City's best neighbours recognised

Date published: 2 March 2017

The winners of Townsville City Council’s Friendliest Neighbour Competition will be recognised at an event in Townsville Bulletin Square tomorrow.

Council received more than 60 entries in the competition, with 10 winners selected.

The competition is in the lead up to national Neighbour Day on March 26.

The local winners will receive $100 IGA vouchers to spend on barbecue supplies to host a feast in their street on the day.

The winners were:

  • Margaret Neary
  • Melissa Ballard
  • Steliana Eckel
  • Linda Price
  • Valarie Derwent
  • Gordon Monro
  • Brad Nordine
  • Amy Moorhead
  • Michael McCloskey
  • Donna Brown

Councillor Colleen Doyle thanked everyone who shared their wonderful stories about their neighbourhoods.

“It is really inspiring to hear about some of the fantastic neighbourly relationships that exist in our community,” she said.

For more information on Neighbour Day and tips on how to be a good neighbour, visit council’s website