The extensive centre, covering 120 hectares with a concentrated focus in an easily accessible built environment of 10 hectares, consists of a Regional Art Gallery, Conference Venue, Library with mini Military Museum, Recording Studio, accredited Regional Visitor Information Centre, Wetlands Attraction, Piazza, Ampitheatre, and Parklands.

TYTO is open all year around, except Christmas day, and attracts an estimated 150,000 patrons annually from both the local community and visitors to the region. Just over an easy one hour drive north of Townsville, on the southern approach to Ingham, the heart of Hinchinbrook, it is an ideal day trip or overnight stopover. From TYTO, explore Hinchinbrook, a region of natural beauty surrounded by world class attractions including Wallaman Falls the largest single drop waterfall in the Southern Hemisphere and World Heritage listed Hinchinbrook Island.