Holiday Inn Townsville
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Refrigerator in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Room service
- Conference facilities
- Business Services
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Travel Blogs from Townsville
Picked up car and Richard drove down to Townsville, very hot and a few forest fires to be seen. Roads are not too busy here with everybody obeying the speed limit. Road trains seem to power along. Stopped off a few times and eventually found somewhere to eat. Arrived in Townsville and walked around.
... a trip to the Great Barrier Reef. One thing led to another, and a couple of hours later we had sorted out what we were going to do for the next month. We were planning to do everything ourselves, and cut costs by trying to couch surf. The guy that helped us, a funny American called Darrell, ended up convincing us we could do more stuff and still stay in our budget. He better be bloody right!! We ended up badgering him quite a lot about little bits and bobs for the forthcoming trips. ...
... raking! Derek and I became rake masters as most of the resort and sanctuary has sand/dirt walkways that all had to be raked everyday or every few days. Luckily for us we had a great crew of employees and other volunteers to work with and they all quickly became our family. In addition to the volunteering, Derek was also offered paid work at the resort bar, which we were very thankful for. When not at work, we were usually off exploring other parts of the ...
... up some groceries before heading back to camp for the afternoon. The kids had a quick swim in the pool but it was "freezing" so they reverted to fishing, riding their bikes and watching DVDs. While I pottered around at our site, everyone else went to watch the fish and eel feeding which they do daily. I went for a late afternoon ride with ...
... were leaving in the morning so we were given the car rental voucher. The prize was ideal considering the two of us had already planned to do the following day and it saved us almost $50! We felt kind of guilty considering we had answered about two questions between the pair of us all night but the others were more than happy to drink all the beer as we headed back to our room after a successful evening! So the next morning we rented our little open top car ...