Also know as the Great Palm Island or of its Aboriginal Name of Bwgcolman. Palm is very picturesque and at times the ocean in beautiful azure blue. photo courtesy Palm Island Shire Council

Also know as the Great Palm Island or of its Aboriginal Name of Bwgcolman. Palm is very picturesque and at times the ocean in beautiful azure blue. photo courtesy Palm Island Shire Council

Glorious sunset in Pormpuraaw. Image from the Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Council website.

Glorious sunset in Pormpuraaw. Image from the Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Council website.

Dollar Learns Electric, a relief-printed vinyl block by Jack Gilbert. (Courtesy Pormpuraaw Art and Culture Centre)

Dollar Learns Electric, a relief-printed vinyl block by Jack Gilbert. (Courtesy Pormpuraaw Art and Culture Centre)

The Pormpuraaw Art Centre in Cape York exhibits their work and sells directly to the public. They are also represented in a major commercial art gallery in Melbourne.

The Pormpuraaw Art Centre in Cape York exhibits their work and sells directly to the public. They are also represented in a major commercial art gallery in Melbourne.

Exhibit 2012 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair.

Exhibit 2012 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair.

A long way to the big shops.

A long way to the big shops.

Pormporaaw- world renowned for the Edward River Crocodile Farm. Don't think i want his job.

Pormporaaw- world renowned for the Edward River Crocodile Farm. Don't think i want his job.

Watch for these signs throughout the Top End of Australia.

Watch for these signs throughout the Top End of Australia.

Beautiful beaches. On days like this you think you are in paradise. So peaceful.

Beautiful beaches. On days like this you think you are in paradise. So peaceful.

Small township of Pormpuraaw.

Small township of Pormpuraaw.


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Elliot Koonutta's latest project 'Crocodile Sorcerer'; scrape metal and ghost net.  image: Pormpuraaw Art & Cultural Centre Inc.

Elliot Koonutta's latest project 'Crocodile Sorcerer'; scrape metal and ghost net. image: Pormpuraaw Art & Cultural Centre Inc.

Pormpuraaw artists painting at the Art Centre. image by Paul Jakubowski, Art Centre Manager.

Pormpuraaw artists painting at the Art Centre. image by Paul Jakubowski, Art Centre Manager.

This is the Pormpuraaw Arts and Cultural Centre. Managed by Paul Jakubowski the community has flourished under the artists creative sprit  and work with all the murals around the community reminding them of culture and stories that have been passed down through the generations. Works for sale at the centre.

This is the Pormpuraaw Arts and Cultural Centre. Managed by Paul Jakubowski the community has flourished under the artists creative sprit and work with all the murals around the community reminding them of culture and stories that have been passed down through the generations. Works for sale at the centre.

Welcome to Pormpuraaw in the Cape York Peninsular. Airport Mural painted by the Pormpuraaw artists.

Welcome to Pormpuraaw in the Cape York Peninsular. Airport Mural painted by the Pormpuraaw artists.

Pormpuraaw-Art-Centre-Melb-Exhibit.  Artist of Pormpuraaw showing his work.

Pormpuraaw-Art-Centre-Melb-Exhibit. Artist of Pormpuraaw showing his work.

Normanton Railway Station. Great way to see the Savannah Land country up in the gulf.

Normanton Railway Station. Great way to see the Savannah Land country up in the gulf.

1 Day in Paradise -- The Pulse of Paradise #1DayInParadise #tropicalnorth #video

1 Day in Paradise -- The Pulse of Paradise #1DayInParadise #tropicalnorth #video

The fabulous redevelopment foreshore and jetty, Cardwell after Cyclone Yassi. see also the Public_Art Bagu statues of the Girringun_ Aboriginal_Artists.

The fabulous redevelopment foreshore and jetty, Cardwell after Cyclone Yassi. see also the Public_Art Bagu statues of the Girringun_ Aboriginal_Artists.

Art by Maljah- Cathy Sno of Normanton welcomes passing tourists and visitors to call see her wonderful creations. If you are on your way travelling through the Gulf Country.. don't miss seeing this artist's work.

Art by Maljah- Cathy Sno of Normanton welcomes passing tourists and visitors to call see her wonderful creations. If you are on your way travelling through the Gulf Country.. don't miss seeing this artist's work.

You will find Eva's beautiful silk scarves a the Kick Art gallery at the Centre of Contemporary Arts, Abbott Street.

You will find Eva's beautiful silk scarves a the Kick Art gallery at the Centre of Contemporary Arts, Abbott Street.

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