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Make ANZAC Day Wreath

19 Apr

The Wellness Hub

Join us for a workshop where you can learn how to craft a beautiful ANZAC Day wreath, honouring the memory of those who have served. Please book your spot via phone number provided.Read more

Community Working Bee

21 Apr

Prospect Community Garden on Dean St

We will work together to pull out existing plants, and mulch, ready for planting food for the Prospect Soup Kitchen. BYO ToolsRead more

Tuning Into Kids- Parenting Program.

24 Apr - 22 May

Excelsior Library

Tuning in to Kids is an emotion-focused parenting program. It provides parents and carers with skills in emotion coaching, which is about recognising, understanding and managing their own and their children’s emotions. When children develop these emotional skills they are better able to negotiate th...Read more

ANZAC Day Dawn Service

25 Apr

Charters towers war Cemetery

The Dawn Service is conducted to honour our troops who have served and fallen while fighting for our Country.Read more

10 Days in the Towers

26 Apr - 5 May

Charters Towers

"The 10 Days in the Towers" heralds the opening of our tourist season, highlighting Charters Towers and its diversity as a premier destination for tourism and events. It celebrates the region's vibrancy and rich history. See below for the events: If you are an organisation or business that would li...Read more

Parades and Festival History Display

26 Apr - 5 May

Excelsior Library

Come visit the library to see all the terrific images that have been collaborated over the years to show the parades and festivals that we have had in our region over the decadesRead more

Pumpkin Scone Morning Tea

26 Apr

QCWA Jane Black Memorial Hall

Join us for a delightful morning with the CWA. Treat yourself to their delicious homemade pumpkin scones as you enjoy your cup of tea or coffee, and engage in wonderful conversations with our community members.Read more

Create Your own Terrarium

26 Apr

The Wellness Hub

Come visit the Prospect Wellness Hub and create your very own terrarium to take home. A terrarium is an entirely self contained ecosystem that is easy to care for and beautiful to view in your home. Please book your spot via phone number provided.Read more

History and Heritage Fair

26 Apr

Lissner Park

Step back in time at the History and Heritage Fair hosted by the Charters Towers Regional Council. This event offers a unique opportunity for community members and visitors to immerse themselves in the rich and diverse heritage of Charters Towers. Lissner Park, established in 1873 when Isidor Siegfr...Read more

Camp Oven Roast Night

27 Apr

Charters Towers Tourist Park

Enjoy a tranquil evening beneath the stars, indulging in a camp oven-roast dinner complemented by local entertainment courtesy of Ricky and Robbie Gough. Feast on succulent roast beef and pork accompanied by an array of roasted vegetables and ending in a delightful Apple Surprise dessert. (...Read more

Centenary Park Charity Markets

28 Apr

Centenary Park

Our Monthly Charity Market is held at our Beautiful Centenary Park. Come along and enjoy our free entertainment and a host of local art & craft stalls. Grab a Coffee, Burger or Fresh Baked Goods or meet up with friends old and new!Read more

Charters Towers Country Music Festival: Cent Sale

28 Apr

Charters Towers CWA Hall

Experience the thrill of testing your luck at the exciting cent sale hosted by the Charters Towers Country Music Festival! With an extensive range of prizes waiting to be claimed, along with a thrilling monster raffle and an enticing lucky door prize.Read more

Ranch Night at Tors Drive - In Cinema

28 Apr

Tors Drive-in

Enjoy a classic Western double feature under the stars! The Tors Drive-In has been enchanting audiences since 1966 with our immersive big screen movies under a beautiful, twinkling ceiling of stars in a relaxed, country atmosphere. Showing first is The Big Gundown. Widely considered one of the bes...Read more

Hidden Gems by The Don Roderick Art Group

29 Apr - 30 Apr

The World Theatre

This exhibition reveals overlooked features of the Charters Towers Region. These are the Hidden Gems.Read more

Rural Women in Action Day

29 Apr

Miners' Memorial

Join the CWA at the beginning of the Miners Memorial in the car park, where special guests from ACWW will share their inspiring stories and discuss their contributions to Rural Women in Action. This is a great opportunity to learn about their work while exploring the history and sights of our newest...Read more

Hidden Gems by The Don Roderick Art Group

1 May - 3 May

The World Theatre

The exhibition reveals overlooked features of the Charters Towers Region. These are the Hidden Gems.Read more

Make Your Own Kokedama

1 May

The Wellness Hub

Join us at the Prospect Community Services Wellness Hub to learn the art of making your own Kokedama. This creative botanical technique involves growing plants in a ball of soil-covered moss. Craft your personalised Kokedama during the workshop and take it home with you to enjoy. 3 sessions to regi...Read more

Tuning Into Kids- Parenting Program.

