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TOWNSVILLE

QUEENSLAND

RESORT — CASINO

S i r L e s l i e T h i e s s D r i v e , To w n s v i l l e

Visit| stockland.com.au/kensington W the-ville.com.au

T 07 4722 2333

130a Takalvan Street, Kensington, Queensland 4670

E tsvl.reser vations@the-ville.com.au


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You’ve arrived A tropical paradise awaits outside your window and a world of dining, leisure and entertainment beckons. The Ville Resort-Casino has been an icon of North Queensland since 1986. A recent $44 million redevelopment has transformed the beloved hotel and casino into a luxury resort and the region’s premier entertainment, dining and events destination.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

The property features chic tropical styling; a stunning infinity-edge pool with swim-up bar; six exciting restaurants and bars; internationalstandard casino; and state-of-theart functions spaces.

GYM

Overlooking the Coral Sea, Magnetic Island and the Townsville cityscape, The Ville is located just a short walk to the award-winning Strand, ferry transfers to Magnetic Island, and the CBD. Roam past the lobby to discover the acclaimed Miss Songs Asian Kitchen, soak in the stunning views from the Quarterdeck or relax with a cocktail from Splash Bar in a poolside cabana. Experience buffet dining redefined at The Palm House for breakfast or dinner featuring fresh seafood and modern cuisine from around the world.

Find out why The Ville is North Queensland’s premier events destination with our full calendar of world-class entertainment. To find out what’s on, visit the-ville.com.au

Just because you’re on holiday doesn’t mean you have to break the routine. Work out with the state-ofthe-art equipment in our brand new gym. Open 5am–10pm.

DAY SPA Treat yourself to a little bit of pampering with a massage or treatment at our on-site day spa, Hands in Harmony.

For more information about any of our facilities, please speak to reception or dial 9.

Sir Leslie Thiess Dr, Townsville T 07 4722 2333 the-ville.com.au


Leisure Overlooking the Coral Sea and Magnetic Island, The Ville is on the doorstep to paradise, while being just two minutes from a major regional CBD. No matter how you travel – by foot, sea, air or car – The Ville is a comfortable, convenient base for you to explore the tropical north. BY FOOT

BY AIR

Only a marina separates the hotel from the award-winning Strand where golden beaches, cafés, bars, playgrounds, water park and paddle boarding tours can occupy you and the family for days.

With a helipad located onsite, and sister company Nautilus Aviation offering scenic tours daily, an aerial getaway is only ever a few steps away.

Visit the reef without leaving the mainland. Less than five minutes’ walk and you’re at the awardwinning aquarium, Reef HQ. Right next door you’ll find the Museum of Tropical Queensland and take a short walk down the road to Perc Tucker Regional Gallery.

BY SEA Only two minutes’ walk from The Ville’s front door and you’re at Breakwater Ferry Terminal, the access point from the mainland to Magnetic Island. Take a day trip and relax on island time, cuddle a koala at Bungalow Bay Koala Village and hit the water with watersports at Horseshoe Bay.

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BY CAR Approximately 30 minutes drive south, visit award-winning tourism attraction Billabong Sanctuary, a native wildlife park. Hand-feed the wallabies, watch a crocodile feeding, pet a baby croc and cuddle a koala. Or head north (an hour’s drive) to the rainforest of the Paluma Range and cool down in the waters of Crystal Creek. Need more adventure? The Northern Escape Collection brings together Queensland’s majestic reef, rainforest and outback regions offering unique, authentic experiences. For information or to make a booking, visit northernescape.com.au or call T 07 4777 7377.


Dining Discover the taste of modern North Queensland. Whether it’s a casual catch-up with friends, refreshments by the pool, or a special occasion, The Ville’s exciting selection of restaurants, bars and cafés will take you on an unexpected culinary journey. THE PALM HOUSE

SPLASH BAR

Change what you thought you knew about buffet dining. Showcasing the freshest produce tropical North Queensland has to offer with live cooking stations, a show kitchen and a little bit of contemporary flair. Bookings essential.

An oasis of fun. Dive into Townsville’s most Insta-worthy luxury watering hole with postcard perfect views over the Coral Sea. Why not book some time in a private cabana? Bookings essential.

QUARTERDECK Serving cocktails + dreams with uninterrupted views of Magnetic Island from its sweeping balcony, there’s a reason why Quarterdeck is a Townsville icon. No bookings.

MISS SONGS Experience classic Chinese cuisine with a modern twist. Using fresh, locally sourced produce let Miss Songs take your tastebuds for a trip across the Orient. Bookings essential.

SPIN CAFÉ The classics never die. Spin Café is the place for a casual meal or snack, with an emphasis on those comforting favourites you know and love.

