Community Recovery Hub locations

Community recovery hubs are now open in flood affected regions where community recovery workers will be able to assist community members to meet their immediate personal needs, including applying for grants and accessing emotional support.

More hubs are expected to open as flood waters recede and access to affected areas improves.

Cloncurry Shire Council

  • Cloncurry Community Precinct
    37 Scarr Street, Cloncurry

    • Opening hours: 8.30am to 4pm daily.

Flinders Shire Council

  • Hughenden RSL Hall
    17 Flinders Street, Hughenden

    • Opening hours:
      Friday 15 February, 12pm to 4pm
      Saturday 16 February to Wednesday 20 February, 8am to 4pm.

McKinlay Shire Council

  • Fr Bill Busuttin Community Centre
    Church Lane, Julia Creek

    • Opening hours:
      Friday 15 February, 12pm to 4pm
      Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 February, 8am to 4pm
      Monday 18 February 8am to 12pm.

Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council

  • Palm Island PCYC
    Main Street, Palm Island

    • Opening hours:
      Friday 15 February, 9am to 4pm.

Richmond Shire Council

  • Richmond Library
    52 Goldring Street, Richmond

    • Opening hours:
      Tuesday 19 February to Friday 22 February, 10am to 3pm.

Townsville City Council

  • State Government Building
    Ground floor, 187-209 Stanley Street, Townsville

    • Opening hours: 9am to 5pm daily.
  • Townsville Stadium
    Murray Sporting Complex, Murray Lyons Drive, Annandale

    • Opening hours: 9am to 5pm daily.
  • Townsville Brothers Football Club
    Hi Vista Park, 468 Bayswater Road, Mt Louisa

    • Opening hours: 9am to 5pm daily.
  • 1300SMILES Stadium
    14 Golf Links Drive, Kirwan

    • Opening hours: 9am to 5pm daily.
  • Bluewater Community Centre
    14 Forestry Road, Bluewater

    • Opening hours: 9am to 5pm daily.

A rental recovery hub has been opened providing a one-stop shop for rental assistance as part of the flood recovery efforts in north Queensland. Flood-affected residents can now visit the Rising Sun Shopping Centre in Mundingburra – a dedicated space where agents and renters can access joined-up, coordinated advice and brokerage assistance to resolve their housing situations. The hub will operate from 10am to 3pm, 7 days a week, for as long as needed.

The Residential Tenancies Authority continues to be available on 1300 366 311 or, to provide advice to tenants about their options if their rental has been damaged.
If you are unable to return home, and need housing help, please register for emergency housing support by calling 13QGOV (13 74 68) or visiting
The North QLD Flood Register is also now available for homeowners to find local licenced tradespeople to repair damage, reconnect power or remove asbestos. To find an appropriately qualified local tradie, please visit