Whats On at North Queensland Stadium


Sat 22 Feb, 2020
Start time 9:00 AM

Stadium Open Day

Queensland Country Bank Stadium will open its gates to the community for a once-only Open Day.

This is your chance to explore North Queensland’s new home of sport and entertainment.

Enjoy a sneak peek of the Stadium before its first major event, and experience for the first time its state-of-the-art design - go behind the scenes accessing the team change rooms, commentary and coaches boxes, and test drive your seats!

Tickets to Open Day are FREE and can be booked at ticketmaster.com.au (from 5am, Thur 16 Jan)
Limit six tickets per transaction

Tickets will be ‘print-at-home’ only, please ensure you present to Open Day with your tickets printed and ready for scanning.

Please note: You will be asked to create a Ticketmaster account after selecting your tickets. If you have an existing Ticketmaster account this can be used, otherwise signing up will mean you’re ready to purchase any and all tickets to future Queensland Country Bank Stadium events!

9am – 1pm
Patrons will be able to explore the facilities and enjoy a number of activities during these opening times.


Sat 29 Feb, 2020
Gates Open 5:00 PM
Start time 7:30 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!

Concert schedule:

  • Tate Sheridan (Support Act): 17:45
  • Elton John: 19:30

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

VIP Packages ➡️
Tiny Dancer VIP Package - $375.00 (Emerald)
Bennie and the Jets VIP Package - $499.00 (Ruby)
Crocodile Rock VIP Package - $599.00 (Diamond)
Rocket Man VIP Package - $749.00 (Diamond)
Farewell Yellow Brick Road VIP Experience (Diamond) - $1499.00

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




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 on sale soon...

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 on sale soon...

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

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 on sale soon...

Sat 25 Apr, 2020
Start time 6:00 PM

NQ Cowboys v Canterbury Bulldogs

North Queensland Cowboys v Canterbury Bulldogs*

Kick-off: 6pm

*Tickets on sale soon...

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 on sale soon...

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 on sale soon...

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 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...