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Hinchinbrook Heritage Walk
Hinchinbrook in the Townsville North Queensland Region
Ingham Townsville North Queensland
Map of Hinchinbrook Heritage Walk
Multiple locations
Ingham
Queensland 4850 Australia

Hinchinbrook Heritage Walk
Ingham, Hinchinbrook Area

Free Entry

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Description

Ingham, a large, tropical town of gardens on the Herbert River, is set apart from other sugar centres of the north by its distinctive Mediterranean flavour - a legacy of an influx of Italians, Basques and Spaniards who migrated in the twilight of the nineteenth century to work in the canefields.

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The "Hinchinbrook Heritage Walk" is a concept that allows locals and visitors alike to walk and drive around the townships of Ingham and Halifax to gain some insight into the rich heritage of these two townships. At each designated heritage site, there is a sign post illustrating the historical significance of the particular site.

The designated heritage sites within the Shire are Shire Hall, Lee's Hotel, Old Ingham Cemetery, Memorial Gardens, East Ingham Hotel, Ingham Decorating Service, Italian Hospital, Noorla Hotel, The Station Hotel, Victoria Mill and Church, Halifax Police Station, Mafeking Tree, Herbert River Museum and Gallery, New Ingham Cemetery.

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Property Details

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking

Other Information

General Comments

Located 220 kilometres south of Cairns, 111 kilometres north of Townsville and 1,482 kilometres from Brisbane.


Free Entry


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