A visit to the cities, towns and villages around Aurukun will provide you with a deeper insight into the architectural and social makeup in this part of Australia.
If you need to escape the elements, you can't better Cape York Peninsula's craft workshops and art galleries. These are good places to soak up some of the local lore and culture and find a special gift or two.
Wildlife watching and shore fishing are just some of the many relaxing activities in this area. If you love spending time with travelers of similar interests, Cape York Peninsula offers plenty of specialist activities such as guided nature walks, wildlife safaris and wildlife spotting tours.
The 26th of January is Australia Day, so if you're lucky enough to be in Aurukun then, remember that banks, business and some attractions may have changed opening hours as the country celebrates.
Don't forget, a ticket to a foreign destination is one of the few things that you can buy that can make you wealthier. Your time in Cape York Peninsula will leave you with moments you'll be sure to treasure forever.