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Townsville Tourist Attractions & Activities

Next stop: Townsville! You’re excited to chart a course in a different direction. Always up for innovative ways to get inspired and have an eye-opening excursion you’re eager to check out an exciting city from top to bottom. Reserve your activities today and the only thing you'll have left to do is pack your suitcase and prepare to have fun because Expedia Australia can hook you up with tons of things to do.

  • The activities in Townsville are not only topnotch

    but they won’t bust your budget. We have 13 things to do here and you can get them starting at just AU$34. Get your favourite day trip on Expedia Australia at a great price and you'll still have enough cash for a fancy hotel or decadent meal while you’re travelling.
  • Townsville is popular among thrill seekers similar to yourself. In fact a good percentage of travellers can't wait for their next holiday to Townsvilleto learn about local culture and find the top activities. The most loved activities can catch the curiosity of even well-versed travellers and one look at our list explains why. Our list includes a wide variety of culturally themed tours and excitement. From 30-Minute Magnetic Island Scenic Flight to the area's most popular spots to stay entertained like the Reef HQ – The Great Barrier Reef Aquarium there is an abundance of possibilities at your fingertips when you consider all the activities available here at Expedia Australia.

Our activities are the perfect way to organise your holiday. It takes an expert itinerary to fully explore Townsville especially when you want to include trips to museums and outdoor activities. And we can tell you don't want to hunker down in your hotel room—you're excited to get out and take it all in. You cannot wait to cover the best activities around and an afternoon walking through charming neighbourhoods is what you love best. Book professionally lead tours on Expedia Australia and you don't need a map.


Guide to Exploring around Townsville

Where to stay in Townsville

The Strand

Go for a swim, enjoy a meal with a view, take a Jet Ski tour or just stroll beneath the palm trees on Townsville’s scenic waterfront.

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Nelly Bay

Snorkel among coral reefs, stroll over golden sands, dine in style or simply relax as you adjust to Magnetic Island’s slower pace in this charming gateway bay.


Picnic Bay

See koalas in the wild, laze on the beach, snorkel around a coral reef or hike along a rugged trail in one of Magnetic Island’s most idyllic bays.