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Far North Region

The Far North Queensland Region extends from Cardwell on the east coast, west to Croydon and north to include the islands of the Torres Strait.

Yuku Baja/Big Annan Bridge

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About Far North Region

Area:  419,047km2
Population: Around 247,000
Industries:  Tourism, agriculture (including sugar, fishing, beef, dairy, horticulture and tropical fruits), mining (including bauxite, gold, tin, silica, wolfram and zinc).

Please note: to find a customer service centre (for general enquiries, vehicle registration, licensing, driving test bookings and vehicle inspections) select a location from the alphabetical list.

Road contact information

For road information, the department’s Cairns office is the main point of contact for residents, industry and business.

Cairns office

Phone: 07 4045 7144
Fax:     07 4045 7138
Post: PO Box 6185
Cairns Qld 4870
Location: 15 Lake Street
Level 4, Cairns Corporate Tower
Cairns Qld 4870

Interesting facts and figures

Far North Queensland Region road facts 

Road network

Visit the Traffic and Travel Information website for the lastest update. 

  • Bruce Highway (Ingham–Cairns)
  • Captain Cook Highway (Cairns–Mossman)
  • Palmerston Highway (Innisfail–Mossman)
  • Kennedy Highway (Cairns–The Lynd)
  • Burke Developmental Road (Normanton–Dimbulah)
  • Peninsula Developmental Road (Mareeba–Weipa)
  • Mulligan Highway (Cooktown–Butcher’s Hill)
  • Gulf Developmental Road (Normanton–Mt Garnet)
  • Gregory Developmental Road (Charters Towers–Quartz Blow Creek)
  • Kennedy Developmental Road (Mt. Garnet–Hughenden)
  • Silkwood–Japoon Road
  • Innisfail–Japoon Road
  • Henderson Drive
  • Millaa Millaa–Malanda Road
  • Gillies Range Road
  • Malanda–Lake Barrine Road
  • Gordonvale Connection Road
  • Malanda–Atherton Road
  • Cairns Western Arterial Road
  • Anderson Street
  • Mossman–Mt Molloy Road
  • Mossman–Daintree Road
  • Mareeba Connection Road
  • Atherton–Herberton Road
  • Mareeba–Dimbulah Road
  • Longlands Gap–Herberton Road
  • Thursday Island Road
  • Mulgrave Road
  • Port Connection Road
  • Mourilyan Harbour Road
  • Boogan Road
  • South Johnstone Road
  • East Evelyn Road
  • Tinaroo Falls Dam Road
  • Topaz Road
  • Stratford Connection Road
  • Port Douglas Road
  • Shiptons Flat Road
  • Endeavour Valley Road
  • Tumoulin Road
  • Herberton–Petford Road
  • Forsayth Road
  • Pine Creek–Yarrabah Road
  • Kurrimine Beach Road
  • El Arish–Mission Beach Road
  • Tully–Hull Road
  • South Mission Beach Road
  • Tully–Mission Beach Road
  • Davidson Road

Local government

Places of interest

  • Cairns
  • Mareeba
  • Innisfail
  • Tully
  • Thursday Island
  • Cape York Peninsula
  • Cooktown
  • Kuranda
  • Palm Cove
  • Great Barrier Reef
Last updated
23 July 2014