Christmas Operating Hours
The following information outlines council's customer service, administration, venue and facility opening and closing times throughout the Christmas holiday period.
Please ensure bins are out before 6am on the day of collection. If your bin day is a public holiday including Christmas Day your bin will be collected as normal.
Customer Service Centre
|Customer Service Centres||Close 3pm, Friday 22 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
1300 878 001
After Hours Centre will operate as normal.
For life threatening emergencies, please call 000.
|Close 3pm, Friday 22 December 2017||Wednesday 27 December 2017|
|Administration Offices||Close 3pm, Friday 22 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
|CityLibraries (Thuringowa & Aitkenvale)||Close 3pm, Friday 22 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
|Thuringowa||Close 3pm, Saturday 23 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
|Flinders Street||Close 12pm, Saturday 23 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
Close 3pm, Saturday 23 December 2017|
Close 3pm, Saturday 30 December 2017
|Wednesday 27 December 2017|
Tuesday 2 January 2018
TicketShop online sales will be operational 24/7 during the Christmas holiday period at ticketshop.com.au
|Townsville Civic Theatre|
1pm, Saturday 23 December 2017
Monday 1 January 2018
9am, Wednesday 27 December 2017
9am, Tuesday 2 January 2018
Riverway Arts Centre
2pm, Saturday 23 December 2017
Monday 1 January 2018
6pm, Sunday 31 December 2017|
12.30pm, Tuesday 2 January 2018
|Perc Tucker Regional Art Gallery||Close 5pm, Friday 22 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
|Pinnacles Art Gallery||Close 5pm, Friday 22 December 2017||Tuesday 2 January 2018|
Pools and Beaches
Please visit our Townsville Pools page for more information on opening and closing hours.
Riverway Lagoons, Strand Waterpark and Strand Rockpool
|Open and patrolled as per normal summer schedule (weather permitting).|
|Tobruk, Long Tan, Kokoda and Northern Beaches Leisure Centre|
Close 3pm, Saturday 23 December 2017
Close 3pm, Sunday 31 December 2017
8am, Tuesday 27 December 2017
9am, Monday 1 January 2018
All pools will be closed on Christmas Day 25 December 2017.
Normal opening hours will resume on Tuesday 2 January 2018.
Transfer Stations and Landfills
All transfer stations and landfills are closed on Christmas Day (25 December) and operating regular hours on all other days over the Christmas/New Year period. Visit our Transfer Stations and Landfill page to see the operating hours for your local facility.