Townsville Events in 2020

2019 Townsville Events Hit List

19 Jul Townsville Events in 2020

*** Due to the ever changing COVID-19 restrictions the following events are subject to change. Please check with event organisers directly for any amendments or cancellations. ***


Nth Qld Toyota Cowboys versus Manly Sea Eagles
24 July 2020
Queensland Country Bank Stadium

McDonalds Townsville Virtual Running Festival
31 July to 2 August 2020
Townsville (or virtually anywhere!)


North Qld Toyota Cowboys versus Canberra Raiders
1 August 2020
Queensland Country Bank Stadium

> 2020 Townsville Career Expo
3 August 2020
Murray Sports Complex

Cardwell UFO Festival 2020
8 – 9 August 2020
Cardwell Jetty Plaza

> Horn vs Tszyu ‘Rumble on the Reef’
26 August 2020
Queensland Country Bank Stadium

> SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week
27 August – 2 September 2020
Magnetic Island

> Queensland Darts Masters
28 – 29 August 2020
Townsville Entertainment Convention Centre

> Supercars Townsville 400
29 – 30 August 2020
Riverway Oval Townsville


Cape Pallarenda Trail Run 2020
20 September 2020


Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend: Monday, 5 October 2020


> Melbourne Cup Day: 3 November 2020

> Ideal Bride Ultimate Wedding Expo
8 November 2020
Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre

> PBR Australia Grand Final
20 – 21 November 2020
Townsville Entertainment Centre

Events to watch for in 2021

> The Great Island Trek
27 March 2021
Magnetic Island

> Delta Bridge Over Troubled Dreams Australia Tour
29 April 2021
Townsville Entertainment Centre
Tickets on sale now!

> Townsville Expo 2021
Dates TBA

Situated right on The Strand in Townsville, MARINERS NORTH HOLIDAY APARTMENTS has everything you need within easy strolling distance. With an average of 320 days of sunshine per year, it always feels like summer in Townsville and this makes it the perfect place to catch up with friends on a group holiday, enjoy a break with the family or provide an inspiring location for your next corporate trip.  With spectacular ocean views from every apartment, private balconies, full-size kitchens, air conditioning and a wide range of onsite facilities, our accommodation is the perfect base for your dream holiday.

*note that this list was correct at time of publication. Events are subject to change, please check directly with the event organiser.

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Added Value to Your Stay

  • Stay 5 nights or more and receive Free Adventures!*
  • Free return transfers to Magnetic Island or free admission to Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium or free admission to Museum of Tropical Queensland*
  • Free wireless internet
  • Free access to Paul Davis HQ offsite Gymnasium
  • Free admission to Tobruk Olympic Swimming Pool
  • Free tennis court hire