1 May - 29 May

Excelsior Library

Tuning in to Kids is an emotion-focused parenting program. It provides parents and carers with skills in emotion coaching, which is about recognising, understanding and managing their own and their children’s emotions. When children develop these emotional skills they are better able to negotiate th...Read more

Traditional Pie and Peas Night

1 May

Charters Towers Civic Club

Thinking about heading out for a meal that you can sink your teeth into? Why not head to the historic Civic Club to enjoy a meal of hearty pie & peas, mash & gravy, plus dessert, while you listen to live entertainment. Bookings Essential 07 4787 1096 Opening Hours - Tuesday to Saturday fro...Read more

Trivia Night

1 May

Charters Towers Showgrounds

Grab a team up to 10 for a great night of trivia to get your brain ticking to win some great prizes! To secure your table send email or message the Charters Towers Country Music Facebook page.Read more

Anything Goes Talent Quest

2 May

Charters Towers Showgrounds

The Charters Towers Country Music Festival is hosting its first-ever "Anything Goes Talent Quest"! If you believe you have a special talent, come and try your luck for a chance to win a prize in this exciting quest! Email or message via Facebook the Country Music Festival to be sent a nomination fo...Read more

Powlathanga Campdraft

3 May - 5 May

Powlathanga Station

Mark your calendars for a weekend of genuine outback fun, camaraderie, and hospitality at the annual Powlathanga Campdraft! Featuring the regions finest riders and their horses showcasing their incredible cattle-working and horsemanship skills in this quintessential Australian sport. Watch the excit...Read more

Quilt Show

3 May - 5 May

QCWA Jane Black Memorial Hall

Come and see the amazing craftsmanship that the Charters Towers Patchwork and Quilters Group will have on display. They will showcase quilts ranging in variety from embroidery, small patchwork, and craft items that have been specially handmade by the group members.Read more

Charters Towers Country Music Street Parade

3 May

Gill Street

Come watch the 2024 Country Music Street Parade and witness the creative minds of the Charters Towers community on display as their decorated floats drive down the street, providing entertainment and excitement on their way to the Showgrounds for the Country Music Festival.Read more

Charters Towers Country Music Festival

3 May - 5 May

Charters Towers Showgrounds

Three nights and two days of live country music await you. We kick off the weekend with our family night, featuring our Princess competition and our North Queensland Artist Spotlight. On Saturday and Sunday, you'll hear amazing talent shine through from up-and-coming artists at the Talent Quest. Sun...Read more

Dance On - Line Dancing

4 May

Masonic Lodge, Ryan Street

INTRODUCTION TO LINE DANCING Basic Beginners – Easy Dances -Lessons on the hour & half-hour -Revision in between -Shoes required, no thongs or scuffsRead more

Charters Towers & District Pony Club Open gymkhana

4 May

Charters Towers Pony Club

Riders of all abilities are welcome to come compete at Charters Towers & District Pony Clubs Open Gymkhana. You do not need to be a pony club member to participate. Spectators are welcome to come and watch the riders in action! Help support a local club. A BBQ will follow in the afternoon and ca...Read more

Zara Clark Museum

5 May

Zara Clark Museum, 34-36 Mosman Street, Charters Towers QLD 4820

Join us at the Zara Clark Museum for "Underground Warfare - A Tribute to the Australian Tunnellers of the Great War." Our special guest, Ross Thomas, a mining engineer and historian, will share his passion for the Australian Tunnellers of World War I and their connection to Charters Towers. Ross wil...Read more

Tuning Into Kids- Parenting Program.

8 May - 5 Jun

Excelsior Library

Tuning in to Kids is an emotion-focused parenting program. It provides parents and carers with skills in emotion coaching, which is about recognising, understanding and managing their own and their children’s emotions. When children develop these emotional skills they are better able to negotiate th...Read more

CT 4X4 CLUB Come and Try Day

12 May

The Fourways 4x4 Park

Keen to try out your new 4×4 and don’t know where to go? Had a 4×4 for years and have run out of new places? Don’t have anyone to go with? CT 4×4 Club Come and Try Day allows novice and experienced drivers an area to test their vehicles in a range of terrain including soft sand and rocky outcrops, w...Read more

Tuning Into Kids- Parenting Program.

