About Townsville

Townsville North Queensland boasts reefs and rainforest, islands andoutback, rivers and rainforest, history and heritage – all within a short drive of one of Northern Australia’s largest city centre. 

Townsville North Queensland is the events capital of northern Queenlsand . With a population approaching 240,000, Townsville North Queensland is a vibrant region. The commercial hub of the region is the city of Townsville which has more than 800 accommodation and dining outlets, over 1,400 retailing outlets destinations with a focus on being unique to Northern Queensland, over 3,500 hotel rooms*, spectacular and diverse events and entertainment and a wide range of attractions and tours.

The extended Townsville North Queensland region consists of Townsville, Magnetic Island, Charters Towers, Palm Island, the Burdekin and Hinchinbrook. With a strong economic base and diverse industry sectors, Townsville North Queensland offers great industry linkages and learning opportunities for conferencing and trade delegates. Events can leverage renowned academic professionals and key industry leaders based in the region, as well as opportunities to discover industry-leading research centres, projects and operations.

With spectacular Queensland weather, contemporary and unique conferencing and event venues, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs, incentive programs and world-class attractions and dining on offer, Townsville North Queensland will leave a lasting impression for your next event.

Townsville North Queensland Average Temperatures

Townsville North Queensland Average Days of Rain

Source: Bureau of Meteorology December 2016

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