SPORTS BAR Catch all the sporting action on the big screen and enjoy a great selection of local and imported beverages.

IN-ROOM DINING Relax and enjoy some favourites from the comfort of your room with à la carte dining options available from our in-room dining menu.

For venue opening hours please visit the-ville.com.au/dine


TOWNSVILLE WATERSPORTS Guided jet ski tours and hire. See Townsville like you’ve never seen it before. Join us for a Jet Ski tour that leaves from the Townsville Breakwater Marina. Tours available: • • • •

Cleveland Bay Strand to Pallarenda Magnetic Island Bohle River

Townsville Watersports also provides supervised jet ski hire and fishing tours leaving from the Breakwater Marina. Open Sun-Fri, 6am–3pm. Call or book online.

Townsville Breakwater Marina T 0499 336 630 W townsvillewatersports.com.au

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AVIS

Discover more with Avis From the rainforests of Paluma Range National Park to the golden sands of Saunders Beach, there is so much to explore in Townsville and surrounding regions. With convenient locations and a wide range of late model, air-conditioned vehicles, start your journey with Avis to uncover it all. Go at your own pace as you discover this remarkable part of Australia. 81-83 Flinders St East, Townsville T 07 4799 2022 | W avis.com.au

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ODYSSEY ON THE STRAND Odyssey on the Strand is the perfect venue for any dining experience. Enjoy a cold beer, cocktail or glass of wine as Odyssey is fully licensed. • • • • •

Fresh seafood Locally owned Child friendly Gluten free options Vegan and vegetarian options

We also cater for corporate lunches and are available for functions. Mon-Sun 6.30am-3.30pm for breakfast and lunch. Also daily from 6am for morning takeaway or sit down coffee.

120 The Strand, Townsville T 07 4724 1400 E odstrand@bigpond.net.au W odysseyonthestrandqld.com.au


RENEGADE HANDMADE MARKET THE 2ND SUNDAY, 8 -1 MARIAN SCHOOL HALL CNR HUGH & CORCORAN ST’S

FEB 9. MAR 8, APR 12. MAY 10. JUN 14. JUL 12. AUG 9. SEP 13. OCT 11. NOV 8. DEC 13. IT’S MORE THAN A MARKET, IT’S A BEAUTIFUL MORNING.

GIFT SHOP WARRINA ARCADE (OTTO’S) ILLUKA STREET CURRAJONG

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TAKE YOUR CAR AND SEE MORE

Take in the stunning views while cruising on Magnetic Island’s only passenger and car ferry. With eight return trips daily, we welcome you aboard as we make our way to Magnetic Island where you can enjoy brilliant beaches, fascinating flora and fauna, fine food and wines, and activities almost too numerous to mention. BOOK NOW

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MAGNETIC ISLAND TIME CRUISES Hop on board with us and discover Magnetic Island’s hidden beaches and shipwrecks. Explore the best snorkeling spots, swim with turtles and the big fishes of Maggie’s reef and... maybe... come back with your own fish for dinner. We guarantee only small groups and a lot of fun. See a turtle, catch a fish, walk secluded beaches and just relax – you’re on island time. • Day Tour: 4/5 hrs, $85pp • Sunset Tour: 2hrs, $55pp. Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island Beach side – opposite the bus stop, see our website for details T Drue Watts 0499 996 653 W islandtimecruises.com.au

RAVEN TOURS Raven Tours is an award winning tour business offering its guests exceptional experiences! • Ravenswood Outback Adventures • The Great Historic Hotel Tour • Taste of Hinchinbrook Food and Wine Tour • Discover Hinchinbrook Nature Tour • Raven Tours offer pick up and drop from the The Ville Resort-Casino For further information and to book your next adventure contact Rod. T Rod Jones 0402 778 854 W raventoursqld.com.au


ROWES BAY GOLF CLUB • Picturesque country golf club located by the sea • Perfect for the social golfer, novice and holidaying family groups • Spectacular views across Cleveland Bay to Magnetic Island • An abundance of flora, fauna and unique, spectacular wildlife • Surrounded by the Town Common Nature Reserve • Corporate, social and charity groups, large or small our specialty • Challenging 18 hole championship course, plus Townsville’s only 9 hole par 3 course. Emmerson St, Pallarenda T 07 4774 1188 W rowesbaygolfclub.com.au MAP E/F1

MARITIME MUSEUM OF TOWNSVILLE The Maritime Museum of Townsville offers a variety of displays about regional maritime themes, with the Yongala shipwreck as a highlight. Open daily from 10am until 3pm.

