Itara Apartments accommodation is based in the heart of the Ross River precinct in Townsville, QLD. The only self-contained apartment style holiday accommodation in the region, Itara Apartments can cater for any traveller regardless of your needs or budget.
Townsville Tourist and Lifestyle Village invites you to stay with us and experience Townsville, North Queensland's vibrant, exotic, tropical city.
With its relaxed and friendly atmosphere and close proximity to all areas of town, Townsville Tourist and Lifestyle Village offers quality accommodation as well as caravan & camping sites to suit the most discerning traveler. It is an ideal and affordable destination conveniently located minutes from major attractions, shopping and dining, sporting facilities, the university and hospital, yet boasts an attractive and tranquil setting all set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.
Come and experience the city of Townsville and its fabulous attractions, whilst enjoying our clean and wonderful facilities. You can choose to stay overnight or weekly in our well-appointed self-contained cabins or caravan sites. Our accommodation has been designed to cater to all needs and budgets. We are pet friendly too!
Lake Ross stores over 200000 million litres of water and supplies up to 80 per cent of the region's potable water supply. The dam wall stretches 8.3 kilometres across the Ross River flood-plain (longest in the Southern Hemisphere) providing an additional flood mitigation benefit to the downstream community.
In recognition of its habitat values, Lake Ross is listed as a Wetland of National Significance. The extensive shallow margins of the lake provide habitat for a diversity of water birds. The lake is also surrounded by thousands of hectares of unspoilt open savannah teeming with wildlife. Over 220 species of bird have been recorded on or around the lake to date....
Thuringowa extends over an area of 4000 square kilometres and today is a thriving area offering art exhibitions, theatres and performance, swimming lagoons, sporting venues, dining and shopping and plenty of options for family entertainment and fun!
The Riverway precinct located in Thuringowa offers a dynamic combination of residential, commercial, cultural, sports and leisure activities. The precinct provides an exciting environment to enjoy a variety of water based and waterfront activities. With two huge swimming lagoons, the Riverway Arts Centre, Pinnacles Gallery, the Riverwalk, public art, village spine, restaurant, and parklands, there truly is so much to explore.
Thuringowa's main dining precinct is known as Cannon Park. Cannon Park is a lifestyle centre including a six screen cinema complex and a fantastic selection of cafes and restaurants. Located diagonally across from Willows Shopping Centre on Hervey Range Road and Riverway, it also houses Townsville's only Kingpin Bowling Lounge and laser skirmish and is nearby to a roller skate rink and indoor sports complex. ...
Pinnacles Gallery is a dynamic art space committed to offering a diverse exhibition program with a strong community focus. Pinnacles Gallery is located in Townsville's premier Riverway precinct in Thuringowa, providing a perfect backdrop for you to enjoy local and touring exhibitions of visual arts, craft, social history and more.
Once you have browsed the latest exhibition, take a swim in Riverway lagoon, stroll along the riverfront under the shade of the large rain trees or catch a performance at the Riverway Arts Centre.