When it comes to taking care of your vision, Virginia Henry has been serving the people of Townsville for over 30 years.

Now in her own practice located in Eyre St, North Ward, and together with Lesley Tarlowski, Virginia Henry Optometrists can offer you the benefits of over 50 years combined experience. Her practice is located close to the city, where Virginia practised for many years.  Celebrating 8 years in her new location she is happy to be back in the area. “It is great to have parking at the door and to be conveniently situated within walking distance from the ferry terminal”

Virginia Henry Optometrists offers mainstream optometry as well as contact lenses, dry eye, behavioural optometry, colour vision assessments, sports vision, and prescription safety eyewear.

If you require spectacles, the friendly and helpful staff can assist in choosing the right frame for your needs from a range of designer and everyday eyewear.

Among the designer range exclusive to Virginia Henry Optometrists are: 

   Face a Face   


   Claire Goldsmith   

Jono Hennessy 

La Eyeworks


Oliver Goldsmith

   NY Yankees    

 Carter Bond


Anne et Valentine




JF Rey 



Virginia also stocks well-known brands such as Oakley and Maui Jim and has an extensive range of children's spectacle frames. 

Virginia looks forward to welcoming you to her North Ward practice.