Location

Gordonvale is just off the Bruce Highway, 24 km south of the tropical city of Cairns. 

Norman Park (the site of the event) is right in the centre of town.

 

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The town is situated on the beautiful Mulgrave River.  The flat sugar cane fields are interrupted by the majestic monolith of Walsh’s Pyramid, the world’s highest isolated mountain peak. australia-map