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Yorke Island (Masig Island) is a coral cay situated in the Eastern area of the central island group in the Torres Strait, at the top end of the Great Barrier Reef and Northwest of the tip of Cape York Peninsula in Queensland, Australia.

Yorke Island lies Northwest of Coconut/Poruma Islandin the central island group and Southwest of Stephens Island/Ugar Island, West of Darnley Island/Erub Island, and Northwest of Murray/Mer Island in the eastern island group. This island is one of the Torres Strait Islands that are part of the state of Queensland, Australia.

Things to See and Do

* Aboriginal Culture
* Fishing
* Island hopping

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Australian Dollar (AUD$)
Language – English
Electricity – 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centred below Australian style
Time – GMT plus ten hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 61

Transport Links – Access to Yorke Island is by charter plane only. All goods and mail are delivered by a weekly barge service.