The Palmer Collective


Located on the vibrant Palmer Street this hotel offers stylish accommodation in the heart of Townsville.

The on-site “Palmer’s Bar and Kitchen” serves food throughout the day, with menus covering everything from waffles to wine.  Breakfast here is highly rated with plenty of choice include Vegan, Veggie and Gluten Free options and a full range of hot and cold drinks.  To help make your stay as flexible as possible and really allow you to cater to your own nutrition plan, you have the option to book your rooms with or without a daily breakfast.

All guests receive complimentary Wi-Fi during their stay as well as access to the on-site mini fitness centre and an outdoor pool, helping you to stay on top of your pre- and post-race workouts.

Surrounded by an array of restaurants, cafes and boutiques, the hotel is in the perfect spot for exploring.   Check out Townsville Shopping Center or nearby Strand Park – which has a swimming pool, lovely beaches, community art displays and public events.  The infamous Magnetic Island is just a short ferry ride from the city.

Rooms here bright and modern and include air-conditioning, a TV, a refrigerator and tea and coffee making facilities.



  • Great central location
  • Option to include a daily breakfast
  • Access to outdoor pool and fitness room
  • Free Parking
  • Walking distance from the Strand Beach and Reef HQ.


  • Wi-Fi
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Bikes in Rooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Swimming Pool


The Palmer Collective is in the perfect location for your World Championship stay, within walking distance from the Strand Beach and the Townsville Train Station, and surrounded by local restaurants, cafés and bars leaving you spoilt for choice.

  • Expo – 2.2km
  • Start – 3.3km
  • Finish – 3.3km
  • Transition – 3.2km
  • Parade of nations, welcoming ceremony and closing function – 190m
  • Townsville Train Station – 2.3km.
  • Townsville Airport – 7.4km
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