Mudgeeraba

Mudgeeraba

Mudgeeraba Yungambeh people: (place of sticky soil) This town is a bit of a tongue twister but the once you wrap your mouth around the name, it’s well worth a visit (say it with me – mud-ja-ree-bar.) This is a pretty village, which skirts the fringes of the Gold Coast and sits patiently at the…

Sarina

Sarina

Sarina Birri Gubba people At the foothills of the Connors Range south of Mackay, Sarina is a beacon of unspoilt beauty. While a thriving business area bursting with country hospitality, Sarina has retained much of its natural charm, with many serene beachside communities popular for fishing, prawning, boating and picnicking. If your avian passions need…

St Lawrence

St Lawrence

St Lawrence Barna Barada people St Lawrence is situated approximately 155km south of Mackay and is one of the oldest towns on the coast; its demure is firmly linked to its historical beginnings which are well seen about the town. The township was established originally to service a major port facility which is no longer…

Thuringowa

Thuringowa

Thuringowa Bindal and Wulgurukaba people Thuringowa takes its name from a city that once sat adjacent to Townsville. Having merged with Townsville in 2008, the suburb of Thuringowa Central now thrives as a commercial hotspot within greater Townsville. While there are many things to do, both well documented and clandestine, a trip to the Riverway…