The section from Artemis turn off to Koolatah must be treated with respect at all times. It is recommended that intending travellers call ahead to the Cook Shire Council for an up to date report on the status of the road.
Koolatah to Kowanyama (Bourke Development Road) is considered to be trafficable seasonally, subject to dust and deep corrugations late in the year.
The road from Kowanyama to Musgrave via Pormpuraaw, is once again seasonal. Ring ahead to the Kowanyama Council for information- Lot 41 Chapman Road, Kowanyama QLD 4871
(07) 4083 7100.
Food and fuel are available at Kowanyama, Pormpuraaw and Musgrave Roadhouse.