AUSTRALIA DAY: POSTPONEMENTS AND LIVESTREAM

Australia Day activities are being made COVID-safe by Townsville City Council to help reduce community transmission of the virus.  “Townsville is not immune to COVID-19 and we’ve seen a larger number of cases in Townsville in the last few weeks than ever before,” Mayor…

RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO SAY “G’DAY NEIGHBOUR”

Townsville City Council is encouraging residents to safely check-in on their neighbours as COVID-19 cases continue to climb across the region. Council has made the “G’day Neighbour” postcard available for download for people to drop into letterboxes or email and let their neighbours…

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…

FREE MICROCHIPPING DAYS

Council is offering free microchipping to registered dogs and approved cats in Townsville. Your pet must be registered with Council prior to booking your appointment. Free microchipping days will take place at the Animal Care & Adoption Centre once a month until June 2022. The…

SAVE THE DATE FOR FREE AUSTRALIA DAY ACTIVITIES THIS MONTH

Celebrate Australia Day with Townsville City Council’s fun-filled free community events on January 26. The free events along The Strand will suit anyone’s interests, from fitness fanatics to foodies and everyone in between. Acting Mayor Ann-Maree Greaney said Australia Day would kick off at 6.30am…

PCYC YOUTH ZONE

Presented by: PCYC- Safer Communities Upper Ross PCYC has activated the Youth Zone within the club on Wednesday afternoons during school terms & holidays.  Come inside and enjoy the air conditioning, table tennis, XBOX, music and afternoon tea.    Bookings not required Call: 0448 978 500 Email: Kristina.burr@pcyc.org.au Location:…

MANDARIN & JAPANESE CLASSES

Presented By: Lyrebird Language Centre Lyrebird language centre is the top ranked Japanese & Mandarin School on Google Review in Brisbane. Now they also have a Townsville high school students learning Japanese & Mandarin online. Join now for the introduction classes for fun! They have 3…

RIVERWAY MOVIE NIGHTS

Riverway Movies is back! Pack a blanket and head down to Riverway with the kids for to Riverway Movie Nights – an open-air cinema under the stars every third Friday of the month.   Captions can be activated at most screenings for attendees with hearing impairment.…

DODGEBALL COMPETITION

Presented By: PCYC- Safer Communities   Safer Communities is offering youth activities at local PCYC clubs.   PCYC offers a weekly dodgeball competition over the Christmas holidays for young people aged 8-17 years.   Prizes and BBQ lunch provided.   Fully supervised, no pass outs.   Location: 113 Wellington Street, Aitkenvale Call to…

CHRISTMAS AT THE BEACHES

Presented by: North Townsville Community Hub   Christmas At The Beaches tour visits Balgal Beach, Saunders Beach and finishes with a community Christmas party at Bushy Beach.    Featuring signature nature crafts, recycled art projects, drumming fun and a day out, enjoying the beautiful Northern Beaches. 

CHILDREN’S POTTERY CLASS

Presented by: The Hub Creative Space   Fiona Banner will teach you how to use paper clay to create a castle sculpture that will be fired and ready to collect two weeks after the workshop.   Participants will attend both days to complete artwork.   Bookings Required: Call- 0409…

SLEIGH YOUR RESIDENTIAL RECYCLING GAME THIS CHRISTMAS

Wrap up your Christmas celebrations this year by making sure you’re properly recycling wrapping paper and boxes after the Christmas morning frenzy. Townsville Water and Waste Committee chairperson Russ Cook said when it came to recycling, wrapping paper was an item that many…