Arkies On Magnetic

Address: 7 Marine Parade, Townsville, Queensland, 4819 , Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 7 Marine Parade, Townsville, is near Gavin Ryan Studio.
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Travel Blogs from Townsville

5-7 January 2015: Magnetic Island

A travel blog entry by iseliner on Jan 07, 2015

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... up waiting for over an hour in the pouring rain for the bus back to the hostel. After we finally got back to the hostel, we spent the rest of the day relaxing in our cabin and hanging out in the hostel bar. It was still raining when we woke up this morning, but the weather luckily improved so we got a couple of hours in the sun before taking the ferry back to Townsville and catching a bus from Townsville to Airlie Beach, which is our next ...

Airlie to Townsville

A travel blog entry by karen.yardley.3 on Nov 19, 2014

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Lunch at the hotel where Australia with Nicole Kidman & Hugh Jackman was filmed. They also stayed there.

Onto Townsville.
Townsville is different, first time we have stayed in a high rise, perhaps the last, as the people above have been pacing up and down and must have moved every piece of furniture. Its just a stopping place for Magnetic Island, but considered the unofficial captital of north Queensland.

Still loving the ...

Magnetic island

A travel blog entry by simbik on Nov 03, 2014

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... little more. We woke up to an organised breakfast at the hostel that we had booked earlier, glad we did as it was a lovely spread and we had the chance to be one on one with the animals. The kids got to hold and play with snakes, lizards and birds and got to cuddle a koala. We took the barge back to the mainland later in the afternoon to hitch up and drive to Airlie beach ...

Townsville & baby #2 turns 8!

A travel blog entry by fivekidscc on Oct 02, 2014

... to salt ocean water and they hated it! Went up to the lookout at Castle Hill which was great. Excellent 360 degree view of the city. Riverway pools and park. A free facility with two huge lagoon pools. Plenty of parkland and right next to a river. Playgrounds and plenty for the kids to do. Had a great day lazing on the green grass watching the big kids have a swim and a ...

Tropical Paradise!

A travel blog entry by dave.hernandez on Sep 14, 2014

8 comments, 44 photos

... of the 3 we had originally planned for - we really enjoyed this little town and we’ll certainly be back - one day!

Stop #5: Lake Tinaroo

From Cooktown we came back south… only because there’s no where else to go unless you want to visit Cape York on very corrugated roads - that will be for another time. As usual, we were undecided as to our next stop and ended up at Lake Tinaroo on the Atherton Tablelands. It’s ...