Townsville - QLD RVFT
Townsville is located halfway between Cape York and Brisbane and lies on the shore of Cleveland Bay. Townsville is a paradise for travellers who desire all the amenities of a big city but also enjoy a relaxed friendly lifestyle tropical weather and easy access around the city. Townsville is surrounded by a diversity of environments with over 100 kilometres of pristine coastline to explore as well as the Great Barrier Reef the Mount Spec National Park rainforest and the rugged bushland of Herveys Range.
Those visiting Townsville have ample short term parking options including Saunders Beach Bluewater Park and Toomulla all of which allow parking for up to 48 hours. Several dump points are located within town and potable water can be obtained from numerous locations.
A must see is Riverway a recreational precinct stretching along 11km of magnificent Ross River frontage that offers walking and bike paths swimming lagoons an art gallery sports stadium and a theatre. Spend time outdoors at the freedom camping areas north of the city and be sure to visit the annual CMCA Dam Fine rally which is held in the first week of July. CMCA members who attend are invited to stay and use the facilities at Dam Park for the week immediately after coinciding with the highly anticipated Townsville 400 V8 Supercar event.
TouristVisitor Information Centre
Flinders Square Flinders St Townsville City
Ph 07 4721 3660 or 1800 801 902
Casual Parking (near retail centre)
Dean St car park in the CBD & Thuringowa Dr
Saunders Beach (48hr) Bluewater Park (48hr) Toomulla (48hr) Rollingstone (48hr) Tooth St Balgal Beach (48hr) please note that no parking is allowed in Justin St Balgal Beach
Ross Dam Kelso Bluewater Bushy Parker Park in Rollingstone Balgal at Tooth St Bohles Little Acre Service Stn 900 Ingham Rd Bohle Black River Stadium 700 Black River Rd
Dam Park Kelso Saunders Bluewater Balgal Bushy Parker Park in Rollingstone
Townsville General 100 Angus Smith Drv Douglas Ph 07 4796 1111 Mater Hospital 21-37 Fulham Rd Pimlico Ph 07 4727 4444
Aitkenvale Family Health Centre 295 Ross River Rd Aitkenvale Ph 07 4725 6060 The Doctors Warburton St Belgian Gardens Ph 07 4781 1111
Casey Dentists 199 Ross River Rd Aitkenvale Ph 07 4725 3324 1300Smiles Ground Floor 105 Denham St Townsville Ph 07 4721 1238
Chemist warehouse 221 Stokes St Ph 07 4771 2348
Foodworks 4 Highrange Dr Thuringowa Central Ph 07 4723 8366 Woolworths Sturt St Ph 07 4772 6677 24 Henry St Ph 07 4722 4000 249 Fulham Rd Ph 07 4779 2795