, Australia
Just wanted to let you know that we
have found Destination Cape York,
invaluable for planning
We hope you had a good Christmas and
Thanks so much for this wonderful
information book you are doing....
-- Deborah Batt, Australia
Thanks so much for the Destination
been awesome as we've been planning our trip to the Cape
The guide has been invaluable in
planning our trip to the top in August this year :)
Have a great day
The guide has been
fantastic to help us plan for this year's trip - thanks
for the effort of updating it each year.
-- Catherine, Australia
Just purchased Destination Cape York,
thanks for a great publication.
-- Wayne Mackenzie, Australia
By the way it is a fantastic book you have
made, we are heading up this year and can't wait.
purchased my copy
earlier in the year and have
found it really helpful in our planning.
book we bought!
the Hema map and your ebook, we had the best time on the Cape.
Love the book.
Its so much information
its overwhelming, in a great way.
I was going to print it on paper
but the E book works a treat on the iPad.
Marty Muscat, Australia
Your book is a cracker and I
can see why you keep it as an e-reader or book.
When I go back in a couple of years to the Cape I can download your
next and up-to-date installment.
-- Bernie Pearson, Australia
again for the
work that you obviously do to produce this fantastic resource.
Keep up the great work
with the book.
-- Eddy, Australia
I love receiving your emails & the
book was a fantastic help
when we made a trip to the cape.
I am looking forward to our next trip in a couple of years, &
every time I read your newsletters it make me want to go up there.
Your generosity as an
author is amazing.
I wouldn't know how many people use it, but
I tell everyone I hear is
going up The Cape about it.
Keep up the fantastic
work, it is really appreciated.
-- Mike P, Australia
Thank you for the excellent book.
All the best.
-- Kees Lodder, Australia
We are really enjoying
your "Cape York Destination Guide" it
is so informative.
so much for your effort.
Rowsell 😀, Australia
I just wanted to say a
huge thank you
for taking the time to put this e-book together.
I am so
impressed with the amazing amount
of detail you have included, with everything from history to free
We leave Brisbane for
Cape York in just two weeks for what will be our second trip to the
tip, but this will be the first time driving our own vehicle and
planning the trip from start to finish ourselves, so we were keen to get as much info
possible before leaving.
destination guide has been incredibly
helpful to us and we can't wait to start the journey!
Keep up the good work!
-- Jessica, Brisbane
really enjoy the destination guide, it's very useful and it
has been the
focus of my planning and research.
-- Sherif, Australia
book online has been very informative for planning.
-- Michelle Frohloff, Australia
We purchased our guide a few years ago now and I am more than happy to
pay for a new edition as
we found the
last one invaluable on
our trip to Cape York...
Another trip planned for May/April this year...
Sheena Sorrell, Australia.
email reminded me
that I had to contact you and thank
you so so much for your travel guide.
(4 couples) headed off
on our Cape York adventure in July 2013
read a lot of
information before we left but your
book was known as ‘the bible’ and apart from the maps was the only book
we took on our trip.
It was so comprehensive and
had the best time and
completed our trip via the old telegraph track.
again, thanks so much
for making this info
available to Cape York Travellers J
-- Jen & Joe DePellegrini, Victoria, Australia
Hello, well done on you
It's as good a read or
better than the Moon publication I have read.
A lot of work there,
month I downloaded your full guide to Cape York.
have fully read and thoroughly
A wealth of information.
Guide in Nov 15 to plan 2016 Trip. Very
informative and useful.
Thanks for sharing
your great knowledge.
I've only got a
little way into the Destination Guide,
and its great - top
-- Darryl, Australia
I purchased the
Destination Guide about 3 weeks ago.
I’ll be making my way up eary June from Newcastle,
the information you have
put together is fantastic, thank you.
-- Peter Tolar, Australia
Thank you Katrina
we have just downloaded the book and
very excited by what we have seen
-- Jim and Chris
Myself and 2 mates will be using it to visit Cape York in July on
-- Andrew Aeschlimann, Australia
Thank you so much.
Your guide is fantastic.
-- Kathryn Riddle, Australia
I have read the
pocket guide, on the
recommendation of a friend who used it.
There are 2 others I’ve spoken to in addition
that recommended your
full guide book as well!
SO…. I’ve just bought it!
-- Nick, Australia
I re-subscribed to your wonderful guides as our last one was used in
Thanks for the great job
we found it invaluable.
-- Sheena, Australia
We went to up the
Cape last May and
found your guide to be
very informative and helpful
-- Tony Claus, Australia
I received the 2019 Destination Guide on Jan 20th and
have found it very helpful in
preparation for out trip north in July this year.
