Tourism Information

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

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.

The options are endless and rest assured it is both the journey and the destination that make the Townsville region so spectacular. Make sure you pack your bathers, sunscreen and a sense of adventure - they are essential for your Townsville region discovery.

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Townsville Maps and Brochures

Drop into the Townsville Bulletin 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

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

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.