Hotels in Thursday Island, Queensland
Torres Hotel (Top Pub)
Information on Thursday Island, QLD
Reached by ferry from Seisa or ship or plane from Cairns.
One of a group of around 100 Torres Strait islands off the northern tip of Cape York. These islands are home to the only non-aboriginal indigenous people. The Torres Strait Islanders are of Melanesian descent whos number included the Late Eddie Mabo who was famous for his 1992 successful land claim in Australia High Court