We have crafted a what’s on shortlist that contains the must-know events, activities and must-see attractions for you experience and mark on your to-do list for the upcoming months. From music, theatre and arts to sports, food and leisure activities, there’s so much to see and do in our area so be sure to check our list on a regular basis to stay up-to-date on all things trending in our local area.
What’s On Events
Check out our expertly curated local area events guide.
The Shane Muspratt Cup
5 April 2024
The annual rugby league carnival for Under 12’s players, hosted by the Burdekin Roosters Junior Rugby League Football Club.
12 April 2024
Thomas Crane and his band of incredibly talented musicians not only bring the musical genius of Queen to life!
2024 NRL Harvey Norman All Stars
16 February 2024
The NRL Harvey Norman All Stars game is set to be played at Queensland Country Bank Stadium.
Castle Hill Trail Run
25 February 2024
This event, being early in the year, is designed to get people into trail running and utilize Townsville’s biggest icon
Creedence - North QLD Tour
26 January 2024
Creedence – The John Fogerty Show returns to South-East Qld, embarking on their Fortunate Son Tour.
Travelling Film Festival Townsville
10 – 12 November 2023
Experience extraordinary cinema when the Travelling Film Festival comes to Warrina Cineplex Townsville this November!
Marina Prior & David Hobson
15 December 2023
Two of Australia’s best known powerhouse legends of Musical Theatre and Opera, Marina Prior & David Hobson embark on their Encore Tour,‘The 2 Of Us’
Creedence Clearwater Collective
16 December 2023
Join us for a celebration of Creedence Clearwater Revival, as we walk-through the life and music of one of the world’s most iconic bands.
9 September 2023
Join us for a fully supported & supportive 15 or 25km non-competitive trek across beautiful Magnetic Island!
1 October 2023
Townsville Brewery Oktoberfest is North Queensland’s largest celebration of German culture!
28 October 2023
The Australian duo is one of Blues and Roots’ greatest influences, and they’ve really been stealing the show the past few years that they’ve been active!
2023 Julie Munro & Co. Ladies Day
29 July 2023
Take your place in Townsville’s most fashionable social and sporting event of the year.
Breakfast with the Stars
8 August 2023
Enjoy a breakfast with jockeys, trainers and owners of the stars of the main event.
Cowboys Home Games
July – August 2023
Get ready for an action-packed thrill ride as the NRL calendar for July and August unveils a series of epic showdowns.
Supercars Championship 2023
7 – 9 July 2023
Repco Supercars Championship event in Townsville, where roaring engines and thrilling races await!
North Queensland Toyota Cowboys vs Newcastle Knights
22 Apr 2023
Backing up a break-out season in 2022, Todd Payten’s North Queensland Toyota Cowboys are hungry to go that step further in 2023 – this is one season not to be missed! Cheer on your Cowboys at their home ground, Queensland Country Bank Stadium during the 2023 NRL Telstra Premiership.