Townville is recognised as the event capital of the north so there is always something to see or do. Enjoy one of the frequent art exhibitions, concerts, expos, festivals, carnivals or sporting competitions.
Top events to keep an eye out for include Charters Towers’ Ten Days in the Towers Festival at the end of April, the Burdekin Growers Race Day in May, the Townsville 400 V8 Supercars in July, Ingham’s Australian Italian Festival in August, and the Magnetic Island Race Week at the end of August.
Here are some great ideas for events matching your search criteria. Change the options in the box to the right to refine your search.
14 to 15 Mar 2014
Created from first-hand accounts, The Long Way Home reflects the Australian Defence Force's recent experiences in Iraq, Afghanistan and East Timor as well as humanitarian and disaster relief and protecting Australia's borders.
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15 Mar 2014
North Queensland Ocean Paddle Series offers an opportunity for paddle enthusiasts to get a little competitive while exploring the wonders of North Queensland's oceanic waters.
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16 Mar 2014
Jane Rutter is an Australian in Paris. A concert of delicious French music from la Belle Epoque to the present day.
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21 Mar 2014
For over a decade, Dance innovators Djuki Mala have been exploring and re-establishing the notions of contemporary Aboriginal performance.
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29 to 30 Mar 2014
Adventurethon is a multisport outdoor activity incorporating paddling, mountain biking and trail running.
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2 to 13 Apr 2014
Townsville's premier musical theatre company, North Queensland Opera and Music Theatre, proudly presents the most successful musical of all time, "The Phantom of the Opera", directed by Bill Munro, at the Townsville Civic Theatre.
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4 to 5 Apr 2014
Doc Faustus / Hamlet and Juliet is a fantastic internationally acclaimed double bill of comedy plus two great workshops.
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4 to 6 Apr 2014
RACQ Insurance North Queensland Games is a multi sport festival is to be held in Townsville. This event will feature over 45 sports for the beginner, master, child, elite and athletes with a disability.
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11 to 12 Apr 2014
The Burdekin Fashion Bash is a very unique event to be staged at the Memorial Hall, Home Hill. It offers entrants aged between 5-35 years the opportunity to showcase their model and fashion talents.
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24 to 27 Apr 2014
A perfect way to celebrate Anzac Day, last year this extraordinary piece of critically-acclaimed theatre stunned and moved audiences at its Townsville premier.
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