Hermit Park is a suburb of Townsville, Queensland located only 2 km’s south west of the central business district and bordered to the east by Ross River.
Predominately residential premises the area also has commercial and light industrial businesses as well as operating as a public services hub.
The area is serviced by a Woolworths, a small shopping centre with local amenities, the Hermit Park Hotel offering accommodation for those wishing to stay just outside of Townsville centre and a Homemakers area, which includes Officeworks, and Eureka Furniture.
Also within the bounds of Hermit Park is John Herbert Sports Complex, the Academy of Choi Kwang Do Townsville, and Townsville Basketball.
Bicentennial Park occupying a mass area of the suburb offers residents picnic facilities, seat and benches, gazebos, and walking paths that meander around the Ross River.
The Private Mater Women’s and Children’s Hospital along with Hermit Park State School and Saint Margaret Marys College all sit just outside the suburbs bounds to the west.