Karumba is a town which epitomizes the Outback spirit

It sits proudly in the heart of Queensland’s Karumba where the Matilda Highway’s meet. Karumba is a town which epitomizes the Outback spirit. Normanton to Karumba It’s a good stretch of road extending the 71 kilometres to Karumba, a town right on the Gulf of Carpentaria. Although it seems to take the longest of any previously travelled section of the highway, […]

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Excellent birdwatching opportunities in the coastal and mangrove habitats

Excellent birdwatching opportunities in the coastal and mangrove habitats The prawn and barramundi fishing capital of Australia at the mouth of the Norman River was once a flying boat base. Visit the Barramundi Discovery Centre for a great insight into sustaining this industry. Try to time your visit for the Karumba Katch Seafood festival in October, and when in your […]

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Visitors love to come Karumba to see numerous and diverse species of Birds

Visitors love to come Karumba to see numerous and diverse species of Birds The Gulf area is home to numerous and diverse species of birds including migratory species – parrots, finches, honeyeater, herons, birds of prey, brolgas and much much more. Karumba being located on the coastline with savannah grassland, meandering wetlands stretching up to 30km inland, savannah scrub and […]

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There are so many activities on offer in Karumba from fishing charters, bird watching and water Park

There are so many activities on offer in Karumba from fishing charters, bird watching and water Park If you’re looking for great relaxing family holidays close to nature and fun then come to Karumba Point Sunset Caravan Park. Karumba Point with its spectacular sea views is only a minute’s stroll away, providing easy access to the beach and boat ramp. If […]

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Fishing with kids is a great family outdoors activity

Fishing with kids is a great family outdoors activity. To make the experience fun, safe and pressure free, consider these 10 steps. 1. SCOUT FOR LOCATIONS Fishing means catching fish. Whether you plan to fish from a boat, shore or a dock, scout out locations where fish are plentiful. We all know that Karumba is the place where we have […]

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School Holidays are here Teach Your Children How to Fish

School Holidays are here Teach Your Children How to Fish For every keen fisherman, casting a line on a lazy afternoon is more than just a casual pastime, it’s a passion. So it’s only natural you’d want to share this interest with your children. But fishing is a sport that requires concentration and commitment – not every child’s strong point. […]

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It Would Be A Great Fun To Visit Karumba with Family for School Holidays

It Would Be A Great Fun To Visit Karumba with Family for School Holidays It’s one of the best times of the year, heading off on a family holiday – the excitement, the anticipation, the chance for everyone to spend some quality time together… but don’t put on your rose-tinted sunglasses just yet, because family holidays aren’t always fun and games. […]

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