SIEGE OF TOBRUK MEMORIAL UNVEILED

A new memorial to recognise the bravery of Australian soldiers during a key battle of World War II has been unveiled in Townsville today.   The Rats of Tobruk were soldiers of an Australian-led garrison that held the Libyan port of Tobruk against the Afrika…

Tobruk Memorial Baths Re-Open

The Tobruk Memorial Baths on The Strand have re-opened following an $11.3 million redevelopment. Acting Mayor Mark Molachino said the redeveloped complex included new 50-metre, learn-to-swim and toddler pools as well as an updated filtration system, new shade structures, and refurbished facilities. “The re-opening of…

Tobruk Baths redevelopment on-track

The redevelopment of the Tobruk Memorial Baths on The Strand has achieved another important milestone with earthworks for the replacement 50 metre pool complete and forming-up now underway.   Townsville Mayor Jenny Hill said contractors working on the project were now also working to remove…