SUPPORT THE CHAPLAINS WHO SUPPORT QUEENSLANDERS

Each year, chaplains from Queensland not-for-profit Carinity support hundreds of people in hospitals, schools, aged care communities and prisons across the state. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Carinity chaplains have played a vital role in supporting aged care residents, their families and staff. When aged…

AUSTRALIA DAY: WE ARE ONE AND FREE

On January 26, Australia comes together to celebrate our nation and what it means to be Australian. A day to reflect on history, starting thousands of years ago, show respect to the country and the stories of others, and celebrate our nation and…

iSEE Church Concert: The Embassy Project

The Embassy Project will be performing at the iSEE Church to help raise funds for the iSEE Church Mumbai.  What: The Embassy Project (band) are playing a concert to support iSEE Mumbai. When: 20th of November Where: 98 Eyre Street, North Ward at iSEE Church Time: 6:30pm Cost:…

GET STEPPING! NEW CASTLE HILL CONNECTION COMPLETE

Construction of a new walking trail connecting Castle Hill to the central business district is now complete, with locals and tourists encouraged to pull on their walking shoes and experience Townsville’s newest walking track. It is one of three projects completed on Castle Hill…

AUTHOR AND ARTISTS HELPING TOWNSVILLE’S ANIMALS

Four Townsville women have united to help the regions unwanted animals, and teach children the importance of giving back.   Krissy Regan, Debbie Belcastro and Jennifer Hyatt, are hoping their work in a new children’s book, written by Krissy, will help raise awareness and funds…

SUPERCARS ROLL ON IN TOWNSVILLE

DRIVERS ENJOYING WARM WINTER AHEAD OF SUPERSPRINT Supercars’ drivers will be taking in the sights and sounds of Townsville over coming days, as they reset for the second event of the double header, the WD-40 Townsville SuperSprint. To get around town, a number of drivers…

SUPERCARS TRANSPORT DEATILS FOR WEDNESDAY

The multi-million-dollar procession of Supercar transporters returns to Townsville to mark the official start to this year’s NTI Townsville 500. 20 massive B-Double transporters will begin the journey from Webb Drive at the Bohle, taking a right turn down Ingham road, then Shaw…

DISASTER MANAGEMENT GROUP MOVED TO STAND-UP

The Townsville Local Disaster Management Group (TLDMG) has moved to a ‘stand-up’ posture in response to a positive COVID case having visited Magnetic Island and Townsville last week. TLDMG chairperson Jenny Hill said the change in posture ensured all relevant agencies were working…

CHILD PROTECTION THE FOCUS FOR ‘MOWER MAN’

Claude ‘The Mower Man’ Harvey isn’t like most 74-year-old men. The Gold Coast-retiree is walking across Australia while pushing a lawn mower to spread awareness of sexual assault against children and to raise money for child protection organisation Bravehearts. He has raised more…

HOW TO CARE FOR A TOWNSVILLE GARDEN

Don’t know how? Learn why, when, and how to: water efficiently, fertilise effectively with the right products, select the correct mulch for your garden, care for the lawn (yes, there is more to mowing than the lawn mower) Create an individual care-plan for your specific garden, so it will…

BLUEY’S BIG PLAY THE STAGE SHOW

This is Bluey’s Big Play! And it’s really for real life!   Event show run times are Wednesday (April 7) 9:30am, 12:30pm, 4:30pm. Thursday (April 8) 10:00am, 2:00pm, 6:00pm in Townsville  Event show run times at Ayr's Burdekin Theatre Saturday April…