42-68 Palmer St, South Townsville T 07 4721 5251 W tmml.org.au

SQUEEZE ME SqueezeMe – a locally owned Juice Bar serving fresh and healthy juices, smoothies and acai bowls. Breakfast bagels, fresh sushi and rice paper rolls made in-house daily. Just off the Strand on Gregory St, North Ward T 07 4721 0322


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MAGNETIC ISLAND LUNCHTIME CRUISES | SUNSET SAILS | PRIVATE CHARTERS Pilgrim Sailing offers private charters and family friendly sailing trips, with expert hosts and quality produce, aboard a luxury 58 foot sailing yacht. Tours depart from Nelly Bay. Small group tours so numbers are limited – book early to avoid disappointment! 0424 296 406 | info@pilgrimsailing.com.au PilgrimSailing.com.au

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DAY TRIPS

FAST BEACH ACCESS | GOURMET PICNICS | ONE WAY TRANSFERS Are you looking to get to those tricky to access beaches? Escape for some quiet time, hang out with the family or find the perfect setting to “pop the question”! We’ll provide an experienced skipper aboard a private 5.2-metre vessel, as well as a large picnic rug, shade and cushions. A gourmet picnic and beach games are included. One way transfers are also available. Get in touch to book a truly memorable experience! 0424 296 406 | info@thebeachclubmi.com.au TheBeachClubMI.com.au


COME JOIN US FOR A DELICIOUS COME US SEA, FOR ARELAX DELICIOUS MEALJOIN BY THE AND MEAL BY THE SEA, RELAX AND ENJOY AN ISLAND ESCAPE . ENJOY AN ISLAND ESCAPE. JUST A SHORT BOAT RIDE FROM JUST A SHORT BOAT RIDE FROM TOWNSVILLE. TOWNSVILLE.

Picnic Bay

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Horseshoe Bay

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PLAY BY AVANTI Play By Avanti offer an amalgamation of sophisticated designer pieces sourced from Australia’s top fashion houses. Coveted fashion and accessory collections from brands such as: • • • • • • • • •

Alice McCall Auguste By Johnny One Fell Swoop SIR Steele Talulah Zhivago Zoe Kratzmann

Open: Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm, Sat 10am-1pm. Closed Sun.

54 Denham St, Townsville T 07 4771 4166 @playbyavanti

PERC TUCKER REGIONAL GALLERY

Image: Drawn exhibition, curated by Ross Searle. Located in the heart of the CBD, the Perc Tucker Regional Gallery is Townsville’s premier regional art gallery offering a dynamic range of local, national and international exhibitions complemented by workshops, talks and a host of other programs. Open: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-2pm. Closed Public Holidays.

Cnr Denham and Flinders St, Townsville T 07 4727 9011 W townsville.qld.gov.au


THE HEART OF CONVENIENCE

AND CUISINE SHOP, DINE, DRINK AND DISCOVER.

EXPERIENCE TOWNSVILLE’S ONLY BOUTIQUE LANEWAY DINING AND RETAIL PRECINCT WHERE YOU’LL FIND A RANGE OF RESTAURANTS, BARS AND CAFES ALONG WITH WOOLWORTHS AND A VARIETY OF RETAIL SERVICES.

BE ENTERTAINED WITH FREE LIVE MUSIC IN CITY LANE EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT


Visit BALABITE and experience authentic, Israeli street food. We serve mouthwatering cooked and grilled dishes, healthy salads & dips. Eat well with a mosaic of flavours at BALABITE. Shop 10, 45 Eyre Street, Townsville, QLD 4810 www.balabite.com | @balabite

Grandma’s bring together well-loved original recipes and flavours from Grandmas all around the world. Our food is homestyle cooking & baking, made with heart & soul. Shop 14, 45 Eyre Street, Townsville, QLD 4810 www.grandmas.com.au | @grandmasau


Go shopping with a free coffee Stockland Townsville – the perfect place to shop for all your holiday essentials. We are located on Ross River Road, only a 15-minute drive from The Ville. We’ve got over 150 specialty stores offering fashion, dining, health and beauty plus Myer, Big W, Kmart, Coles, Woolworths, H&M and much more! Plus, mention this guide at the Stockland Townsville Customer Care Desk and receive a free coffee voucher. Find out the latest on:

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KEY 1. Stellar Moda 2. Townsville Watersports 3. Avis 4. Odyssey on The Strand 5. Renegade Handmade Market 6. Magnetic Island Time Cruises 7. Rowes Bay Golf Club 8. Maritime Museum of Townsville 9. Squeeze Me 10. Picnic Bay Hotel / Marlin Bay Tavern 11. Play by Avanti 12. Perc Tucker Regional Gallery 13. City Lane 14. Balabite & Grandma’s 15. Stockland Townsville

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