GO TELL IT TO AUSTRALIA

Lyrics and Song by Colin Buchanan It’s Christmas time in Garbutt, in Heatley and Rosslea. It’s Christmas in Annandale and over there in beautiful Maggie So, go tell it to Australia, in the city, bush, and everywhere So, go and tell it to Australia…

Mayor’s Christmas Appeal launches to help locals in need

Local can help locals with ease this festive season with the new-look Mayor’s Christmas Appeal. Townsville City Council has revamped the Mayor’s Christmas Appeal to help make it simpler to donate directly to local community organisations that are making a difference across the city. Mayor…

AFL Grand Final on the big screen at Riverway Stadium

Football fanatics and families alike will be able to enjoy a big-screen viewing of the AFL Grand Final at Riverway Stadium this weekend. Townsville City Council and AFL – with the support of the Queensland Government through Tourism and Events Queensland – are hosting…

Introducing “Pete on the Street”

Stable on the Streets introduces 2020 Mascot ‘Pete on the Street’! Townsville’s Favourite Family Friendly Christmas Event, Stable on the Strand this year presents Stable on the Streets! Stable on the Streets is an invitation for individuals, families, groups, churches, and sponsors to ‘Express Christmas’ in their…

Community living reimagined by Townsville student

An Oonoonba State School student has won top honors in a state-wide competition that encouraged students to create and plan their perfect community.   Grade 3 student Victor Jensen has recently presented a $2,500 cheque by Townsville Mayor Jenny Hill for his winning entry in…

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…