You'll find the Museum of Tropical Queensland at 70-102 Flinders Street, Townsville. Located in the heart of the city, the museum is walking distance from The Strand, Palmer Street and Flinders Street Mall.

On Foot

The museum is approximately a 10 minute walk from Flinders Mall.

Walk east down Flinders Street until arriving at the museum. 


Head east down Flinders Street, follow the signs at the round-about to the museum.

Paid street parking (on street and a private Wilson carpark) is available directly opposite the museum.

Free parking is available along the Strand, just a few minutes walk from the museum.

Public Transport

Catch the Sunbus 1A from the main bus stop on the corner of Flinders Mall and Stokes Street. 

This bus 1A departs at regular intervals from the mall to the Sealink Terminal and will drop passengers off at the bus stop located outside the museum on the return journey back to the mall.