North Queensland Stadium - artist's impression
North Queensland Stadium - artist impression


To deliver the North Queensland Stadium in time for the start of the 2020 National Rugby League season. This project will be a catalyst for revitalisation of the Townsville CBD and Waterfront PDA, support jobs growth and skills development in the construction, services, tourism, retail, commercial and hospitality industries, and deliver high quality public spaces and urban regeneration.

Next steps and milestones

Next steps

Over the next 12 months more work packages will be awarded and new work packages released providing further opportunities for local employment. The main stadium build is due for commencement in early 2018.

Next milestones

Q1 2018 — Main stadium build commences.

Q1 2020 — Project completion.


Led by the Queensland Government in collaboration with Townsville City Council and the Commonwealth.