Natural Attractions

Immerse yourself in the Townsville way of life and discover The Strand, Townsville’s thriving beach foreshore! With a relaxed, yet energetic vibe, The Strand is bursting with activities to excite the whole family. The two and a half kilometre walkway offers spectacular views across to Magnetic Island and is popular for runners, walkers and kids with bikes and scooters. Enjoy the ocean breezes with a meal at one of the restaurants or cafes there. Alternatively treat the whole family to a barbecue or beach picnic.

With a number of fantastic playgrounds and the popular Strand Water Park, The Strand will keep the kids entertained for hours. Take a swim in the ocean or the rock pool, test your balance on a Stand-Up Paddle Board or land on the beach after the adrenalin rush of skydiving!

Enjoy the shade of the palm trees with a good book or grab a gelato and just enjoy the stunning views. For fishing enthusiasts, the jetty is a great spot to cast a line.

At the end of The Strand, discover Jezzine Barracks and uncover the stories of Townsville’s settlement. Learn of the regions significant military and indigenous history and enjoy the outdoor art.

Facilities

Barbeque Beaches & Surf Cafe Canoeing/Kayaking Carpark Coach Parking Cycling Disabled access available Electric Vehicle Charging Point Family Family Friendly Fishing Food and Refreshments History & Heritage International Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet Restaurant Sailing Scenic Drives Shop Showers Swimming Swimming Pool Walk Walks

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The Strand Park Townsville War Memorial

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