15 May - 12 Jun

Excelsior Library

Tuning in to Kids is an emotion-focused parenting program. It provides parents and carers with skills in emotion coaching, which is about recognising, understanding and managing their own and their children’s emotions. When children develop these emotional skills they are better able to negotiate th...Read more

Tuning Into Kids- Parenting Program.

22 May - 19 Jun

Excelsior Library

Tuning in to Kids is an emotion-focused parenting program. It provides parents and carers with skills in emotion coaching, which is about recognising, understanding and managing their own and their children’s emotions. When children develop these emotional skills they are better able to negotiate th...Read more

Northern Beef Producers Expo 2024

7 Jun - 8 Jun

Dalrymple Equestrian Centre

SAVE THE DATE! The 8th Northern Beef Producers Expo is set to take place once again at the Charters Towers Saleyards and Equestrian Centre, June 7 - 8. The trade exhibition is set to be bigger and better with many new businesses as well as all the usual favourites. The event will also feature the C...Read more

45th Annual Charters Towers Motor Show &Swap Meet

7 Jun - 9 Jun

Charters Towers Showgrounds

A not-to-be-missed event for North Queensland, the Charters Towers Restorers Club will be hosting its 45th Motor Show and Swap Meet again in June. Attracting new, restored and vintage cars from all over North Queensland, the event concludes with the crowning of our Supreme Entrant on Sunday afternoo...Read more

Some Enchanted Evening

8 Jun

The World Theatre

We have all heard their songs and we have all enjoyed their musicals. They were known as America’s most successful musical theatre writing team and their partnership has been called the greatest of the 20th Century. Join us for a very special event paying tribute to the timeless music from the legen...Read more

Crown Music Studios Showcase Concert ‘ROCKIN ALL OVER THE WORLD’

22 Jun - 23 Jun

The World Theatre

Let the music students of CROWN MUSIC STUDIOS take you on a special tour as they go ‘ROCKIN’ ALL OVER THE WORLD’! The second annual Showcase Concert is delivered by vocal and instrumental music students from Kindy all the way to Year 12. Celebrating the way our different cultures have shaped us musi...Read more

Pato's Off Road 7 Hour Enduro

13 Jul - 0

Millchester Motor Sport and Recreation Facility

Off Road Racing 7 Hour Enduro - 7 Hours of Non-Stop ActionRead more

CT 4X4 CLUB Come and Try Day - July

14 Jul

The Fourways 4x4 Park

Keen to try out your new 4×4 and don’t know where to go? Had a 4×4 for years and have run out of new places? Don’t have anyone to go with? CT 4×4 Club Come and Try Day allows novice and experienced drivers an area to test their vehicles in a range of terrain including soft sand and rocky outcrops, w...Read more

Charters Towers Show

28 Jul - 30 Jul

Charters Towers Showgrounds

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Charters Towers Charity Ball

10 Aug

Poppet Head Plaza, GoldTower Central

SAVE THE DATE More information about this event will be revealed soon.Read more

Gold City 450- Scrutineering

29 Aug

Charters Towers Showgrounds

Have a close up look and watch the Scrutineering Teams look over the Nation's best Off-Road Vehicles before they start Competition from the 30th August to 1st September 2024. - Competitor Drive by from Showgrounds down Main St (Gill St) and back from 4:30PM to 5:30PM - Scrutineering from 5:30PM to 7...Read more

Gold City 450

30 Aug - 1 Sep

Charters Towers Showgrounds

Round 4 of the Polaris Motor Sport Australia Off Road Championship.Read more

Millchester State School Celebrating 150 years!

6 Sep - 7 Sep

Millchester State School

We are celebrating 150 years of Millchester State School, come along for a great jam packed weekend of fun! Friday: Whole school birthday party for students Friday Evening: Meet and Greet, Wine and cheese and school tour Saturday morning: Family Fun Fair Saturday Night: DinnerRead more

Rush Festival 2024

11 Oct - 13 Oct

Charters Towers Showground

The upcoming 2024 Rush Festival promises a weekend brimming with entertainment and activities. This festival is set to be a blast for individuals of all ages, featuring a range of activities to suit everyone. Don't miss out on the fun – mark your calendars for the unmissable Rush Festival weekend in...Read more

Off Road Long Course Racing

26 Oct - 27 Oct

Millchester Motor Sport and Recreation Facility

Off Road Racing Long Course Action Round 4 (The track is more than 15 km's in length)Read more