The Strand, Townsville

4.8
An important part of Townsville's history since the city was founded in the mid-19th century, The Strand is a long strip of the shore featuring a jetty, a recreational park, restaurants, cafes, and swimming pools. Recently named Australia's cleanest beachfront, the area hosts frequent festivities, fireworks displays, and art exhibitions. Consider checking out the city-sponsored program that highlights the area's many recreational options. You can choose to do one or all of the activities, including barbequing, swimming, cycling, skating, jogging, surfing, or diving. The program's events are popular with visitors and locals alike. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to The Strand and many more Townsville attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Townsville trip planning app .
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  • Great walking path with a fabulous view and lots of interesting things along the way. Magnetic island, beach, grass, exercise equipment and a fabulous children’s playground. Also lots of good restaura...  more »
  • Such a beautiful area along the coast line, with views across to Magnetic Island. Abundant seating and expansive grassed areas and activities for children. Many people walking their dogs along the boa...  more »
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