Venues, Locations & Opening Hours
Following the Australian Government’s new social distancing restrictions, Council has made the decision to close the following facilities to public in order to help slow the spread of coronavirus effective from 6pm, Wednesday 25 March 2020:
From 5pm, Friday 3 April the Loam Island Boat Ramp will be closed and motorised boats on Ross River (including Black Weir) are banned. Ross River will still be open to people who wish to kayak or paddle.
From 5pm, Monday 6 April all Castle Hill walking tracks will be closed. Castle Hill Road remains open for walkers and runners, however is closed to traffic and bikes.
From Midnight, Monday 30 March, playgrounds, off-leash dog areas, skateparks and outdoor exercise equipment will close including BBQ facilities in parks (previously closed). Social distancing and appropriate hygiene practices are encouraged in line with the Australian Government's new requirements.
Townsville City Council has a number of locations and venues across the city. Choose your location below and visit their web page for locations and standard opening hours.