"Platypus Spotting" Top 5 Page for this destination Mackay by northeast80
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I took the Greyhound from Arlie Beach to Mackay, the stop was quite a walk from the coach stop, well it was in the heat and with a huge ruck-sack and full green bag.
I stayed in Mackay for around three nights at the YHA, one day I did a platypus spotting tour which as great, more than just a trip to see them, I also met up with a friend I'd met in Cairns so we deceded to keep on travelling.
That's a huge thing I learnt from my travel, to not plan ahead; I'd bought a coach ticket from Cairns to Sydney and hardly used it at all from Cairns to Brisbane.
I'd love to go back and see a bit more, the platypus trip gave me just a taste for the landscape around, and looking at other VT-ers pages too shows how there's a lot more to see around here.
I booked my tour through the Larrikin Lodge YHA, costing AU$59. We left at 11.30am and passed by the sugar cane... more travel advice
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