Families

Council aims to assist families with a range of family focused programs such as library services, child care & family support services, playground & park facilities, aged care services, and cultural programs.

Welcoming Babies Ceremony

Welcoming Babies Ceremonies are held as a special event for our city's youngest residents and their families. Participating families will receive a welcoming certificate on the day, a gift bag and be photographed alongside the Mayor of Townsville. Families will be sent a complimentary photo to mark the occasion in the weeks following the event.

You may want to consider a future Welcoming Babies Ceremonies (please note, registered babies need to be 13 months or younger at the time of the ceremony).

The next Welcoming Babies Ceremony will be part of our Early Years Expo!

  • Date: Sunday 11 August 2019

You can register your interest to participate with your baby as part of the ceremony by visiting the Welcoming Babies expression of interest form. (child must be under 13 months when the event is to occur)

A reminder will be sent to you closer to the event to register for a session time.

If you would like more information on this event, please phone 13 48 10.