Rowes Bay Sustainability Centre Tour
Learn about sustainable living and discover the hidden secrets of Townsville’s wetlands. Tours at the centre can be facilitated in three locations depending upon the specific learning requirements.
Rowes Bay Sustainability House and Garden: learn how a sustainable home can reduce your environmental impact, save water and energy, and utilise natural resources available on site.
Rowes Bay Wetland and Boardwalk: discover how wetlands are important for protecting our precious reefs. Uncover how technology can be used to understand and learn from our environment, and gain an appreciation of native plants and trees.
Rowes Bay Foreshore: trek the shifting sands of Rowes Bay and learn how coastal dunes are a safeguard against natural disasters.
An informative experience suitable for all ages.
When is the tour?
This tour is available Monday to Friday.
Each session is 1 – 3 hours depending on tour requirements. We cater for up to 2 classes/groups per session.
Where is the tour?
Rowes Bay Sustainability Centre, 56 Cape Pallarenda Road.
Turn onto Cape Pallarenda Road, drive past Mundy Creek Bridge and RSL Nursing Home, and turn left just before the Rowes Bay Sustainability Centre sign. There will be a drop-off point for the bus, where Council Officers will meet you.
What is required?
This tour caters for up to 50 participants including students, teachers and teacher aides.
All tour participants must wear closed-in footwear, sunscreen and a hat. For more information on risk assessment, read our Risk Assessment Form.
Please read the Terms and Conditions prior to confirming your tour booking.