Mount Isa hotels
Mount Isa, Australia
Mount Isa in Queensland, Australia, has a population under 25,000. Cloncurry, the nearest town, is 106 km away, and Alice Springs, with a population of about 25,000, is 670 km away. The city is famous for vast mineral resources, and no tourist would want to miss out on an underground mine tour.
Mount Isa Attractions
- Frank Aston Museum in Mount Isa
- Three-Hour Underground Mine Tour
- Riversleigh Fossil Interpretive Centre
Mount Isa Activities
- Visit Royal Flying Doctor Services, an amazing service performed by a small crew of doctors, nurses and pilots
- Go sailing and barbecuing at the manmade Lake Moondarra
- View Mount Isa from Lookout Hill
Mount Isa Climate
The climate of Mount Isa is hot and semi-arid with annual rainfall of about 411 mm. The area enjoys mild temperatures with low humidity from May to August, as well as hot temperatures with low humidity from September to December and hot temperatures with high humidity from January to April. It is best to visit when temperatures are between 20 and 30ºC.
Getting There & Around
The town is connected to Birdsville, Charlesville and Normanton by Macair. Regular services to Townsville, Longreach and Brisbane are available with Greyhound Australia. There is a rail service between the town and Townsville by Queensland Rail.
A 35-vehicle taxi service is available for Mount Isa and neighbouring places. Isa-curry, a taxi service, carries passengers to the neighbouring Cloncurry and back again.
3 hotels in Mount Isa
Conveniently situated in the city centre, ibis Styles Mt Isa Verona (Previously All Seasons) makes for an ideal base for chic travellers looking for a posh haven while touring Mt. Isa. Tourists in... More
Combining pleasant atmosphere and friendly service, Quality Inn Burke & Wills Mount Isa offers variety of features that will please both business and leisure travellers alike. Set close to the... More