Things to do

Things to do

Popular Things to do in Cooktown.

  • James Cook Museum
  • Cooktown History Centre
  • Grass Hill Lookout
  • Mount Cook Lookout
  • River and Reef Charters/Tours/Fishing Adventures
  • Local Indigenous Tours and Art exhibitions
  • Elizabeth Guzsely Art Gallery
  • Nature's Powerhouse and Botanical Gardens
  • Finch Bay, Cherry Tree Bay, Quarantine Bay and Archer Point (Beaches)
  • Cooktown Amateur Turf Club
  • Cooktown Country Golf Club

Why not relax at one of the beautiful local beaches or take a stroll through the Botanical Gardens and have a coffee at the Nature's powerhouse. Whether you want to play a game of Golf with a friend or two or take a fishing Charter up the River or out to sea. Visit James Cook Museum or the local history Centre and find out eveything you need to know about this spectacular part of the world. You will be amazed by the number of attractions that Cooktown has to offer.


For more information contact the information centre at Nature's Powerhouse.

Located at the Botanical Gardens, Walker Street, Cooktown.