Uncover a vibrant and bustling city
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.
Things to do
Underwater wonderlands, interactive family fun and a collection of trails and tracks waiting to be explored, Townsville is brimming with activities to excite every travel style.
Where to Stay
Accommodation available ranges from luxury apartment complexes to hotels, motels, motor inns, self-contained apartments, bed and breakfasts and budget accommodation.
Enjoy a full line up of events all year round. Challenge yourself in a sporting event, sing along at a local music festival or bask in the sun during Magnetic Island Race Week.