Accommodation at discounted Symposium rates is available when booking through the Symposium registration process only.  
Full payment is required to secure your accommodation booking. This payment will be forwarded to the hotel. Please note all prices are in Australian Dollars.

Please note that any bookings outside of the symposium dates (the symposium dates being in 7 November 2016, out 10 November 2016) will be subject to the hotels availability and best available daily rate. 


Rydges SouthBank Townsville

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23 Palmer Street, South Townsville QLD 4810 
Rydges Southbank Townsville is approximately a 12-15 minute drive from the Townsville Airport. 

Rydges Southbank Townsville sits in the heart of Townsville's foodie precinct on Palmer Street and only a short stroll to the CBD. The Symposium will be held in the Rydges Southbank Convention Centre, located to the right of Rydges accommodation. 

Standard Room (single occupancy): $147 per person per night

Quest Townsville

30-34 Palmer Street, South Townsville QLD 4810 

Quest Townsville is approximately a 11-14 minute drive from the Townsville Airport. Quest Townsville is located directly across the road from Rydges Southbank Townsville (the Symposium venue).

Overlooking the Townsville Yacht Club Marina, these modern apartments are a 13-minute walk from the Reef HQ Aquarium and 1.5 km from The Strand beach. 

Studio Room (King Bed): $136 per room per night

Alternate accommodation options

Accommodation is available at various hotels around Townsville, please note that the below alternate suggestions must be booked direct with the hotel. 

Quest Townsville on Eyre

Grand Hotel Townsville

The Ville Resort - Casino

Beach House Motel

Rowes Bay Beachfront Holiday Park

Mercure Townsville

Orchid Guest House

Holiday Inn

Terms & Conditions

Hotels will be enforcing strict cancellation policies, for any rooms booked over the period of this event, for all cancellations received within 30 days of the event. Therefore, accommodation cancellations may or may not incur fees after 7 October 2016, it is dependent on the hotel's individual group booking policies, Iceberg Events and QPAS 2016 take no responsibility for cancellation fees incurred.

Accommodation cancellations may or may not incur fees; it is dependent on the hotel’s policies. Full payment for your entire stay must be received before accommodation will be confirmed. If payment for your booking has not been received 30 days out from the event, your accommodation booking will be released.