Flights to Gove (GOV)
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Gove travel information
When to visit
The tropical dry season (May-October) is 'winter' and temperatures hover around 28°C with superb tropical nights warm enough to dine out under the stars. There is little rain, clear blue skies during the day and cool ocean breezes, making it the best time to visit. Rainfall is usually high during the tropical summer season (November-April) and daytime temperatures are around 30-33°C with sea breezes. During the wet season some roads and tracks may close.
What is the main airport called?
Gove Airport (GOV) is located 13 km from the town centre of Nhulunbuy. Flights are operated by Qantas and AirNorth.
Arriving in Gove
The friendly staff at Gove Airport will greet you when you land and from there, getting into town is easy.
Getting into Nhulunbuy from Gove Airport
For the short trip to town, there is an airport bus or taxi service available from the airport to town. It's also possible to hire a car or a 4-wheel drive to get around during your stay.
Getting around Gove
The main ways to get around Gove is to hire a 4-wheel drive, car or bicycles are available in town. There is a taxi service that services the town, for a convenient way to get around.