About Charters Towers

Charters Towers is about 135km south-west of Townsville on the Flinders Highway.

Once a thriving gold-rush settlement in the 1870s, Charters Towers is now a much smaller town with magnificent buildings. A highlight of a visit to Charters Towers includes strolling past its facades and reflecting on the grandeur and richness of its gold mining days.

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Charters Towers is about 135km south-west of Townsville on the Flinders Highway.

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