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 four.
I bought my version last
Just love it and I think it is the
best guide for an area anywhere in Australia.
-- Claire, Australia
Reading your book so far is extremely
detailed and useful in plain terms.
Thank you for taking the time to prepare this.
-- Best regards, Bill, Australia
Love your work! ...
The Destination Cape York guide is fantastic, informative and the
follow up News reports put the icing on the cake!
-- John Bradley, Australia
We have just returned
from our 3 week Cape York camping holiday - Sept 19 till Oct 8.
Thanks to your guide we saw everything we
planned and more.
We travelled with a group
who used the Hema map book - great photos and some good info but your
book - I had a printed copy with me - was so much better.
History, step by step
guidance, camping options all
accurate and invaluable
as we had 4 children aged 2-8 travelling with us we needed to be
organised each day. Highlights - Chilli Beach - bird dance; OTT - 2 of
our team did the Gunshot and entire Old Telegraph Track - your
information here saved me from my 62y o anxiety!!!! Loyalty Beach -
sunset dinner for our son’s 28th birthday - thank you for the tips.
Only 2 cars already in
the Tip carpark when we arrived!!! While we feel for you all we
know how lucky we were to experience the tip In Covid - so worth our
current 2 weeks quarantine on returning to Tasmania.
-- Sabrina Catlin,
We travelled in 2019 and
had a fabulous time,
– thanks in large part to being so well
informed – by your amazing guide.
-- Regards, Brian,
to thank you, I belong to a caravan club Bushtracker Owners Group BOG.
I have recommended it to some of our members who will be doing the Cape.
We did the trip last year and your guide was the most useful from all
the books I had purchased.
We are planning to do the trip again in 2 years time.
Keep up the good work and hopefully one day we will meet.
Thank you from all the travellers. Hope you have a good
Hi up there in Cape York land, my lovely wife bought me the updated
version for our Valentine's Day, informative
and a good guide like the one before.
Thank you. Cheers.
-- Regards Mark.
My husband and I did the Cape last year and
your Travel Guide was like the bible
for us gave us everything we needed to know.
-- Janine, Australia
You have written two great documents for Cape York.
When we were there last
did not see 3/4 of what you have written.
I look forward to doing it again in the not too distant future.
We travelled to Cape York last year with my husbands brothers &
did all of the itinerary, planning & the bookings for all the
families. Two years of planning for us to be ready to leave Brisbane on
the 5th August 2017.
I downloaded your Cape
York Destination book.
This was an invaluable
source of information.
I found places we
wouldn't have seen if it hadn't had been for your wonderful guidance
throughout your book.
So thank you on behalf of the "Bailey" family.
We had a great time.
We have certainly enjoyed the issue so far and have used it almost exclusively to plan our
Your guide has made it much simpler to
go about planning the trip from down north east Victoria,
thank you so much,
-- Rod Mackenzie, Australia
The guide has been indispensable for
planning the trip and
I have no doubt it will also be
critical when I am up there
and reworking the trip around closed roads, delays etc.
-- Dave, Australia
We purchased the Destination Guide in 2018 before our trip to the Tip
in July/ August 2018.
We really found it to be very helpful
during our trip
and highly recommend it to anyone
travelling to the Tip.
We can't wait to get to the Cape again.
-- Michelle and Shane Campbell x
The guide has been absolutely fantastic on
getting the information that I need to plan
on going this year hopefully.
Thank you for your efforts
-- Richard Stephenson, Australia
We've just come back down from Cape York and
we've absolutely loved your guide
book, it's been so useful and comprehensive.
Thank you for producing such a great product!
-- Melissa Anderson, Australia
I purchased the current guide less
than 2 years ago.
We traveled to the cape in 2018 andfound your guide very helpful.
I found myself constantly referring to
Thanks and keep up the good work.
-- Rob Sullivan, Wangaratta, Victoria
heading up your way in August , was 7 cars now 3 ,
love your book very informative,
keep up the good work and stay safe
-- Daren Freshwater
I purchased the 2018 edition in preparation for our July 2019 trip.
Looking to go through your updates before finalising an itinerary for
Your book and newsletters have been
incredibly helpful in planning our trip.
-- Adrian Wilson, Australia
Next year we intend to spend a considerable amount of time
looking at all the attractions you
have detailed in your guide.
Your travel guide is a great bit of kit.
-- Dennis, Australia
Thank you so much for the travel
they have been very helpful and with
so much information.
-- Ian Gardiner, Australia
your trip planning guide and I'm
wrapped with it.
