Arts & Culture

Townsville has a vibrant arts and culture community.  Council has a variety of venues across the region including live theatres featuring live performance from local, national and international artists, two galleries featuring  exhibitions from local artists as well as travelling exhibitions.

Council's Grants and Sponsorships Scheme supports local initiatives and pursuits of excellence for arts and culture via the provision of financial assistance to community organisations and individuals.

Community Development Strategy 2014-2017

We have prepared the Community Development Strategy 2014-2017 to further develop relationships with the Townsville community. This document, which has replaced the existing ten strategic action plans, aims to guide decision making for Community Development over the next three years.

Download a copy of the Community Development Strategy 2014-2017 (PDF, 3.9 MB)