Absolute North Charters operates out of Lucinda, Queensland Australia, gateway to Hinchinbrook Island National Park. We will introduce you to the wonders and beauty of Hinchinbrook Island and surrounds. Once you see it you will be hooked, and will want to return again and again – we promise!

Call John 0419 712 577 or use our form to arrange your next Absolute North Charters experience.

Note: With Lucinda departures, we are the flexible, convenient, and cost effective ferry option. Our craft is purpose-built for local conditions.

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Hinchinbrook Island

We have just completed our 6th hike of the 32km Thorsborne Trail on Hinchinbrook Island. This is something we have done each year since 2010 and will continue to do as we all live only about 2.5 hours drive from Cardwell.

This year John, the owner of ‘Absolute North Charters’, asked if we could write a guide to help other hikers better prepare themselves for what lay ahead of them walking the trail. Most information on the web is from hikers who have walked the Thorsborne Trail once only, our information is from 6 consecutive years of hiking the island.

Hinchinbrook Island is the Worlds largest all island National Park

Hinchinbrook Island National Park From the red centre to Kakadu we have so much to see and experience. One place that has stayed under the radar due to good environmental management by the Queensland Government is another beautiful Australian icon….. Hinchinbrook Island is situated halfway between Cairns and Townsville, the …

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Hinchinbrook Island

  The beach above on Hinchinbrook Island, is where we land when you are visiting the amazing Zoe Falls. Our visitors love to stretch out and catch some sun here on this 3km long beach. You are sure to find a private spot of your own if that’s your desire. …

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