AUSTRALIA DAY: WE ARE ONE AND FREE

On January 26, Australia comes together to celebrate our nation and what it means to be Australian. A day to reflect on history, starting thousands of years ago, show respect to the country and the stories of others, and celebrate our nation and…

AUSTRALIA DAY SCHEDULE

There will be something for everyone at this FREE community event. Kicking off at 6:30am at Jezzine Barracks, make sure you grab your mates, dress up in your best Aussie outfit and get involved in the Aussie Fun Run! Held in conjunction with the Townsville…

SCHOLARSHIPS OPEN FOR GENERATIONS IN JAZZ 2022

Nominations are now open for two of Australia’s most sought after jazz scholarship programs which recognise the next generation of top jazz performers. Generations in Jazz’s James Morrison Jazz Scholarship and GIJ Vocal Scholarship, both valued at $10,000, are now open for outstanding young…

LEND NATURE A HELPING HAND ON CLEAN UP AUSTRALIA DAY

Roll up your sleeves, slap on a hat and do your part to help Townsville’s natural environment with Townsville City Council this Clean Up Australia Day. This year’s Council-organised clean up will be held at Apex Park at Rasmussen and will include a native…

ORGANISATIONS JOIN FORCE TO PROTECT GREAT BARRIER REEF

Community organisations have joined forces to protect the north’s most iconic attraction – the Great Barrier Reef – from litter pollution. Townsville City Council in a joint venture with the Port of Townsville, the Townsville Local Marine Advisory Committee and Tangaroa Blue Foundation…

AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS

Townsville locals awarded for community work Seven community-minded Townsville locals have had their hard work recognised at today’s Australia Day Awards. Mayor Jenny Hill presented the recipients with their awards at Jezzine Barracks this morning as part of Townsville City Council’s Australia Day celebrations. …

LEAVE YOUR BEST “OI OI OI”

If you are proud to be an Australian, call 4725 3699 and leave your best “Oi Oi Oi” message after the beep, then tune in Australia Day as we combine all the “Oi Oi Oi’s” to create the greatest Aussie Chant ever!! Australia!…

Australia Day Celebrations

Australia Day celebrations to focus on our stories Reflect, respect, and celebrate the stories of individuals and groups living in Townsville as part of Townsville City Council’s Australia Day festivities. Council, in collaboration with the National Australia Day Council (NADC), has created Northern…