"Turalba" is perfectly positioned for you to explore the local attractions in the area. On the road to to the Tip of Cape York, Laura boasts world famous Aboriginal rock art which is definately worth visiting! On the road to Cooktown you can visit the eerie "Black Mountain" and the famous "Lion's Den" pub. There are many other activites in Cooktown including fishing and the museum.
Lakeland is a small farming community located at the junction of the Peninsula Developmental Road and the Mulligan Highway. Lakeland is located approximately 240km north west of Cairns and 80km South of Cooktown. A regular bus service from Cairns to Cooktown operates.