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GRADING: This track requires low range and high ground clearance.
THE DRIVE: This trip usually takes two days, running from Seisa to the Tip's east coast. Stop in at the Croc Tent on the way to the Somerset ruins before heading to Nanthau Beach via Fly Point and Vallack Point.
Somerset was one of the earliest settlements on the Cape, established in 1864. John Jardine was placed in charge of the settlement, and after an epic 10-month cattle drive from Rockhampton to Somerset, his son Frank Jardine would continue the family connection to this settlement until 1873.