Rydges Southbank Townsville

Sitting in the heart of Townsville on Palmer Street, Rydges Southbank Townsville offers business and leisure travellers alike a premium location in the Central Business District close to the Townsville Entertainment & Convention centre, shopping, dining and entertainment. The hotel provides a full range of facilities including the iconic Southbank Grill and Bar and the Southbank Convention Centre.

Our Southbank Convention Centre located next to Rydges Southbank Townsville is ideal for hosting weddings, receptions and banquets, in addition to business meetings, conferences and conventions. Have complete confidence in your next event with flexible spaces and modern equipment, all in a stylish setting.  Three indoor purpose built conference rooms can be opened to create one large space known as The Grand Ballroom, capable of seating up to 350 in a banquet style seating or 500 theatre style. The convention centre also offers a secretariat or organiser retreat room, perfect organisers looking after large events.

Enjoy pre or post event drinks in the grand foyer of the Convention Centre overlooking Palmer Street. With lots of natural light, high ceilings, a purpose built bar & terrace area this space is the place to be.
Or for something different, mingle with the stars as your ceiling in the poolside garden. A board room and an additional separate conference room are also available at the hotel, giving you options aplenty for your next event. Your needs can be met from executive board meetings of 7 people up to conferences of 500 and cocktail parties of 700 with free wifi throughout the venue.

Get a taste of amazing beef from Queensland producers and fresh seafood straight from the reef at the Southbank Bar & Grill at Rydges Southbank Townsville. Offering an unmatched grill selection, complemented by the new bar that opens onto a deck overlooking lagoon pool. Comfortable accommodation with our luxurious Rydges Dream Beds along with a resort style pool and spa, FREE wifi and on site car parking are enhanced by friendly staff, exceptional service and keen attention to detail. In room facilities include 24 hour reception, mini bars, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board and room service. This hotel is the perfect gateway to Magnetic Island and the Great Barrier Reef and only a short stroll to all the key attractions of Townsville

23 Palmer St, South Townsville QLD 4810

+61 7 4726 5265


Room Area(m2) Cocktail Theatre Banquet Cabaret Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Floorplan
Grand Ballroom 430 400 500 350 216
Grand Foyer 0 300 0 100 0
Kingston 130 80 80 70 45
Palmer Boardroom 16 0 0 12 0
Poolside Boardroom 20 0 0 12 0
Portside  90 60 27 40 27
Raffles & Kingston 300 180 145 230 145
Raffles 169 100 100 100 100
Savoy & Kingston 260 150 80 140 80
Savoy 100 60 36 60 36