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Spring School Holiday Guide

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The spring school holidays are upon us! Luckily The Reserve is conveniently located near endless activities perfect for you and your family.

Free Activities 

Castle Hill Lookout

Take a short drive to the scenic Castle Hill Lookout. . Bring along your picnic blanket and food and enjoy the spectacular views of Magnetic Island and the Great Palm Islands. Don’t forget to take your camera with you!

Jezzine Barracks

Explore the historical Jezzine Barracks, an expansive 15-hectare precinct that provides insight into our Aboriginal heritage and military history. This site boasts coastal boardwalks, artistic installations, traditional exhibits, serene parklands, and a breathtaking observation deck. 

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Paid Activities

Museum of Tropical Queensland

Dive into a day of discovery at the Museum of Tropical Queensland. Be amazed by the largest ocean animals in history at the Sea Monsters: Prehistoric Ocean Predators Exhibit starting on September 16 and running through till January. The Museum is open from 9.30am to 4pm.

Billabong Sanctuary

Visit our furry friends at the Billabong Sanctuary. See Australia’s favourite mammals, birds and reptiles living at the sanctuary. It’s a great opportunity to get up close with our amazing native wildlife! 

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