As we get deeper into the Australian winter, it’s to be expected that those from the southern states will make a beeline for Queensland to get their mid-year dose of sunshine. With cities like Townsville and the Gold Coast boasting as many as 300 sunny
We’ve listed major QLD school holidays and term dates to help you plan your year. Get inspired by road trips and short breaks away from the routine. Book your accommodation at ChoiceHotels.com and get the best value for money.
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Many of us are lucky enough to have four fabulous days off across Easter.
It’s the perfect length of time for a classic Aussie short break, and there’s no shortage of great destinations to choose from. Here are five awesome options and a suggested itinerary for
Tropical Townsville in Far North Queensland has plenty to keep visiting gourmets on the go. The local dining scene offers delicious delights to suit every budget
Do you dream of packing up the car and heading off on a road trip to explore beautiful beaches, lush green rain forests and stunning tropical islands? Well that’s exactly what I did with Choice Hotels Australia! Starting my journey in Mackay I mapped out
Queensland, the sunshine state.
And probably the most varying in landscapes in all Australia. Bursting with stunning coastlines, heavenly beaches and a culture unlike any other, it’s an absolute MUST for anyone approaching thirty.
If you like sunshine, you’ll love Townsville. It’s Northern Queensland’s sunniest and
Does 320 days of sunshine a year sound like paradise to you? Then welcome to Townsville, the largest and sunniest city in North Queensland! With all this perfect weather, you're going to want to make the most of it, so here's my ‘Top 5 Experiences’
Part 7 of our Big Things tour of Australia kicks off where we left off in the Queensland town of Richmond where we visited the Riversleigh Fossil Centre and saw a great collection of prehistoric fossils including some big bones.
Diving at the Great Barrier Reef would have to be on the bucket list of every scuba diver in Australia, and probably the world, and the Queensland town of Townsville is located within close proximity of some of the Barrier Reef’s most coveted scuba diving
This holiday destination isn’t only for nature lovers. If you’re more interested in what the town has to offer there are plenty of things to do in Townsville.