East Coast Australia - Townsville to Mission Beach (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Townsville to Mission Beach chapter from Lonely Planet’s East Coast Aus-tralia guidebook.

Spread out between the tourist darlings of Cairns and the Whitsunday Islands, this less-er-known, rainforested stretch of quiet, palm-edged beaches is where giant endangered casso-wary graze for seeds, and koalas nap in gum trees on turquoise encircled islands.

  • launch to the quintessential tropical Queensland escape of Dunk Island
  • maps
  • veer wildly around white-water bends on Tully River
  • transport
  • search for the shy platypus in the winding trails of Paluma Range National Park
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Townsville & Around, Magnetic Island, Ingham & Around, Cardwell, Hinchinbrook Island, Tully, Mission Beach, Dunk Island, Innisfail & Around.

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