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Cooktown Cantata & Jazz in the Gardens

Nature's Powerhouse Cooktown

Beautiful music in a magical setting, as two cultures come together in reconciliation and song. Finish the night with a special Jazz performance.

Paranormal Investigations Tour

James Cook Museum 50 Helen Street, Cooktown

As the sun goes down, join experienced guide and paranormal investigator, Brett Scotney, as he attempts to find out who is around when all is quiet. Discover the haunted heritage of the James Cook Museum.

In the footsteps of Banks and Solander

Botanic Gardens 1 Walker Street, Cooktown

Join a guided scenic bush walk from Grassy Hill to the Cooktown Botanic Gardens via Cherry Tree Bay and learn about the botanical species that captured the imagination of Banks and Solander back in 1770. Lead by Professor Darren Crayn, Queensland Herbarium.

Royal Historical Society of Queensland Conference

PCYC Cooktown Events Centre 3 May Street, Cooktown

Highlighting the Shared Stories of the history in Cooktown. Featuring local and regional speakers and presenters. Read more at https://queenslandhistory.org/

Botanics River Cruise

Endeavour River Cooktown

Join the Australian Tropical Herbarium Director Darren Crayn for a guided tour onboard Riverbend Tours. Cruise down the Endeavour River and learn about the plant species and specimens collected by Banks and Solander on their visit to Cooktown in 1770. Tea, coffee and pastries included. Phone Nick to book your ticket - 0411 836 155

Cooktown Cantata

Nature's Powerhouse Cooktown

This unique musical work and evocotive poetry encompasses the coming of Cook’s ship, through the eyes of the first people.

Paranormal Investigations Tour

James Cook Museum 50 Helen Street, Cooktown

As the sun goes down, join experienced guide and paranormal investigator, Brett Scotney, as he attempts to find out who is around when all is quiet. Discover the haunted heritage of the James Cook Museum.

Recurring

Tall Ship Sailing

Endeavour River Cooktown

Experience sailing on a tall ship, the Derwent Hunter and learn about the First Nations maritime heritage of the local region. Explore the Endeavour River mouth as Captain Cook would have done! Contact the Saltwater Club to purchase your ticket. Phone: 1300 278 946 Email: sales@saltwaterclub.life

Cook Shire Council acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which Cooktown 2020 commemorations will be held and pay respect to the Elders past, present and future. 

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