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Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park

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Old Quarantine Station. Photo: NPSR.

Old Quarantine Station. Photo: NPSR.


10 km north-east of Townsville

What's special

Cape Pallarenda was once a quarantine station in the early 1900s and a strategic defence location in World War II. Visitors can walk and ride the Cape Pallarenda Trails to see the World War II structures on the Cape Pallarenda headland.

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Last updated
26 February 2015