- a seaport on the E coast of Queensland, in E Australia.
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"I shall be leaving Townsville to-day, I find," she said politely.Chinkie's Flat and Other Stories
It was held in a house at the foot of Castle Hill, in Townsville.
On my arrival in Townsville I found the wet season was not yet over.
But it may be of interest to hear that Townsville claims one distinction.The Pacific Triangle
That was Townsville, the new settlement where money was to be made.Missing Friends</p>
- a port in E Australia, in NE Queensland on the Coral Sea: centre of a vast agricultural and mining hinterland. Pop: 119 504 (2001)