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there is something for everyone in north queensland


there is something for everyone in north queensland


Two Fires: The Chisel/Barnes Show

2 May 2020 at The Ville Resort-Casino
Get ready for a night of classic Australian tunes like no other as the Two Fires: The Chisel/Barnes show hits the stage at The Ville Resort-Casino with an epic tribute to Rock Royalty Jimmy Barnes. Event Date: Saturday, May 2

Groovin The Moo 2020

3 May 2020 at Murray Sports Complex
Groovin the Moo (GTM) is now hitting the road for the 2020 tour and will land in Townsville on Sunday, May 3! GTM’s increasingly recognised trademark is that of a fun and value-packed day complete with a twist of country hospitality and inclusivity. GTM tours acts from all genres which in turn...

Ingham Sugar City Rodeo

8 May 2020 - 9 May 2020 at Ingham Showgrounds
A full-points ABCRA affiliated rodeo, Ingham Sugar City Rodeo is action-packed family fun for competitors and spectators alike. Bulls, Broncs, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Rope and Tie, Break-Away Roping, Steer Undecorating, Barrel Racing – just to name a few events – will keep spectators engaged and enthralled. Licenced bar and hot food...

Lucinda Markets

10 May 2020 - 13 Sep 2020 at Borello Park
The Lucinda Markets are on every second Sunday from May to September. Soak up the relaxing casual atmosphere while you enjoy the music and indulge in a coffee, hot food, and Seaside views. Entertain the children (playground); stroll the beach; lunch in Lucinda; browse over 20 stalls. Make sure you plan enough...

Townsville Mothers Day 5K Colour Frenzy

10 May 2020 at Riverway Stadium
The Townsville Mothers Day 5K Colour Frenzy is coming! A colourful day for everyone will be held on Sunday, May 10 at the Riverway Stadium. The Colour Frenzy Goal is to raise over $5000 for Angel Paws Animal Rescue Townsville and to raise over $100 000 for Animal Rescues across Australia...

Burdekin Growers Race Day

16 May 2020 at Home Hill Race Club
The Burdekin’s premier annual social event the Burdekin Growers Race Day celebrates Fashion and Racing with a five-event local horse racing program! Throughout the day there will also be mega prize draws, super bets, boxes of fresh fruit and vegetables to give away and Live Entertainment. Event Date: Saturday, May 16

Street Science!

16 May 2020 at Museum Of Tropical Queensland
Word Science Festival Brisbane returns to Townsville in 2020 with an action-packed regional program! The Museum of Tropical Queensland will turn into a science playground with free admission all day and immersive, family-friendly events for everyone to enjoy. From virtual reality to robotics, and geoscience to chemistry, the wonder and excitement of...

The Percivals 2020

22 May 2020 - 20 Jul 2020 at Perc Tucker Regional Gallery
Having begun in 2007, The Percivals is an open competition for artists. Call for entries are now open for the biennial Percival Portrait Painting Prize (North Queensland’s own portrait prize), together with the Percival Photographic Portrait Prize (returning for the fourth instalment since its debut in 2014) and the Percival Animal...

Charters Towers Motor Show & Swap Meet

5 Jun 2020 - 7 Jun 2020 at Charters Towers Showgrounds
The annual Charters Towers Motor Show and Swap Meet is a must-see event for all car enthusiasts featuring a 'show n shine', super cruises and go-to-whoa. There is something for everyone including a large selection of swap sites, demonstrations, feature attractions, a vast array of vintage cars and stationary machinery on...

James Reyne & Mark Seymour

25 Jul 2020 at Townsville Civic Theatre
James Reyne and Mark Seymour are together again for the Never Again 2020 Tour (presented by The Harbour Agency). The combination of Seymour and Reyne has been a favourite with Australian music fans since the show's inception back in 2005. This is your chance to see two of Australia’s greatest songwriters together and...