City Image Advisory Committee

2020 Advisory Committee Forum

As the term comes to an end, Council would like to acknowledge and show appreciation for the work, support, collaboration and advice provided by the Advisory Committee Members.

18 February 2020
9am - 12noon 
C2 at the Civic Theatre

2020 Advisory Committee Forum Invitation (PDF)

This forum will bring all Advisory Committees together to share some successes and achievements and provide an opportunity for committee members to network together.

Please submit the RSVP form by 10 February to reserve your place and advise of any special dietary requirements.


The City Image Advisory Committee will consider and advise council in relation to strategy and policy for the City Image.  The objectives of the Committee are to:

  • Provide strategic input and guidance to council on matters relating to the image of the City of Townsville;
  • Assist with identifying opportunities to enhance the image of the City of Townsville;
  • Assist council in the identification of impediments to realizing the desired image for the City of Townsville; and
  • Act as a gauge of the community’s views.

Terms of Reference

The terms of reference describes the purpose and structure of the committee. It defines the scope of the committee detailing the committee's authority, composition and objectives, providing the framework for the committee's operations. The terms of reference also identifies the duties and responsibilities of members and the chair, the terms of membership, roles and responsibilities, conflict of interest, meeting information and conduct requirements.

Terms of Reference (PDF, 123.4 KB)


Membership of the Committee consists of a cross section of the following representation:

Mayor of Townsville (ex officio);
Two elected representatives of council

One representative from each of the following areas:

  • The Major Retail Sector
  • City Heart Traders
  • Tourism/Hospitality
  • Australian Institute of Architecture
  • A representative of the media; and
  • A representative of the youth
  • Chamber of commerce
  • Chief Executive Officer, or their nominee

Additional advisory members may be invited to join the Committee on a case by case basis based on the geographical location, commercial or business sector or specialist knowledge/skills.

Applications have now closed and recruitment has been finalised. Membership information will be provided on this webpage shortly. Opportunities for membership do come up, if you are interested in finding out more about becoming a member please contact

Submit an agenda item

Agenda item requests are to be submitted at least 14 days (2 weeks) before the meeting for assessment and investigation by the CIAC Meeting Facilitator for addition to the CIAC agenda. Items received after the agenda deadline will be assessed for the next advisory committee meeting.

Agenda items can be submitted online.


Meeting DateAgendaReports
Monday 13 March 2019 Agenda - March
(PDF, 79.3 KB)
Report - March
(PDF, 203.4 KB)
Monday 13 May 2019 Agenda - May
(PDF, 78.5 KB)
Report - May
(PDF, 222.9 KB)

Archived Meeting schedule, agenda and minutes