There’s no denying Queenslanders love a road trip – and whether it’s heading to the beach for a long weekend, hiring a motorhome for a family getaway or exploring somewhere off the beaten track in a 4WD – Townsville North Queensland has you covered!
Experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef, the awe of the Outback or the cool curiosities of the rainforest – all within driving (and some boating) distance. We’ve done the planning with road trip itineraries to satisfy the day trip diehard, or those with the pent-up desire to adventure further.
So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags, fill up your tank, and buckle up – the open roads are calling!
Explore the Burdekin
1 - 3 Days
Ayr, Home Hill, Alva Beach
Explore Charters Towers
1 - 3 Days
Charters Towers, Ravenswood
Mackay, Burdekin, Townsville, Magnetic Island, Hinchinbrook, Innisfail
Mackay, Whitsundays, Magnetic Island, Orpheus, Hinchinbrook
Lovers of Luxury
Orpheus Island, Townsville, Paluma, Hinchinbrook
Townsville, Magnetic Island, Paluma
Tick the Bucket List
Magnetic Island, Hinchinbrook, Burdekin