MyHospitals has comprehensive advice on health care services in the Townsville region.


General Practitioner

Check out the Healthshare website to find a GP in your suburb.


National Health Services Directory

The National Health Services Directory links you to key information and contact details of a large range of health services including GPs, pharmacy, occupational therapy, emergency department and more. 


ADF Family Health

The National ADF Family Health Program recognises the service and sacrifices of our Australian Defence Force (ADF) members and their families, and the difficulties many ADF families experience accessing affordable healthcare upon relocation. Visit the ADF Family Health website to learn more.


Mosquitoes/midges/box jellyfish

North Queensland is home to an array of flora and fauna unique to the tropical and desert environment. In the Far North, there are a few insects and animals that you need to keep and eye out for and avoid.

Emergency Services

The 1st November to 30th April is cyclone season in North Queensland and with this there is also an increase in rainfall. As such, many areas are subject to flooding. In such events as cyclones and flooding/severe storms, it is best to be well prepared and informed. You can do this by visiting the following websites:


Motor Registry

The QLD Department of Transport and Main Roads website has helpful information about changing over your registration and license.


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Post Offices

Search via the Australia Post website to find locations, opening hours and available services.