It has all the info I
Thanks so much - your info is fantastic by the way - it's been our bible for our
-- Christine, Australia
so much for your hard
work in producing all the information.
We are planning a trip in July with 3 other vehicles and your book has been so helpful.
Have downloaded and read and am very impressed.
-- Phil Duggan, Australia
I just want to say
that it's obvious that
you put a lot of work into this guide - and it has paid
What a fantastic resource
It has really helped with
planning our trip.
Thanks for making the
planning an absolute pleasure with the help of your guide.
Your Destination Guide
was amazing when we visited the Cape in August last year.
Loving the guide.
It's a great help
preparing for our upcoming trip in June. 2 families of 4,
all children under 4! Can't wait.
brother Bruce and I used
your guide last year on our venture to the Cape and
found it invaluable.
Clear maps, advice and links
helped us plan and negotiate our adventure with ease and safety.
We can't thank you enough.
Congratulations on putting together such an informative book!
It has helped us plan our trip very
-- Becky Myers, Australia
Wow! Thanks so much.
Love the books.
-- Mike, Australia
and used your book in September this year.
Found a number of great campsites
with your guidance.
Keep up the good work. We
took six weeks from Melbourne and still missed heaps, and we only spent
one night in NSW on both directions.
Lindsay Parker, Australia
just come back from our Cape York trip and I must say "thank you" for a
great job with the guide.
has just so much useful
bought and read you 300 page book and love
I've also told 2 other friends about your book and how brilliant and indispensible
it is for anyone going to CY.
very best wishes to you
Margaret Hewetson, UK
I have just bought the full guide
and both books are proving to be
-- Geoff Jackson,
Just emailing to thank you for your book.
We have just returned from our trip to Cape York and your book was excellent - very
useful and helpful.
We referred to it
throughout the whole trip.
Dilshara Hill, Australia
I'm finding your
guide great reading
and very informative.
David Cray, Australia
Your guide have been very helpful so
Thank you very much.
-- Leor Lee, Australia
again, keep up the
wonderful work you do in
providing us with such reliable information and enjoy your
-- Trish Carpenter, Australia
letting you know my friend and I have just completed a month long trip
to the Tip.
Thanks so much for the
info supplied ... always
accurate and easy to understand ...
Fabulous time .. Would do it again at the drop of a hat ..
Great weather, great info and guide
equals a great trip .... Thanks heaps .....
you for the Guide
and newsletters, they have been the
most essential thing in planning our trip.
A group of us are planning a trip in August and have found the Destination Guide
My husband & I go through
it every night
with your newsletters adjusting & tweeking our plans, then we
together with our friends once a week and have a "York" meeting.
have printed a copy and have
also saved one on my Ipad.
Keep up the great work, couldn't
have planned this without you.
-- Yours Gratefully, Heather Gazzola
I thought it might be useful
to provide you with a bit of feedback on your e-book.
was an excellent
reference for planning the trip and very detailed and we used it extensively.
photocopied sections of it and took
it with us for reference and found
it very helpful.
Having this detailed information
was all the more important as we were doing the trip as a
solo vehicle with our 7yo daughter who thoroughly loved the
have done really well to highlight the many attractions in the areas
Congratulations on a great
have pointed others in the direction of your website and recommend it
You are clearly passionate about
and we can see why. It is extraordinarily beautiful area and extremely
diverse. Wonderful! We would go back tomorrow if circumstances
Stephen Hay, Australia
We purchased your Destination
in 2012 and have found
it to be very
We regularly flip through it
Please keep up the good work that
We found your book very useful
when we went to the Cape in 2017
-- Peter & Fiona Bardwell, Australia
book, great helper during our
& Lucy, Prague, Czech Republic
Hi I bought your
Destination Guide in early February.
The Guide is most useful
for planning, Thank you.
-- Denise Kelly, Australia
I have found the Guide invaluable in
planning my trip.
-- Bill Horrigan, Australia
Bought your e-book -
excellent info & read, will come in handy in July
when we head to the Cape:)
-- Mick Jermyn, Australia
Hi Katrin love the book
What a superb summary of Cape York information!
Rgds John Spark, Australia
I just subscribed to
ur newsletter plus a few months ago I
purchased ur book :)
read, good read!
-- Kirsty Dawson, Australia
Love your guide,
and look fwd your updates eagerly.
-- William Mallinson.
Thanks for a great guide.
-- John Jones, Australia
Thank for all the work
you preparing the destination guide and sending out the
email updates, very much appreciated.
