For a more thorough experience of Cape York Peninsula, why not take a road trip and check out the various communities and landscapes in the area of Kubin. Thursday Island and Horn Island are two more places worth checking out while you're in Cape York Peninsula.
Go to Cape York Peninsula's art galleries and craft workshops. These are excellent spots to spend time, particularly on overcast or inclement days.
If you love to get wet, this is a great place for watersports. Snorkeling is popular with the locals and another popular watersport on offer is swimming. Specialized tours are a fascinating way to experience places only locals know. So why not join one of the wildlife spotting tours, wildlife safaris and guided nature walks.
Travelers heading to Kubin or in other parts of Australia on the 26th of January, can join the country-wide Australia Day event.
Keep in mind, travel is one of the few things you can buy that makes you wealthier. Your time in this city will leave you with precious memories to last a lifetime.