Destination: Townsville, Queensland

Basking in more than 300 days of sunshine each year and surrounded by a myriad of natural wonders, Townsville is the perfect place to be this winter. Ideal for families, couples and friends to explore tropical islands, wetlands, the Great Barrier Reef, wet tropics rainforests and a glorious beachfront in warm tropical weather. No matter what your holiday style, Townsville offers you a diverse range of historical, military, outback, island, active and tranquil experiences. 

Begin your exploration in the thriving city of Townsville. Beneath the protective presence of Castle Hill, Townsville City combines federation architecture with sophisticated restaurants, accommodation and shopping like no other regional Queensland city. 

Enjoy alfresco dining, urban street art, coffee along the beachfront, vibrant night life in laneway bars and eateries, boutique shopping and explore the art, culture and entertainment which brings the city to life.

Visit for more information on things to do in Townsville.

Venue: Rydges ,Townsville

23 Palmer Street, South 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 shopping, dining and entertainment.

For more information, visit the Rydges Townsville website here.

Airport Transfers

Townsville Airport is North Queensland’s regional hub, providing connections from capital cities with direct flights servicing Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Cairns and Darwin to outlying North Queensland. The Airport is located to the north of Townsville in the suburb of Garbutt. The Airport is situated on a coastal plain between Rowes Bay and the Bohle River, 5km west of the city centre.

The Townsville City Shuttle service provides pickup and drop off from Townsville Hotels and Airport for all major flights Monday to Friday. For further information, please click here.

Travelling to Townsville

Limited flights depart from Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane and fly direct to Townsville. We recommend delegates secure their flights as soon as possible.

For further information on interstate direct flights and flight times, click here.

Guide to Townsville Weather in September

The average maximum daytime temperature in Townsville in September is a warm 28°C with low heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 17°C. There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 78% of the 12 hours of daylight.


Local Transport

Standard White Taxis

Phone: 131 008