Get a taste of the tropics in the gateway to Queensland’s far north, Townsville is lined by beach promenade. However you like to relax Townsville is the place for you. From alfresco dining to urban street art to exploring the Great Barrier Reef there is something for everyone to enjoy. With over 250 days of sun a year the art, culture, vibrant night life and historical architecture helps bring the city to life all year round. 

Top 5 Things-to-do in Townsville

  • Jump on the Sealink ferry to Magnetic Island
  • Stroll on The Strand, a 2.2km-long cafe-lined waterfront lane
  • Explore the Great Barrier Reef without getting wet at Reef HQ
  • Hike up Castle Hill
  • Visit Billabong Sanctuary