Tourism Information

Townsville in North Queensland, Australia offers a range of diverse experiences.

Townsville has been selected to be recognised as one of the 100 globally listed - Sustainable Top 100 Destinations 2020. Nominations were evaluated by the Sustainable Top 100 Team, country experts and Green Destination Partners, coordinated by Green Destinations.

From the awe-inspiring Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Wet Tropics rainforest to the dirt and dust of the Australian outback, take the time to meet the locals and experience the lifestyle, culture and heritage that make the region so unique.

Head to What's On Townsville to find out what exciting events are taking place.

For more information about holidaying in Townsville visit:

Townsville Maps and Brochures

Drop into the Flinders Square Visitor Information Centre or the Community Information Centre and pick up a variety of guides and brochures about Townsville's unique attractions. From day trips to longer stays, or even a bird-watching outing, the friendly staff will help you discover the very best that Townsville has on offer.

Visit out Facilities and Recreation page for information about:

  • Camping
  • Beaches
  • Parks
  • Libraries and Galleries
  • Pools

Townsville vacation travel guide

For a brief history on Townsville, as well as some great ideas on where to go when you visit, access the Expedia Townsville vacation travel guide on YouTube.