Parks, Beaches & Community Venues
The Strand & Beaches
Beaches, including the award-winning Strand, the Northern Beaches and Magnetic Island.
Venues & Open Space Bookings
Venues, parklands and facilities that are available for hire by residents.
The redeveloped Jezzine Barracks precinct provides a range of facilities throughout for public use and enjoyment.
Parks, Trails & Camping
Over 300 parks, walkways, bikeways and camping and caravan locations.
Located in Thuringowa Central on magnificent Ross River frontage.
Visit What’s On Townsville
What's On Townsville is the North's Ultimate Event Guide! Browse performing and visual arts, festivals, film, markets, music and more.
Youth Pride Walk & Picnic
Let’s make The Strand a sea of colour to celebrate pride! Be outrageous. Wear your brightest. 2 July 2023
Council is offering households a 50% rebate (up to a maximum of $100) for purchases of reusable nappies, incontinence and sanitary products to encourage sustainable choices and support our community in reducing waste.
All cat, kitten, dog and puppy adoptions are half-price until 30 June 2023. Come and visit the Animal Care and Adoption Centre and see if you can find your new best friend!