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Bowen Attractions

Big Mango: The BIG Mango is located at the Bowen Visitor Information Centre, 4 km south of Bowen. The BIG mango represents the delicious fruit which carries the name sake of the town "Bowen Mango".

Bowen Historical Museum: from the Catalina Flying Boats, to the unbelievable story of James Morrill and his courageous story of survival, all of Bowen's history can be retraced at the Bowen Historical Museum.

Lookouts: It's no surprise that Bowen's lookouts are nothing short of spectacular. The view from Flagstaff Hill, is said to be one of the best sea views in Queensland. From here you can see all of Cape Edgecumbe bay, the North Island Lighthouse, and the other Whitsunday bays and islands.

Mullers Lagoon: is one of Bowen's most beautiful spots. Mullers Lagoon is 23.57 hectares of picturesque parkland in the centre of town, which has been turned into a superb botanical gardens and wetlands habitat. The picnic area which provides free BBQ's creates a relaxing place to eat, relax, and watch the feathered residents that call this lagoon home.

Murals: the 24 historical murals proudly displayed throughout Bowen's streets, depict the diverse history from the town's early settlement to present day. Visitors to Bowen may like to join the Mural Tour Group on Wednesday mornings, which takes you through the streets of Bowen for a fascinating tour of the murals.


Dive the Great Barrier Reef


Reef Fish