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Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park

Keatings Lagoon. Photo: Tamara Vallance.Keatings Lagoon. Photo: Tamara Vallance.

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The Aboriginal Traditional Owners of this park, the Waymbuurr clan of the Guugu Yimidhirr people, welcome you to their country and ask that you respect their special place.


On the Mulligan Highway, 325km north of Cairns and 5km south of Cooktown.

What's special

This 47 hectare park protects a scenic wetland in the Annan River catchment, an important refuge for thousands of waterbirds that flock here in the dry season. The area has been a source of food and medicine for the Traditional Owners for thousands of years.

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Last updated
22 March 2017