Hosting the preliminary rounds of the Basketball, Townsville is an Event City for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Townsville is home to countless experiences for visitors, from the Great Barrier Reef, tropical islands, World Heritage-listed Wet Tropics, Australian Outback and Indigenous experiences available all within an hour and a half drive of its city centre. A 20-minute ferry ride away you’ll find Magnetic Island, home to 23 stunning beaches and bays, 25km of walking trails and Northern Australia’s largest population of koalas.

The preliminary rounds of the men’s and women’s Basketball competition will be held at the Townsville Convention and Exhibition Centre.