Rydges Southbank Townsville
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking hotel
- Room service
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... was blocked, not to mention opening and closing what felt like hundreds of gates into various paddocks. But we were relentless and we got those cows their water and even dodged a red back spider nest when cleaning out on of the troughs.
Whilst me and Steele were sorting out the water and fixing pumps, Loid was mustering and draughting cattle in a paddock that he shared with other cattle owners. He used the River Yards about 30 / 40 kilometers away ...
... Australia and round the world, birds, fish and different types of Coral. There was a great display of butterflies and other creepy crawlers. Next door was the Reef HQ but the cost to go into this was $44.00 so just looked at the shop and a couple of tanks in the shop. The fish are a spotted Barramundi and are a protected. Beautiful ...
Today we left about 11am to drive north to Townsville. The drive took around 4 hours and we were extremely glad of the air con as temperatures hit 34 degrees! We arrived at our Townsville accommodation, Orchid Lodge, at 3pm to find we'd been upgraded to an apartment rather than room which meant we had a kitchen. We spent the next hour catching up on the internet and blasting out the air con as it was still too hot for us ...
... where the Rock Wallabies live. It the only place they're found in the world.
Was another hot walk.
There were loads of wallabies about! They'd eat out of your had, but we're a bit drooly so the food was put on rocks. Plenty of the with joeys in their pouch. Found one that liked to hang around and eat. Drooling everywhere, think he was quite old. He got called Drools.
We spent a while there, but ...
... I had the misguided idea that Cairns was much bigger. Very, very wrong. Townsville is beautiful, well set out, warm, established, growing rapidly and big! Our accommodation isn't the greatest, but for a van park on the outskirts of a city, it is fine. We spent our first day here travelling and having a swim. We took Lily to the Cowboys Leagues Club for a birthday ...