Current Projects

Council is committed to the revitalisation of the city through its major projects.

Works for Queensland (W4Q)

Queensland Government's Works for Queensland (W4Q) program supports regional councils to undertake job-creating maintenance and minor infrastructure projects.

Black Spot funded projects

Every year, Council nominates a number of projects that are eligible to receive Black Spot funding from the Australian Government.

Haughton Pipeline Project

The Haughton Pipeline provides a bulk water supply link to the Burdekin Haughton Water Supply Scheme.

Lansdown Eco-Industrial Precinct

The Lansdown Eco-Industrial Precinct is Northern Australia’s first environmentally sustainable advanced manufacturing, technology and processing hub.

Flinders Lane

The Flinders Lane project will create a link between the new Queensland Country Bank Stadium, the CBD Bus Hub and the popular City Lane precinct.

Adapting to Coastal Change

Townsville City Council in partnership with the Queensland Government, is planning for coastal change via the Adapting to Coastal Change in Townsville project.

Floodplain Management Strategy

Flood hazards are a risk to our community, so this project was put in place in 2009 to improve services and plan for flooding.

Priority Development Area (PDA)

This project marks a major milestone in the future planning of Townsville’s CBD with a clear focus on stimulating economic growth in our city heart.

Castle Hill Catering and Events Space

Council will construct a Catering and Events Space at the former Panorama House location near the top of the hill.

Apjohn Street, Magnetic Island Drainage Improvements

Council intends to improve the stormwater drainage at Horseshoe Bay Park and along Apjohn Street through the Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA).

Fulham Road and Hugh Street – Intersection Upgrade

This project is a joint initiative between Townsville City Council and the Queensland Government, partly funded under the CNLGG program.

Reef Assist – Business Activation and Environmental Restoration

The Reef Assist Program provides jobs and upskilling for youth, First Nations peoples and other residents who became unemployed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Riverbank restoration project

Council has secured funding for riverbank restoration works in a variety of locations throughout Townsville.

Food Organics Garden Organics (FOGO)

Council has identified the need to implement initiatives to divert organic material from landfill to build a circular economy that moves towards zero waste.

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