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Townsville Grammar School has been supporting regional, remote and internationally-based families for more than 130 years, providing a quality boarding program teamed with the delivery of exceptional education and pastoral care.

Our Boarding experience offers our young people a safe, happy, and welcoming home, and a lifestyle that maximises our beautiful North Queensland location.

  • Co-educational Boarding for Years 7-12 at the North Ward Campus
  • On-site Health Centre 
  • Online parent portals and student registration system (REACH)
  • Structured study and tutoring programs
  • Weekend and social/recreation program + School co-curricular program
  • On-site facilities including 50m pool, netball courts, gymnasium, sports fields
  • Located adjacent to the Townsville Sports Reserve, Townsville Tennis and Touch Fields
  • CBD location within close walking distance to Townsville’s Strand beachfront, Castle Hill, Queens Gardens and the Gregory Street Precinct.

We aim to provide an experience which helps our boarders to develop into young people of character by providing:

  • A community where students feel safe, welcomed and accepted
  • Structure, routines and expectations of personal behavior and respectful relationships
  • Encouragement to be involved and reach their potential
  • An environment where social skills can be developed
  • Opportunities to build resilience

At the heart of our Boarding experience is our commitment to respectful relationships and creating an environment where our young Grammarians can "enter good and exit better" - Bonus Intra Melior Exi.

Boarding at Townsville Grammar School