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Discover Townsville, a vibrant city offering a blend of heritage charm, outdoor adventures, and tropical lifestyle. Visit the Strand, a beachfront promenade, explore the Reef HQ Aquarium, or take a ferry to the beautiful Magnetic Island. With its picturesque landscapes, rich history, and thriving arts scene, Townsville is a diverse and vibrant destination.

Townsville, the largest tropical city in Australia, is known for its year-round sunshine, stunning beaches, and the Great Barrier Reef. The region boasts the Riverway, a riverfront parkland attraction located along the banks of Ross River, and the popular Reef HQ, the world’s largest living coral reef aquarium. A visit to Magnetic Island, just a short ferry ride from the city, offers a blend of rugged nature, stunning bays, and a koala sanctuary.

Tourists love Townsville for its tropical climate, national parks, and marine life.


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Must-see attractions in Townsville include Magnetic Island, The Strand, Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium, Castle Hill Lookout, and the Museum of Tropical Queensland.

Townsville is surrounded by scenic islands and coral reefs, such as Magnetic Island and the Great Barrier Reef, providing opportunities for snorkeling, diving, and exploring diverse marine ecosystems.

Townsville is famous for its access to the Great Barrier Reef, Magnetic Island, and the Strand, a vibrant beachfront promenade.