Things to do in the elegant city of Townsville 

Townsville is Northern Queensland’s major city which boasts a full range of attractions. The once quiet coastal town has transformed into a modern metropolis full of fun activities and spectacular places to visit. 

Enjoy local food and drinks

Townsville is emerging as a foodie hub where you’ll find a host of dining and drinking options. In this small city, you’ll find different types of Mexican delicacies, street food, beers, and tapas. Some of the spots you’re sure to find great dishes and drinks include City Lane & City Arcade, The Courtyard, TapHouse, and Hooch & Fellow.

Billabong Sanctuary 

The family-owned wildlife park is home to several kangaroo species, snakes, koalas, emus, echidnas, and crocodiles. 


 Riverway includes an 11 km walking track where you’ll marvel at the beautiful surrounding scenery, and lagoons with swimming facilities.  

Amazing weather

Townsville has always been the #1 winter destination thanks to the 320 days of sunshine every year. 

If you’re looking for a self -drive vehicle to drive around Townsville as you enjoy the scenic beauty the city has to offer, look no further than Low-Cost Self-Drive. We have a fleet of vehicles from economy to intermediate and mine spec vehicles.  Our self-drive service stands out from the rest as we offer clean and modern vehicles. Inspection of vehicles is done prior to hiring to ensure your vehicle is in top shape. We also offer trailers for luggage and child seats for hire.

We offer the following vehicle types:

  • 5 to 7 seater SUV’s
  • 4WDs
  • Utes
  • People movers
  • Economy vehicles
  • Minivans & mini buses
  • Trucks
  • Mini coaches
  • Mine spec vehicles
  • Popular models like Hyundai, Mitsubishi ASX, and Toyota RAV4

You can use our vehicles for a wide range of purposes including:

  • Moving stuff like personal property, office equipment and event equipment.
  • Staff movements
  • Day trips 
  • Family vacation
  • Replacement van or truck while yours is in the garage. 

Visit our website to book your vehicle hire with us now. 

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