Seagulls Resort on the Seafront
Travel Blogs from Townsville
... and Torre Straight people known as the aboriginals in Australia. It was noticeable that there was a big community of aboriginal descendants living in Townsville. The centre was really interesting, learning about the tribes and what happrned after white folk settled in oz. there was some beautiful art work up in the gallery too. We took a trip up Denham street, which just had to be done! Scott was in his element we took lots of photos for the ...
... tin roof. A much tougher life for sure. They were masters of recycling though and making do with what they had. The crates stacked together and dressed simply with fabric to form Dad's armchair. Crates stacked to make kitchen cupboards; even inserting the kero boxes with rudimentary handle for drawers. It was a reminder of the basic lifestyle they would have lived. A simpler existence. We were too busy talking with and listening to Roy to think about photos, so none for ...
When we were staying at Townsville we went to Magnetic Island. We had to catch a boat to the Island, the boat ride to Magnetic Island took about twenty minutes to get there. We left the pier at 9.00, the boat was pretty slow at the start, it got a little faster once we came out of what was a bit like a sea channel. On the boat ride to ...
... the city and is giant 286 metres red rock. You get terrific views of the city, Cleveland Bay and Magnetic Island.
We also managed to get a walk in along The Strand which stretches about 2.5 Kms along Cleveland Bay. Great views of Magnetic Island. The Strand is looking much better than it did when we were last here two years ago. They were doing major works on the beach and The Strand. These works are all completed and The Strand and the beach look great.
... I really liked it. It's long but I think it's worth the watch, even if you just pay attention long enough to check out Hugh Jackman dumping water all over his body ;). The first night we got here there were bar wars at the bar, so we made a team and competed in little competitions like dizzy bat, blowing up a balloon til it popped while its between someone's legs, putting a bucket on a persons head with anything but hands, and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking