It ain’t hard to find some fun when you’re sitting pretty between the reef, rainforest and outback!
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Whether you’re after an adventure or something tasty, there are plenty of cheap and free things to do in Townsville that won’t break the bank.
Get to know this gold digger with a minefield of holiday ideas in one of Queensland’s most historical towns.
From breakfast with the koalas on Maggie Island to Texas-style wagon rides in Charters Towers, no matter your budget, there’s plenty to see and do in the sunshine capital of the state!
The ultimate school holiday road trip to see rainforest, reef and outback. We can already hear you hitching the caravan now!
More than just a city with a great football team, Townsville has its own 7 natural wonders to tick off during your next visit.
This is the time of year when free time comes in spades but don’t let it slip by!
Gold was discovered in Charters Towers in 1871 by an Aboriginal horseboy, Jupiter, who was travelling with prospectors looking for gold. He came across it by chance whilst rounding up their horses which had bolted in fright during a thunderstorm.