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The Strand

The Strand | North Ward, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 1800 801 902
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US$ 41.92*
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Townsville City Sightseeing Tour
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US$ 525.88*
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60-Minute Palm Island Scenic Helicopter Flight from Townsville
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“water park” (246 reviews)
“gelato” (46 reviews)
“magnetic island” (270 reviews)
The Strand | North Ward, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 1800 801 902
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Reviewed yesterday

from babies to grown ups . you get wet & have fun with its million doller upgrade.townsville show case to the city & the sea!

Thank Rusty W
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Strand is always a buzz with activity and great atmosphere and yet it is so long and roomy there is always a nice quiet place to sit and relax too. Cafes, restaurants, pub, accommodation AND hardly any high rise. It is a beautiful unique...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As a born and bred Townsvillian, how could I not be proud of our beautiful Strand. Something for everyone. Sand, sea, food, refreshments, activities, entertainment, accommodation. Just a special place to visit and relax.👍

Thank E7019ZOjanec
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great place to spend an hour or a day. Something for everyone...solo or family. Take your pick- fish and chips on the beach, breakfast, lunch or dinner at a restaurant, cafe or maybe barbecue yourself at the facilities provided or maybe a drink, coffee,...More

Thank Purplepenny57
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent 2 weeks in a hotel right on the Strand and loved taking our morning and evening walks along the Strand every day. We were really impressed by the maintenance crew who meticulously keep the facility spotless and in best condition for all to...More

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Stand walk was a pleasant stroll. We were here on a Sunday, busy but not long to wait for coffee . Very clean public amenities and the view in any direction was beautiful. Loved the palm trees ....make the perfect " I'm on holidays"...More

Thank Jenni M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is so beautiful , I spend most of my time at home sitting on the balcony enjoying the views to Magnetic and Palm Islands . Do not worry about the floors being spotless as my visitors head straight to the balcony as well ....More

Thank bdeen37
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a walk at night. Beautiful scenery. Nice water park free of charge. Just as lovely during the day

Thank Sandra P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now this is what a beach front should look like. Coffee shops & botiques scattered amongst the strip - I was in my element. Very clean & tidy & the locals were all so friendly & more than happy to redirect me to the best...More

Thank TravelBug778000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the waterpark, always clean and fun. It is kept up to date too, great if you dont want to get sand on you.

Thank Vanda C
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Barbara B
We will be visiting Townsville along our cruise route on the Azamara Quest. How easy is it to get to The Stand from our port? The excursions from our ship are pricey. Can we get to most of the Townsville attractions on our own relatively easily?
20 June 2015|
Response from CountryChick53 |
Hi Barbara B, It is easy to walk from the port to The Strand albeit is time poor it would not cost much for a taxi. Sueanne
Which hotels are closest to the Strand?
7 May 2015|
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Response from heatermoo69 | Reviewed this property |
i recommend the aquarius beautiful views of the strand and magnetic island. only thing is no room service but there are restaurants bars etc close at hand. clean crisp and great views
We is the hook up sites for motor home where
16 March 2015|
Response from Janet J | Reviewed this property |
Hi CharliePaul, Not sure if you are looking for somewhere to stay with a motor home or looking to hire one? If you can give me a bit more information, I am happy to help find out some information for you.