The Strand Water Park to Re-Open 5 September @9am

With daytime temperatures starting to rise, Townsville residents will be able to cool off and have fun once again at one of the city’s most popular aquatic destinations.   The much-loved Strand Water Park will re-open at 9 am tomorrow after extensive repairs, in time…

Townsville City Council is Urging Residents to Check-in

Council has developed a G’day Neighbour postcard for people to drop into letterboxes and let their neighbours know they’re thinking of them and available to help with things such as picking up groceries, walking their dog or posting mail. A Council spokesperson said the…

Townsville City Council Venues to Close

Townsville City Council has made the decision to close its CityLibraries, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, community centres and venues and its customer service centre walk-in service at 103 Walker Street as it works to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Council…

Events Postponed or Cancelled Due to COVID-19

Townsville City Council is advancing preparations to slow the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) by postponing and cancelling local events. The decision comes on the back of the advice from the Federal Government for non-essential mass gatherings of over 500 people to be…

Townsville getting revved up for five more years of Supercars

Townsville will reap more rewards as part of a new five-year deal for the Supercars event at Reid Park. Queensland Tourism Minister Kate Jones announced new five-year contracts for the Townsville and Gold Coast Supercars races today. Townsville Mayor Jenny Hill said she’s very pleased…

Compete on the World Stage in Townsville

The Townsville Triathlon and Multisport Festival is back for a massive two weekends this year. The 2019 event has been expanded over two weekends and will now include an off-road weekend of racing held at Pallarenda. Townsville Triathlon and Multisport Festival Chair Jamie…