Watson River Station

Watson River Station

Located in Cape York Peninsula Australia, the Homestead is south-east of Weipa, 140 km by road or 75 km by air.

Area & Tenure is 89,000h (219,923 acres)
Rainfall is 1600 (64 inches) pa

Significant resources have been committed to the establishment of a nucleus breeding herd on Watson River with the emphasis on quality, quietness, and good herd management practices.


Box 1 - Our Story


Box 2 - Location


Box 3 - Gallery

Climate & Seasons

Temperatures range from 16c to 38c.
The year is divided into distinct seasons.

Dry Season

From May to November, during which time there is low rainfall.

Wet Season

From December to April.
Average rainfall 60 inches