There's so much to do in our little town of Ingham!
If you're visiting our little slice of paradise, here's our locals guide of all the places you need to put on your list! From hiking magnificent waterfalls, tropical islands surrounded by clear blue waters, our popular sandy beaches or a stroll down the main street indulging in the cuisines or local businesses- we've got all the best spots for you!
Whether you're an adventurer at heart or the kind who just wants to relax, we have the top spots for you to visit while you're exploring our home!
Our hometown of Ingham is often referred to as the Southern Gateway to Tropical QLD, located just over an hour's drive north of Townsville, the Hinchinbrook region is encompassed with wet tropics.
Our shire is surrounded by ancient tropical rainforests, rugged tropical islands and the Great Barrier Reef.
We are also the home of Australia's highest single drop waterfall, Wallaman Falls and the departure point of the iconic wild Hinchinbrook Island.
We have a little bit of everything in Hinchinbrook- the wilderness, culture, gourmet local food, history, world class fishing & the most glorious beaches with sunsets like nowhere else in the world.
We really are living the dream up here!
Our Visitor Information Centre has a variety of local brochures & books on everything you can do while holidaying with us!
Snorkel on the reef, book a charter boat to catch barra's, birdwatch at Tyto & take in the scenery of the Wetlands, enjoy a cold beer at the pubs, a hike to the base of Wallaman Falls waterfall, the swimming holes in our national parks, treat yourself to our Italian gourmet deli goods, browse the gorgeous boutiques which fill our town with fashion, homewares & heaps of other goods.
We are a small country town where the community is kind, the beer is cold & you never leave hungry.
So visit us when planning your next getaway!
Check out 'The Hinchinbrook Way' website online for heaps more info on our beautiful attractions or the Hinchinbrook Visitor Information Centre for all the advice, tips & tricks you need to know.