-- John Harm, Australia
book is fantastic, I
just loaded the latest version onto my Ipad for the trip.
just started reading you guide. Fantastic,
& the photos are
Congratulations on a well
-- Mollie Charalambous, Cairns, Australia
are some Swiss people (6
all together) visiting Cape York last year in June and we had a very
We had your destination guide
with us and were very satisfied with it.
many thanks for the newsletter, which brings us back the great feeling
-- Beat + Eliane, Switzerland
guide is excellent
and I wish I had it when
I taught at the high school in Bamaga in 1995/6.
-- Kym Whitfield, Australia
I bought the Destination Cape
York in mid October 2015.
Great read and very helpful for
Heaney, New Zealand
copy of Destination Cape
York is very informative which is great for first time travellers to
-- Chris Collins, Australia
I've perused so far looks very
-- Many thanks, Ron Cox, Australia
Have found your book very
interesting heading to the cape in middle of August.
I did purchase your
Cape York, around September? last year as we will be
coming up the Cape for a couple of months this year for the first time.
Carolyn Gee, Classic Family Portraits, Australia
book was terrefic to
have and use on our trip!!
love your guides.
Thanks again for a great read.
-- Eric, Australia
Went to the Tip of Cape York in June 2018 - loved my time on the road
found your guide very useful in
planning the trip.
A great publication.
-- Trevor Wenzel, Australia
bet your living the dream up there and doing a great job with the book.
Your e-book is proving a great help for our trip planning.
work you have put into it is amazing.
I purchased the main Destination Guide back in January and
been thoroughly studying your guide for our upcoming Cape York trip.
-- Phil, Australia
scientist who studied literature I am very jealous of what you've
achieved with the guide. Congratulations.
We purchased the 2018 book and look forward to travelling to the Cape
in our 4x4 in June this year
All the information in your book has
made our planning so much easier
-- Debbie Harvey, New Zealand
We have really enjoyed the Cape York
assisting us in planning our trip later
-- Pete Koschel,
Just so fabulous and very professional
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you 😃 x
Andy Barton, Australia
Hey G'day Katrin
-- Rob Lenard, Australia
I've downloaded it and love it.
-- Thanks again, Alison,
the Destination Guide.
-- Brad Anderson, Australia
Thanks Katrin your book looks fantastic, just
what I was
book was fantastic on our trip to the cape.
We're hoping to go again soon,
-- David & Tina 😎
Just got the Guide August of 2018.
Only in the first stages of planning at the moment but so far
loving the guide and any
additional/updated info is always welcome.
-- Kevin Semrau, Australia
Thank you, Katrin.
I have started to read
the free guide and the two I purchased.
There seems to be so much important and interesting
information, well done on providing this for travellers!
-- Jenny Baker, Australia
Loved the book.
-- David Muir, Australia
Thanks for your terrific
were first time travelers to the cape with 3 little kids and found your book really helpful
during our time on the cape.
Manifold, South Australia
I just bought your guide book - thanks it really is great.
Steve Mills, Australia
We purchased a copy of the guide in late 2020 and we are off to the cape at the end of May.
Thanks for a great guide.
-- Kim Malafant, Australia.
Can you please send me the updates to the Trailer Guide.
Keep up the good work,
-- Allan Munro, Australia
We are planning trip to cape in july/aug and the guide has been a great help
-- Jan Curle, Australia
We are planning a trip up to the Cape in June/July and have found your books very informative.
-- Regards Barry Casperson, Australia
Many thanks so far great reading, aiming for cape June/July
-- Terry Talty, Australia
Thanks for your book on the cape very useful.
-- Wayne Jamieson, Australia
had our Cape York trip late 2016 and used your information
information was invaluable
in helping to find the more remote spots and areas off limits.
We met other travellers along the
way also using your information.
There's nothing else that comes
close to it.
you for making our trip so enjoyable.
We really like your informative Destination Cape York - hopefully coming up this year.
-- Thanks and regards, Andrew Caird, Australia
Thank you very much for this great guide book, keep up the excellent work
-- Lenette MUllen
Hi, bought your guide, great book Thank you.
have got your Destination
Cape York which is a great read.
Just got back from the Cape, spent three weeks up there, wanted to say your book was excellent.
So much info about everything - we
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-- Matt Brown, Brisbane, Australia
purchased your guide earlier in the year in preparation for our trip to
We found the guide a fantastic
tool to have – it
made a huge contribution to planning and enjoying our time up there.
I purchased the
guide earlier this week and am slowly working through it.
Top stuff so far.
-- Darryl Smedley, Australia
I have loved your
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-- Alison Moylan, Australia
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Only skipped thru to page
104 & already have got my money
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-- Thanks Warren Crowe,
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