31 days in Townsville North Queensland & Capalaba Itinerary

31 days in Townsville North Queensland & Capalaba Itinerary

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31 days in Townsville North Queensland & Capalaba Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly + Drive:  6​h 15​min
1
Charters Towers
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Ingham
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Mission Beach
— 4 nights
Drive + ferry:  3​h 15​min
4
Magnetic Island
— 4 nights
ferry:  30​min
5
Townsville
— 10 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Capalaba
— 5 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Brisbane

3
nights
Charters Towers

Charters Towers ©
Charters Towers is a town in northern Queensland, Australia. Charters Towers is known for historic sites, shopping, wildlife, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Leahton Park, get engrossed in the history at Assay Room and Mining Museum, contemplate the long history of Towers Hill Lookout and Amphitheatre, and don't miss a visit to Buckland's Hill.

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Brisbane to Charters Towers is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Ingham.

Things to do in Charters Towers

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Charters Towers Venus Gold Battery ©
Charters Towers Venus Gold Battery
Leahton Park ©
Leahton Park
Zara Clark Museum ©
Zara Clark Museum

4
nights
Ingham

Ingham ©
Ingham is a town and locality in the Shire of Hinchinbrook, North Queensland, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Ingham side-trips: Lucinda (Absolute North Charters & Lucinda Jetty). Spend the 2nd (Tue) exploring nature at Broadwater National Park. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Wallaman Falls, make a trip to Mercer Lane Mosaic, look for all kinds of wild species at TYTO Wetlands, and take in the exciting artwork at TYTO Regional Art Gallery.

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Getting from Charters Towers to Ingham by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Mission Beach.

Things to do in Ingham

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lucinda
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Wallaman Falls ©
Wallaman Falls
Absolute North Charters ©
Absolute North Charters
Jourama Falls ©
Jourama Falls

4
nights
Mission Beach

Mission Beach ©
Gracing the coast along the Coral Sea, Mission Beach is a collection of villages that merged into one city.
Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Djiru National Park. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mission Beach, hike along Kennedy Walking Track, take the plunge with a skydiving experience, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mission Beach trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Ingham to Mission Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Magnetic Island.

Things to do in Mission Beach

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Golden Gumboot
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Mission Beach ©
Mission Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours
Skydiving

4
nights
Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island ©
Magnetic Island is known for nature, wildlife, adventure, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Magnetic Island Forts Walk, tee off at Magnetic Island Country Club, explore the striking landscape at Balding Bay, and look for gifts at Arcadia Store.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Magnetic Island trip maker tool .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Mission Beach to Magnetic Island in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. July in Magnetic Island sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Townsville.

Things to do in Magnetic Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Geoffrey Bay ©
Geoffrey Bay
Fishing Charters & Tours
Magnetic Island National Park ©
Magnetic Island National Park

10
nights
Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Spend the 15th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at The Strand, look for all kinds of wild species at Billabong Sanctuary, trek along Castle Hill, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find out how to plan a trip to Townsville, use our trip itinerary maker.

Townsville is just a short distance from Magnetic Island. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Capalaba.

Things to do in Townsville

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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The Strand ©
The Strand
Castle Hill
Castle Hill
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Capalaba

Capalaba ©
Capalaba is a suburb in Redland City, Queensland, Australia.The suburb has large shopping and commercial centres with two malls and a major bus station, as well as light industrial zones surrounded by bushland and residential streets, making it the second most populous suburb in the Redlands. Explore Capalaba's surroundings by going to Planet Commando (in Yatala) and Beenleigh Historical Village & Museum (in Beenleigh). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Wynnum Esplanade, stroll around Wellington Point Jetty and Park, do a tasting at Sirromet Wines, and buy something for everyone on your list at Westfield Garden City.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Capalaba trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Townsville to Capalaba. Traveling from Townsville in July, things will get slightly colder in Capalaba: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Capalaba

Parks Fun & Games Wildlife

Side Trips

Wellington Point, Mount Cotton, Mount Gravatt, Wynnum Esplanade, Planet Commando
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Venman Bushland National Park ©
Venman Bushland National Park
Bacchus Brewing Co. ©
Bacchus Brewing Co.
Planet Commando ©
Planet Commando