Weipa is a town in the Cape York Peninsula region of Queensland, Australia.


Weipa is a centre for bauxite mining, supplying the mineral directly for export, and to the refineries of Gladstone.

Get in

By plane

Weipa airport (WEI) is around 14km from the town centre.

It is serviced by Qantas from Cairns.


Go next

This article is issued from Wikivoyage - version of the Wednesday, September 04, 2013. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.