Townsville History Installed

HALO chandelier installed in Flinders Lane as construction progresses A piece of Townsville history has been installed in the highly anticipated Flinders Lane development this week as the construction of the project moves closer to completion. The iconic chandelier used in Townsville’s widely successful…

Mountain Bike Strategy

Have your say for mountain bike strategy Mountain biking enthusiasts and nature lovers are being asked for their input as the city plans for dedicated mountain bike trails across the Townsville region. The Mountain Bike Strategy Survey is the first stage in preparing a strategy…

Queensland Border Restrictions

Queensland puts restrictions on Sydney travelers Queensland has today declared the greater Sydney area a COVID-19 hotspot, following increasing cases across the NSW capital. Today, 34 (31 new plus three previously declared) local government areas have been declared hotspots by the Chief Health Officer Dr.…

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…

Last call to showcase Townsville’s hidden gems

There is just one week left for locals to submit a video of their favourite Townsville destination to go in the running to win a $500 staycation or a $100 gift card to spend at a local business. Residents are being encouraged to make…

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…