Productive meetings and memorable weddings flourish at our Rydges Southbank Convention Centre and Hotel

The Townsville function rooms our Convention Centre next to Rydges Southbank Townsville are ideal for hosting weddings, receptions and banquets, in addition to business meetings, conferences and conventions. Our friendly team are available to assist you with every planning detail and your guests will appreciate our proximity to Townsville central business district and Townsville Airport plus a variety of local attractions including, Reef HQ, Museum of Tropical Queensland, Cotters Markets, and The Strand. From your base at Rydges Southbank Townsville on lively Palmer Street explore tropical North Queensland from the Billabong Sanctuary to picturesque Magnetic Island.

Townsville function rooms at Rydges Southbank Townsville and Southbank Convention Centre offer flexible spaces and modern equipment in a stylish setting. We will meet your needs from executive board meetings of 7 people up to conferences and cocktail parties of 500 in our Grand Ballroom with FREE WI-FI throughout the venue. The cross-cube buffet stations are a work of art for any conference lunch or buffet. The functional pieces comprise of stunning glass and polished steel frames which help reinforce the dining experience offered for all Townsville events.

Rydges Southbank Townsville and Southbank Convention Centre’s team of seasoned professionals are ready to ensure all events go off without a hitch and are productive. Our team is happy to assist with all aspects of your event, from catering to decorations, and tailor any package to suit your needs and budget.

Overnight accommodation is available at Rydges Southbank Townsville in our stylish rooms with FREE WI-FI throughout the hotel and Rydges Dream Beds for the best nights sleep. Guests will appreciate the modern amenities, 24-hour reception, pool and spa, and on-site parking. Join us in the Southbank Bar & Grill and sample the best of local Queensland produce or relax with colleagues for coffee or an ice-cold drink.

Here are a few of the amenities you and your attendees will enjoy when you book with us:

  • Flexible space with various options for setup
  • Event catering available
  • Spacious breakout areas
  • Theming and entertainment available upon request
  • Pre and post conference activities
  • Personalised menus
  • Pads, pens, mints and ice water on tables
  • Natural light
  • FREE WI-FI access
  • Additional audio and visual equipment and presentation aids available upon request

To book your next Townsville function contact our friendly team on [email protected].

Book Rydges Townsville Meetings & Events and receive up to $1000 at Oroton. Contact Rydges Townsville for terms & conditions.


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Our Venues

Room/space Area Ceiling height Square metres Banquet capacity Banquet with dancefloor Cocktail cap. Classroom cap. Boardroom cap. Theatre cap. U-shape cap.
Poolside Boardroom 6m x 3.5m 2.5m 20m2 12 N/A N/A N/A 12 N/A N/A
Grand Ballroom 13m x 33m 4.5m 430m2 340 300 250 216 N/A 400 N/A
Kingston 13m x 10m 4.5m 130m2 70 50 80 45 30 80 27
Portside 8.5m x 10.5m 2.5m 90m2 40 30 60 27 24 60 24
Raffles 13m x 13m 4.5m 169m2 100 80 100 100 35 150 35
Raffles + Kingston 13m x 23m 4.5m 300m2 230 200 180 145 N/A 240 50
Savoy 10m x 10m 4.5m 100m2 60 40 60 36 20 60 21
Savoy + Kingston 13m x 20m 4.5m 260m2 140 120 150 80 N/A 140 50
Raffles & Savoy Balconies 12m x 5m 2.5m 60m2 30 N/A N/A N/A 20 N/A N/A
Palmer Boardroom 3m x 4m 2.5m 16m2 8 N/A N/A N/A 8 N/A N/A
Tropical Poolside Garden 13m x 13m N/A 120m2 40 N/A 70 N/A N/A 40 N/A