The Sir Edward Pellew Golf Links

Named after the Sir Edward Pellew Islands (just offshore from King Ash Bay in the Gulf of Carpentaria), the golf course is a valued addition to the club’s facilities.  Built by an enthusiastic group of club volunteers, the course adds…

Groper’s Grill

With an excellent and varied menu, quality meals and value for money, Groper’s Grill & Bistro is a surprising and pleasant find in such a remote spot.  Why not plan a regular ‘cook’s night off’ and choose from the extensive…

Groper’s Bar & Grill

  Open daily from 5 p.m. during the dry season, Groper’s Bar is the focal point of much of the social activity at King Ash Bay.  The bar stocks an extensive range of beers, spirits mixers and soft drinks along…

Wildlife and Flora

The McArthur Region is a tough environment for flora and fauna.  A long dry season, with long days of searing sun, cool nights and almost no moisture is followed by the hot, humid rainy and sometimes cyclonic wet season.  The…

Borroloola Region

While fishing is the main reason people come to King Ash Bay, the region has much more to offer.   Considered a lawless frontier town when first gazetted in 1885, Borroloola is now the commercial centre of the region and…