Location & map

The Museum of Tropical Queensland is located at 70-102 Flinders Street, Townsville next door to Reef HQ Aquarium and 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.

Street parking is available directly opposite 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 Ferry terminal and will drop passengers off at the bus stop located outside the museum on the return journey back to the mall.