Like most cities in Queensland, Townsville has a tropical climate. This means hot humid summers and warm winters. If you're travelling between October to April, make sure to bring sunscreen and plenty of water. Prepare for your self-drive holiday with our Australian Camping Checklist
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The summer holidays are between the third week of December to the third week of January. Students also get two weeks off per term, in early April, late June and late September.
In Queensland, the Queen's Birthday is celebrated on the first weekend of October while Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday of May. Easter Sunday is also observed. Know more about Australian Public Holidays .
Winter is exceptional in Townsville, since the days are still warm and the evenings are always cool. The weather is at its best between May to September. Don't forget to bring some warm clothes and make early reservations on a motorhome and your campground stay for your trip. MyDriveHoliday has the best vehicles in Townsville Campervan Hire as well as a list of great Caravan Parks.