Canal Creek - QLD

  River Crossing

Position

DEG: -11.394 142.404999
DMS: 11º 23' 38.4" S 142º 24' 18" E
UTM: 54 L 8740084mN 653294mE
Altitude: 71.8m

Description

Place Type

Infrastructure - River Crossing

Location

622.84kms NorthWest of Daintree - Driving 830 km (17 hours 32 mins)

Address & Contact

Old Telegraph Track
QLD 4874
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

Canal Creek is on the Old Telegraph Track and is a crossing upstream of Twin Falls. It is the first crossing going north of Eliot Falls. Several alternate crossings, some near deep holes. Take your time to find the safest passage across by walking and testing the depth with stick etc.
Update Aug 2016 - the place is trashed beyond recognition after 8 years. Huge gouges in the sand and it looks like a moonscape.
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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Horn Island at 09/05:30am EST
Distance from Canal Creek 90.83km N
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
25.1°C28.9°C87%22.8°C1012.8hPa0.0mmSSE7km/hr
4knots
9km/hr
5knots

Closest Climatic Station

Horn Island
Distance from Canal Creek 90.83km N
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C30.930.530.430.429.929.328.829.030.131.031.931.8
Mean Min. °C25.125.025.025.224.723.923.122.923.824.825.725.7
Mean Rain mm387.5467.0358.2228.071.315.88.35.56.316.949.1191.5

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