Whats On at North Queensland Stadium


Sat 29 Feb, 2020
Gates Open 5:00 PM
Start time 6:00 PM

Elton John

Elton John Coming to Queensland Country Bank Stadium!

International superstar Sir Elton John will bring his final world tour, Farewell Yellow Brick Road, to Queensland Country Bank Stadium in Townsville as the first official act on 29 February 2020!

Ticket holders please ensure you read the 'Conditions of Entry' tab on the left for the show specfic entry requirements. 

Ticket collection -
If you’ve selected venue pick up for your tickets you’re able to collect them on:

  • Friday, 28 Feb 2020 | 11am-3pm at the Gate A ticket office (no stadium parking available please use local council areas as signed)
  • Saturday, 29 Feb 2020 | from 3.30pm until 8pm at either the Gate A or Gate D ticket office.

Concert schedule:

  • Tate Sheridan (Support Act): 18:00
  • Elton John: 19:30

Standard Tickets ➡️
Sapphire - $139.00
Emerald - $199.00
Ruby - $249.00
Diamond - $339.00

Ticketmaster is the only authorised seller for Elton John at Queensland Country Bank Stadium and entry may be refused if patrons have purchased through unauthorised sellers.

Please note this event will feature amplified music. Noice monitoring will be in place for this event. Should nearby residents have concerns regarding the noise levels, please call the Stadium Noise Management Hotline on 47 227 700.

Find your section - download the Elton John seating map here!


Fri 13 Mar, 2020
Start time 7:05 PM

NQ Cowboys v Brisbane Broncos

North Queensland Cowboys v Brisbane Broncos*

Kick-off: 7.05pm

Tickets are now on sale

Sat 28 Mar, 2020
Start time 6:35 PM

NQ Cowboys v Parramatta Eels

North Queensland Cowboys v Parramatta Eels*

Kick-off: 6.35pm

Tickets are now on sale

Thu 09 Apr, 2020
Gates Open TBC
Start Time TBC

Games Opening Ceremony

Thousands of local sporting stars will take centre stage at Queensland Country Bank Stadium, as the venue will host the North Queensland Games opening ceremony on Thursday, 9th April 2020.

The 2020 NQ Games will play host to over 3,600 athletes from an anticipated 40 sports, which are likely to include sports such as Athletics, Swimming, Hockey, Netball, BMX and Cycling.

The biennial event, which is the largest regularly run multi-sport event in regional Australia, will be held in Townsville from 10-13 April, 2020.

Event: Opening Ceremony - 2020 NQ Games

Date: 9th April, 2020
Venue: Queensland Country Bank Stadium
Time: TBC

Sat 11 Apr, 2020
Gates Open 7:45 AM
Start time 10:00 AM

NQ Games Football

NQ Games Football

As part of the North Queensland Games, Queensland Country Bank Stadium will host the NQ Games Football event on Saturday 11th April 2020. 
Football Queensland North will hold a round of the Open Men’s and Open Women’s Frank Farina Cup at this fantastic event as well as a range of games for U15/16s, U18s and a round robin competition for Under 8/9’s.
The North Queensland Games is the largest regularly run multi-sport event in regional Australia and will be held in Townsville from 10-13 April 2020.

Thu 16 Apr, 2020
Start time 7:50 PM

NQ Cowboys v Melbourne Storm

North Queensland Cowboys v Melbourne Storm*

Kick-off: 7.50pm

Tickets are now on sale

Sat 25 Apr, 2020
Start time 6:00 PM

NQ Cowboys v Canterbury Bulldogs

North Queensland Cowboys v Canterbury Bulldogs*

Kick-off: 6pm

Tickets are now on sale

Sat 09 May, 2020
Start time 7:35 PM

NQ Cowboys v Gold Coast Titans

North Queensland Cowboys v Gold Coast Titans*

Kick-off: 7.35pm

Tickets are now on sale

Fri 22 May, 2020
Start time 7:55 PM

NQ Cowboys v South Sydney Rabbitohs

North Queensland Cowboys v South Sydney Rabbitohs*

Kick-off: 7.55pm

Tickets are now on sale

Sat 06 Jun, 2020
Start time 3:00 PM

NQ Cowboys v Sydney Roosters

North Queensland Cowboys v Sydney Roosters*

Kick-off: 3pm

*Tickets on sale soon...

Sun 12 Jul, 2020
Start time 6:15 PM

NQ Cowboys v Newcastle Knights

North Queensland Cowboys v Newcastle Knights*

Kick-off: 6.15pm

*Tickets on sale soon...

Sat 18 Jul, 2020
Start Time TBC

Wallabies v Fiji

Test match Rugby Union makes a visit to Queensland Country Bank Stadium for the very first time.

Mens: Wallabies v Fiji
Womens: Wallaroos v Canada

Tickets available from Wednesday 22 April.

Sat 25 Jul, 2020
Start time 7:35 PM

NQ Cowboys v Manly Sea Eagles

North Queensland Cowboys v Manly Sea Eagles*

Kick-off: 7.35pm

*Tickets on sale soon...

Sat 01 Aug, 2020
Start time 7:35 PM

NQ Cowboys v Canberra Raiders

North Queensland Cowboys v Canberra Raiders*

Kick-off: 7.35pm

*Tickets on sale soon...

Thu 20 Aug, 2020
Start time 7:50 PM

NQ Cowboys v Cronulla Sharks

North Queensland Cowboys v Cronulla Sharks*

Kick-off: 7.50pm

*Tickets on sale soon...

Sat 29 Aug, 2020
Start time 5:30 PM

NQ Cowboys v NZ Warriors

North Queensland Cowboys v NZ Warriors*

Kick-off: 5.30pm

*Tickets on sale soon...