-- Carolyn Adams, Australia
We are currently planning a trip from Melbourne to the cape in August
the information in your books has been
Keep up the good work!
-- Ryan Cawse, Australia
You have done a really great job.
will promote your guide definitely on the way.
love your guides.
Planning a trip to the Cape in July with our Kimberley Kamper.
-- Eric Mudge, Australia
finding the Destination
Guide most helpful in planning our trip to the Cape in the
2017 dry season.
you so much, just love
Thanks and keep up the
Fantastic reading and information.
-- David Bell, Australia
was looking for info
for our trip up the Cape next year and your site
came up and I got literally LOST in it.
I ended up buying your
book over the
internet and last night, Ian, my husband and I, poured
We love it!!!
congratulate you on a superb
site and a magnificent
We shall spend many enjoyable hours reading it I am sure.
-- Patricia Coates, Sunshine Coast
Patricia is the author of Reflections of Outback
enjoying what I've read so far in your guide and I'm sure
I'll find plenty more information as I continue.
-- Andrew Driscoll, Australia
the pocket guide . Loving it.
also bought the cape book
so much for your time and effort.
ebook has been fabulous in
planning - thank you.
I did get the download, and it is very very useful, will be up
with bundaberg 4wd club end of july
-- Rod Cleary, Australia
guidence and your book
I have found the Guide to be a great
source of useful information.
Thank you so much 😊
-- Jay Gilvear, Australia
Well done with the guide, we have used
it to good effect.
We're planning to leave Perth in the second week of April, with a
couple of Bushtrackers, heading for your neck of the woods.
-- Roger Lubbock, Australia
Thank you for all the information
guide contains, it is really helping us plan our trip!
-- Brook White, Australia
Katrin - always a
doing business with you!
Thanks so much...
excited about our trip north for the month of June.
Feel certain your e-book
and the free guide will
be really helpful.
Well done on your great work.
-- Debra Murtha, Australia
I purchased your
e-book at the beginning of 2015 for a trip we did in June/July that
Its a great guide full of
information that we found very helpful planning our trip.
Love your book and just downloaded
your new addition for planning cape trip next year.
-- Steve Hay, Australia
have found your information in
the destination guide wonderful for helping plan our
trip. We leave in 4 weeks and can't wait.
Thank you for a very informative guide it has a lot of info
i have the Destination Cape York
-- Wayne Sheehan, Australia
Thanks for the
update - great book!
I bought your guide a couple of weeks ago,
it has been great source of information.
Thank you for your effort in putting it together.
-- Sandy Catalano
I have found your
and easy to read.
Have loved your book, extremely handy,
-- Steve Lane, Australia
I have bought
your cape York
destination guide early last year - what
an amazing and insightful job your are doing :)
Robert, NSW, Australia
I bought the Destination Guide in
-- Narelle, Australia
Congratulations on a great publication – much appreciated.
-- Allan Bright, Australia
nearly read all your book
and its great
thanks for all your wonderful
I recently purchased your
travel guide and am
loving using it to plan my trip up north.
Thank you so much for all your hard work and the great information.
Keep up the good work.
-- Mike Zammit, Australia
Keep up the excellent work.
-- David Bell, Australia
I love your books thank you
-- Adam Smith, Australia
Many thanks. Loving the Guide.
-- Peter Valastro
Hi Katrin I just wanted to let you
know that I love receiving your emails!
We will be taking our friends
from Canada up there once international travel can start again.
this happens I will definitely be buying your guide as I think it’s a
Thanks for continually updating it, keep up the
-- Michelle Buth, Australia
Hi again Katrin,
I got the guide, looks well researched, good job.
-- Pat McAuliffe, Australia
book is great by
We are heading up in July, and
the handbook has been a great help,
I printed it off and are only using the parts we need.
-- lan, Australia
Thank you for your excellent book, and keep up the good work.
Suzanne George, Tasmania
is a fabulous guide you
is amazing to do the planning - thank you !!!
-- Kotie and Arnold
like an awesome book.
have recently bought
your guide and love it.
The guide is excellent.
Regards, Scott Cage,
thanks a heap ur books amazing to plan with
Shantelle Sherrington, Australia
We had a pre-trip planning meeting and
I noticed we all had a
copy of your guide
so it's been a popular
pre-trip planning guide that's for sure!
-- Michael, Australia
I have purchased your Destination Cape York,
which is excellent and valuable
-- Allan Logan, Australia
have already downloaded and most
impressed with the detailed content.
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