Townsville and Surrounds Attractions

Formed 190 million years ago when the already million year old Mt Undara erupted, the Undara Lava tubes are the result of 23.3 kmĀ³ of lava flowing and crusting over, forming an insulated tube for exce...
A unique facet of nature, the Tyto Wetlands are made up of 90 hectares of wetlands located close to Ingham. Incorporating a diverse habitat of lagoons, lookouts and bird hides, you will be spoilt for ...
Enjoy snorkelling and around the pristine waters of the Great Barrier Reef at Wheeler Reef Dive Site, abundant with an exciting array of marine life. Renowned as one of Australia's most popular dive s...
Situated on Flinders Street in Townsville, The Museum of Tropical Queensland focuses on telling visitors on the environment and history of North Queensland. Observe the hundreds of artifacts, exhibits...
Billabong Wildlife Sanctuary is seventeen kilometres south of Townsville and features a variety of Australian flora and fauna including crocodiles, kangaroos, snakes and birdlife. Facilities include f...
A series of freshwater cascades set in a natural park some 6km off the Bruce Hwy.
Historical Museum,mineral,fossil,stone & gemstones display & agate gallery. Renowned as the finest display of its kind.
Home to the longest single drop waterfall in Australia. The Falls are 304m long and for the fit a 2.7km walking track leads to the base of the falls.
Covers nearly 26,000 hectares of bushland, including rocky gorges with natural swimming pools. A graded track leads to Alligator Falls.
Features a conservatory with a wide range of Botanical specimens.Park open daily,conservatory by appointment only.Park admission free.
North Qld's largest arts & craft Market.
Situated among the canefields, a waterskiing area & picnic ground, 5 minutes fron the town centre. Popular with Australian waterskiers for lesiure & competitions. Open daily.
the world's longest offshore loading facility.
At the head of Tully River Gorge is on Tully Powerhouse Rd 50km west of Tully (part of the road is unsealed forestry road). Picnic facilities available just before Cardstone. Tully River rapids are on...
One of the most interesting sights in Nth Qld,a unique cemetery set in the cane fields with spectacular Italian Marble Mausoleums.
Encompasses some of the best scenery in the State. The summit of the Paluma Range offers a wonderful panorama of the Hinchinbrook Channel and the Palm Island group.
Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) consists of a unique laboratory complex and harbour for the study of tropical marine science. Bookings are essential.
The Flinders Mall Visitor Information Centre is located in the centre of Townsville near to the Reef Aquarium.
A scenic 2km walking track which leads to a buttressed fig tree 40m in circumference.