The delightful historic outback town of Charters Towers, lies just 90 minutes drive west of Townsville. Charters Towers showcases its background as a gold rush town
exemplified by the magnificent array heritage buildings in the town. Charters Towers offers a genuine Australian outback experience.
Visit one of the many friendly outback pups in town, many of which offer live entertainment. There are wonderful farmers markets in Charters Towers and
the surrounding communities, specialising in local fresh produce. See the local gig guide for what's on in Charters Towers. Check out the list for Townsville as well.
A good gig is well worth the drive. See the comprehensive list of local events which provide an opportunity to meet the locals.
Local attractions include: # Charters Towers Visitor Information Centre # Venus Battery # Texas Longhorn Wagon Tours and Safaris # Stock Exchange Arcade # Leahton Park # Charters Towers Historical Tours # Charters Towers Ghost Tours # The World Theatre # Zara Clark Museum # History Museums # Irish Molly's Charters Towers # Lyall's Store.
See What's On in Townsville for yet more fabulous, gigs, events and exciting entertainment options in the region.