Burketown, Gulf of Carpentaria

Stock Photography By Brigitte Seidl

Burketown is located on the Savannah Way, one of the world's great transcontinental road journeys for adventure travellers. Burketown is 2,115km to the north west of Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, and 2,100km from Darwin. Burketown is known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, and is home to the spectacular Morning Glory Cloud. The Morning Glory clouds attract people from across the globe.

Morning Glory Cloud
Morning Glory Cloud
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Albert River
Albert River
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Albert River
Albert River
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Morning Cloud
Morning Cloud
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Albert River, Burketown boat ramp
Albert River, Burketown boat
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Salt Pan Burketown
Salt Pan Burketown
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Fisherman chasing bait with cast net
Fisherman chasing bait with
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Albert River
Albert River
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Nicholson River
Nicholson River
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Nicholson River
Nicholson River
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Salt Plains Burketown, sunset
Salt Plains Burketown, sunset
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Sunset, Nicholson River
Sunset, Nicholson River
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Salt Pan Burketown, Sunset
Salt Pan Burketown, Sunset
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Salt Plains Burketown, sunset
Salt Plains Burketown, sunset
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Morning Glory Cloud
Morning Glory Cloud
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Morning Glory Cloud
Morning Glory Cloud
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Nicholson River
Nicholson River
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Albert River
Albert River
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Albert River
Albert River
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Albert River
Albert River
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Albert River
Albert River
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Image Details for Burketown, Gulf of Carpentaria

1. Morning Glory Cloud. Morning Glory Clouds are a peculiar cloud formation, that occurs usually September to November. The spectacular, tubular cloud formations roll out of the Gulf of Carpentaria in the early morning.

2. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, calm waters, blue sky, fishing boat, reflections

3. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, fishing boat, calm waters, reflections, perfect blue sky

4. Morning Cloud. cloud formations over Albert River

5. Albert River, Burketown boat ramp. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, boat ramp, evening light

6. Salt Pan Burketown. To get to The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, you need to cross miles and miles of salt pan, check with locals, stick to the tracks, don't want to get bogged out here!

7. Fisherman chasing bait with cast net. seven-mullet-hole Burketown, tourist throwing cast net

8. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, tourist fishing from river bank

9. Nicholson River. The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, delivers perennial fresh water to the wetlands which are breeding grounds to crocodiles, barramundi, prawns and birds

10. Nicholson River. The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, delivers perennial fresh water to the wetlands which are breeding grounds to crocodiles, barramundi, prawns and birds. Fishing at sunset, pink, blue, clouds

11. Salt Plains Burketown, sunset. To get to The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, you need to cross miles and miles of salt plains, check with locals, stick to the tracks, don't want to get bogged out here!

12. Sunset, Nicholson River. The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, delivers perennial fresh water to the wetlands which are breeding grounds to crocodiles, barramundi, prawns and birds, sunset, shades of pink, purple, blue, clouds

13. Salt Pan Burketown, Sunset. To get to The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, you need to cross miles and miles of salt pan, check with locals, stick to the tracks, don't want to get bogged out here!

14. Salt Plains Burketown, sunset. To get to The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, you need to cross miles and miles of salt plains, check with locals, stick to the tracks, don't want to get bogged out here!

15. Morning Glory Cloud. Morning Glory Clouds are a peculiar cloud formation, that occurs usually September to November. The spectacular, tubular cloud formations roll out of the Gulf of Carpentaria in the early morning.

16. Morning Glory Cloud. Morning Glory Clouds are a peculiar cloud formation, that occurs usually September to November. The spectacular, tubular cloud formations roll out of the Gulf of Carpentaria in the early morning.

17. Nicholson River. The Nicholson River, located app. 17 km west of Burketown, delivers perennial fresh water to the wetlands which are breeding grounds to crocodiles, barramundi, prawns and birds. Fishing in the evening

18. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, fishing near boat ramp, late afternoon

19. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, fishing boat, blue sky, some clouds

20. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, fishing boat

21. Albert River. Known as the Barramundi Capital of Australia, Burketown is on the Albert River 25 km from the coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, fishing boat

 

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