Townsville Convention Centre upgraded

Rydges Southbank Townsville has completed a renovation of it’s Convention Centre, featuring four new-look conference and event spaces.

The Convention Centre offers a selection of flexible areas including joint rooms, balconies, a new foyer, ballroom, and various boardrooms.

“Following an investment in substantial upgrades, we are very pleased to unveil the new Rydges Southbank Convention Centre, which will provide state-of-the-art conferencing facilities for local and interstate guests alike,” Rydges Southbank Townsville general manager, Stephen Ratcliffe said.

“We can accommodate all event requirements, from board meetings to large conferences and cocktail parties in the Grand Ballroom.”

The centre has been kitted out with new technology, including AV equipment, projection screens, and free wifi.

Dining options include the hotel’s Southbank Bar & Grill, led by Executive Chef James Quinn, which complements the Food and Beverage packages available at the Convention Centre.

The adjoining hotel, Rydges Southbank, offers 98 rooms for event guests choosing to extend their stay, with a 24-hour reception, pool and spa.

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