CLOSE TO ALL THE FUN AND LIFESTYLE OF TOWNSVILLE

We are centrally located under ther awesome Castle Hill and only a short walk to the shops, the beautiful award winning Strand by the sea, Jupiters Casino and the Breakwater Entertainment Centre, Children's Water Fun Park (Free, but closed on Tue & Wed),  night markets on The Stand (1st Friday each month), Flinders Mall Cotter's Markets every Sunday and Townsville's famous Flinders Street nightclub strip.  The Queens Gardens are nearby and offer hours of exploration by children and adults.

LOCATION

ATTRACTIONS
EASY TO FIND
GETTING HERE

TOWNSVILLE ATTRACTIONS
Townsville and Region Attractions

Everything you could expect from a tropical Australian city. Townsville offers its visitors access to the outback, rainforest and the reef.

Top Attractions

Reef HQ - The world's largest coral reef aquarium. Walk through the tunnel and view the predators of the deep including sharks, trout, groper and trevally. See the small aqauria containing eels, sea snakes, sea horses and star fish or take the kids to the touch pools for a hands on experience. 
Award Winning Billabong Sanctuary - A fauna park with Australian native animals in their natural surrounds. Highlights of the park include koalas, kangaroos, pythons, crocodiles and cassowaries.  
Heritage Centre - Contains heritage houses furnished to the period. Take a tour of the museum and purchase some souvenirs and handicrafts at the gift shop. 

Castle Hill - Offers magnificent views of Townsville , Magnetic Island and Cleveland Bay.

Drive up or put on your joggers and follow the locals who daily climb the hill either via the road or goat track.

Onmimax Theatre - A unique 18 metre dome screen.  
Flinders Mall Cotter's Market - The largest arts and crafts market in north Queensland featuring farm fresh tropical fruits, vegetables, handcrafted souvenirs, snacks, drinks and plants.  
Anzac Memorial Park - Townsville's premier waterfront park featuring the cenotaph, the Coral Sea Memorial and a commemorative fountain.
 
Maritime Museum of Townsville - Displays of regional, national and international maritime history including ship models, artefacts, photos, paintings, machinery and pearl diving exhibits. 
Jupiter's Townsville Hotel and Casino - Townsville's world class casino featuring games such as roulette, black jack, poker and keno. 
Pallarenda Beach - A popular recreational spot for families, offering the best access to the stone jetty and tracks that lead to the ruins of World War 2 gunning emplacements that sit above Shelley Bay.
 
Town Common - An environmental park featuring open woodlands, seasonal waterbird habitats, coastal scenery, grasslands, mangroves and hillside vine forests.  
Museum of Tropical North Queensland - Opened in June, 2000 features a comprehensive display of the wreck of the Pandora. 
The Strand - Newly developed during 1999, the beach follows the curve of Cleveland Bay. Special features include stinger protected beaches, eateries, playgrounds, watersports, Cliff Gardens waterfall, Kissing Point Rockpool and Centenary Fountain.  
Queens Garden - Townsville's original botanic gardens.
 
The Palmetum - Botanic gardens featuring plants of the Palm Family.  

Magnetic Island - Just 20 mins by ferry from Townsville.

links for more information
http://www.townsvilleonline.com.au/
http://www.mtg.qld.gov.au/
http://www.sunferries.com.au/
http://www.billabongsanctuary.com.au/
http://www.oceandive.com.au/
http://www.adrenalinedive.com.au/
http://www.tropicaldiving.com.au/
http://www.reefhq.org.au/
http://www.coralseaskydivers.com.au/
www.riversidemarine.com.au/carferry
http://www.nqwater.com.au/

 

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EASY TO FIND
Conveniently positioned to
all the top attractions and
fine dining experiences


FLINDERS MALL
THE STRAND
BOTANICAL GARDENS
REEF HQ
CASINO
WATER PARK
BREAKWATER ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE

Taxi and Sunbus at your door, hotels, major shopping,
restaurants and take-away.

It's all right here at Townsville Apartments on Gregory Holiday Units

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Legend for detail map
1 Shopping Centre - Bi-Lo, Subway, Bakery, Chemist, Leonard's, Bottle Shop, Juice Bar
2 McDonald's Restaurant, Video Ezy, Clothes Store
3 Costal Selection Boutique Clothes Store
4 Seaview Hotel and Drive Through
5 Cbar Cafe and Yotz Restaurant on the water
6 Naked Fish Restaurant
Ice Cream Cafe
Kabab
Dominos Pizza
Seafood Take Away
Cafe
7 Ceste Bon Restaurant
Hotel Allen and Drive Through
8 Giardini's Italian Cuisine
Red Rooster
9 New Watermark Restaurant
10 Bowls Club Queens Gardens

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GETTING HERE


Thanks to Townsville Apartments on Gregory's convenient location you'll arrive quickly and easily no matter what your form of travel may be.


Directions at a glance:
If coming from the South, take City/Port Route 16 through city, and onto the Strand area.
If coming from the North on Woolcock Street (Bruce Highway) turn left at McDonalds/Sizzlers corner (Hugh Street)and follow the Alternative Highway 1 Route for about 4 km to the Strand area.

Transportation Services:
Taxi to Airport (3.5 km) $8.50
Taxi to Railway (3.5 km) $8.50
Bus to City (1 km) $1.50
Bus to ferry/cruise terminal (1 km) $1.50
Taxi to city $6.60 (Taxi fares vary according to the time of day. Prices are indicative only).


A short stroll to:
• Safe swimming beaches
• Children’s water & fun park
• Bi-Lo Supermarket
• North Ward Shopping Centre
• Queen’s Gardens
• City Centre and Mall
• Strand Walkway
• Strand Park
• Reef HQ & Imax Theatre
• Tropical Museum of Queensland
• Entertainment Centre & Casino
• Restaurants and take away eateries
• Hotel & bars
• Bus stop and taxi rank


A TOWNSVILLE APARTMENTS ON GREGORY HOLIDAY IS QUICK & CONVENIENT


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