Delegate Information


Townsville is located in the tropical north Queensland and has average daily temperatures during winter ranging from 150C to 250C .

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Travelling to Townsville


International flights into Sydney or Brisbane will connect with flights to Townsville. Delegates arriving via Sydney or Brisbane should allow at least 3 hrs between flights as you will need to transit from the international to the domestic terminals to board a connection to Townsville. There are passenger bus/train services between the terminals.


Domestic flights with connections to Townsville depart from every capital city.


Taxis, shuttle buses and hire cars all operate from Townsville Airport. More Information


Visa Information -

Letter of Invitation

  1. Please indicate on your registration form if you require an invitation letter for your visa application or for institute approval.
  2. If your visa application is not successful we will refund your registration.

Conference Venue

Rydges Southbank Townsville

23 Palmer St
Townsville, QLD 4810

+61 74726 5265

Venue Facilities

  • Accommodation on site
  • Restaurant
  • Complimentary wi-fi
  • On-site parking
  • Located in Townsville City so the venue is close various accommodation and restaurant options

Accommodation Options

Close to the venue are various accommodation options all within a few minutes walk of Rydges Southbank.

Information on accommodation options can be viewed at