North Queensland is set to heat up when the V8 Supercars arrive at the Tropics for the Castrol Townsville 400. The event will feature high octane V8 Supercar racing, quality support categories and a variety of entertainment that the whole family will enjoy.
A fauna park with Australian native animals in their natural surrounds. Highlights of the park include koalas, kangaroos, pythons, crocodiles and cassowaries.
The world's largest coral reef aquarium. Walk through the tunnel and view the predators of the deep including sharks, trout, groper and trevally. See the small aqauria containing eels, sea snakes, sea horses and star fish or take the kids to the touch pools for a hands on experience.
A visit to the new Jezzine Barracks is a must! Located at Jezzine Barracks, the Army Museum collects and exhibits objects and stories relating to the history of the Australian Army in North Qld.
The Collections extend from the establishment of the first defences at Townsville and Thursday Island until the present day. The Museum is in the newly refurbished building at the centre of Jezzine Barracks. Show cased within the Museum are three galleries.
The largest arts and crafts market in north Queensland featuring farm fresh tropical fruits, vegetables, handcrafted souvenirs, snacks, drinks and plants.
Townsville's premier waterfront park featuring the cenotaph, the Coral Sea Memorial and a commemorative fountain.
Offers magnificent views of Townsville, Magnetic Island and Cleveland Bay.
From the city centre/Cowboys Leagues Club drive straight up Castle Hill on Stokes Street to the motel…it’s that easy!