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Drill Hall Studio

Drill Hall Studio is a contemporary art gallery housed within an early 20th-century military drill hall. The gallery showcases some outstanding and unique pieces of art by local and regional artists that include beautiful paintings, intricate sculptures, handmade accessories, jewelry, clothing, ceramics and much more. They also offer a variety of art classes and seminars to cater to every artistic interest. This gem of a gallery, located in the heart of the city, is easily accessible and is definitely a must visit when in the North Ward.

Army Museum North Queensland

Showcasing Australian military history, the Army Museum North Queensland, is a great place for those who want to catch a glimpse of a slice of local history. Visitors to the museum can understand the role, functions and past missions of Australian military men and women beginning from the Colonial Era to present day operations. Exhibits pertaining to Australia’s military contributions to the world wars, disaster relief, and civil wars are some of the more prominent displays. You can also know more about the stories and personal lives of prominent, local military personnel. If you are a military buff, then a visit to the Army Museum North Queensland certainly won't let you down.

Umbrella Studio

Umbrella Studio is nestled in the heart of the city and is an exceptional contemporary art gallery. On display are paintings, pottery, sculptures, prints, photographs, and much more by extremely talented local and national artists. The exhibitions are very well curated and change frequently making every visit o the gallery unique. The staff really love what they do and if you're an art enthusiast, they are more than happy to show you around and indulge in some light artsy banter. Don't miss out on a visit to the Umbrella Studio when in the city.

Anderson Park

Spread over 25 acres (10.117 acres), the Anderson Park featuring plants from the dry tropics is one of the largest of its kind in the country. Visitors to the gardens can catch a glimpse of everything from bamboos and conifers to palm trees and cycads. As for the plant species, the park is home to Cascading Bean, Australian Fan Palm and Sacred Lotus. The park also boasts of facilities like picnic areas and spacious greens for concerts and other cultural events. If you want to check out gorgeous botanical plants, picnic under the shade of palm trees, or simply drop by for a local event, then Anderson Park is the place to be.

Magnetic Island

Spread over 52 square kilometers (20.077 square miles), Magnetic Island is a gorgeous mountainous island that is a must-visit during your stay in the city. With its splendid location in the Coral Sea and with only about 2000 permanent residents, the island offers visitors the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of a city. Besides offering scenic locales, the island is also known for its expansive national park and bird sanctuary. Visitors can also spend their time climbing Mount Cook, the highest point on the island, exploring nooks and corners of the island via the numerous walking trails, or catch a glimpse of koalas and varied marine life that includes everything from blue marlins and mackerels to coral trouts and sea perches. If you want to go for an interesting day picnic or short weekend trip then Magnetic Island will not let you down.

The Palmetum

Spread over 17 acres (6.88 hectares), The Palmetum features one of the largest collection of palm trees in the country. Visitors to the gardens can catch a glimpse of everything from 60 different kinds of palm trees to more than 200 species of other plants and trees like mango trees and livistona saribus. The on-site lagoon also adds to the scenic beauty of The Palmetum. The park also boasts of facilities like picnic areas, drinking fountains and a parking space for caravans. If you want to check out gorgeous botanical plants, picnic under the shade of palm trees, or simply take in the fresh air, then The Palmetum is the place to be.

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