Duration: 3 Days
Day 1: Townsville
Townsville Watersports: Discover the hidden gem that is Cleveland Bay by Jetski. Inaccessible by land with no connecting roads, this largely untouched natural wonder will make you feel the vastness of its beauty. Cut off from civilisation you would be forgiven for thinking you're a world away. Cleveland Bay is home to some amazing marine life. While riding your Jet Ski you may encounter species such as Sea Turtles, Dugongs, Porpoises and Dolphins. Whales can also be spotted in the cooler months as they migrate past Cape Cleveland
The Strand: Take a stroll down The Strand – Townsville’s beach promenade. Enjoy the swimming enclosures, kids Water Park or sit back and soak up the sun at Townsville’s award winning beach.
Day 2: Great Barrier Reef
Adrenalin Snorkel and Dive: Immerse yourself in one of the world's most spectacular natural wonders and discover a pristine underwater wonderland. The central section of the Great Barrier Reef has less boating traffic and impact from human activity, giving snorkelers and divers a truly breathtaking experience. Follow schools of marine life weaving through the vibrant coloured corals which fill the ocean floor, find nemo hiding amongst anemones and cruise alongside rays and turtles. Throughout the experience you'll discover how the reef is managed, what makes it such an incredible place and all about creatures which call it home. Take away lifetime memories and discover this majestic world that offers a guaranteed wow factor. NOTES: tours to the Great Barrier Reef depart with Adrenalin Snorkel and Dive on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays.
Day 3: Wallaman Falls
**Note: Car hire required for this day of the itinerary
Self-Drive: You'll be amazed when you stand in front of Wallaman Falls, Australia's highest permanent single drop waterfall, located in Girringun National Park. In between the forest clad ridge tops and rainforest lined gullies and creeks, Wallaman Falls stands at 268 metres. Experience the beauty of World Heritage listed rainforest and spectacular gorge views on one of the short walking tracks near the falls.
Insider Tip: Stop into a local deli at Ingham and stock up food for a picnic at the Wallaman Falls lookout