Categories: Destinations

Townsville

If you are looking for a place that is so diverse that you can do whatever you want whenever you want, then visit Townsville. This city is located in Australia, and it fits into the beautiful coast of Queensland. It has so many attractions which are offering you to choose the type of a vacation you want to experience. There are many stuff you can experience such as the awe-inspiring Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Wet Tropics rainforest to the dirt and dust of the Australian outback.

With frequent art exhibitions, concerts, expos, festivals, carnivals and sporting competitions, thousands of visitors come to Townsville each year to enjoy the best. Popular attractions include “The Strand”, a long tropical beach and garden strip; Riverway, a riverfront parkland attraction located on the banks of Ross River; Reef HQ, a large tropical aquarium holding many of the Great Barrier Reef’s native flora and fauna; the Museum of Tropical Queensland, built around a display of relics from the sunken British warship HMS Pandora; The Townsville Sports Reserve, birthplace of “The Diggers/D&G”; and Magnetic Island, a large neighboring island, the vast majority of which is national park.

Whether you prefer barra fishing in the Burdekin or Hinchinbrook, snorkeling fringing reefs around Magnetic Island, scuba diving wrecks or the Great Barrier Reef, bird watching at the surrounding wetlands, skydiving The Strand in Townsville or taking a wagon ride in Charters Towers, you will find it all in North Queensland.