Fri 21st July
Townsville, situated in North Queensland is recognised as the state's second Capital. Consistently placing in the top three fastest growing cities in Australia and a population approaching 180,000, Townsville is northern Australia's largest centre for education, health services, Defence, research and development, mining, food processing and metal refining.
With over 300 days of sunshine each year and a gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage listed rainforest, tropical islands and the outback, Townsville's lifestyle is second to none.
Townsville has excellent tertiary educational offerings at Queensland's second oldest university, James Cook University (JCU). JCU’s main campus is based in Townsville with additional campuses in Cairns, Brisbane and Singapore.
Townsville has the charm, friendliness and safety of a smaller centre, yet the facilities and capabilities of a major city. These combined features make Townsville the ideal place to educate your children.