Welcome to St. James' Cathedral Townsville

We welcome you to our beautiful Cathedral which has been a place of sacred space for the Townsville community for well over a century. We offer a blend of traditional and contemporary Anglican liturgy, and aim to be a joyful and welcoming community.


Coming up:

Saturday, 25 November, 10am: Australian Mothers Union (NQ) White Ribbon Day at St. MAtthew's


Saturday, 2 December: Parish BBQ at Caryle Gardens

Saturday, 2 December, 4pm: Advent Concert


Friday, 8 December, 7:30pm: Nine Lessons and Carols, Cathedral Choir


Sunday, 10 December, 8am: Combined Parish Eucharist

Sunday, 10 December, 9am: Parish AGM


Services in December       &          January

Sunday, 3 Dec:

      7am & 9:30am Eucharist; 6pm Evening Prayer


Sunday, 10 Dec: 

     8am Combined Parish Eucharist


Sunday, 17 Dec: 

     8am Eucharist; 10am Children's Church


Sunday, 24 Dec, Christmas Eve:

     8am Eucharist; 6pm Children's Church; 11:30pm Midnight Mass


Monday, 25 Dec, Christmas Day:

     8am Christmas Eucharist


Sunday, 31 Dec:

     8am Eucharist


Sunday, 7 Jan: 

     8am Eucharist; 10am Eucharist (no Evensong)


Sunday 14 Jan: 

     8am Eucharist; 10am Informal Service


Sunday, 21 Jan: 

     8am Eucharist; 10am Children's Church


Sunday, 28 Jan:

     8am Eucharist; 10am Special Service

Regular Services in our Parish

At St James' Cathedral, Upper Denham Street, City

Daily Morning Prayer at 8am (Mon - Fri)

Wednesdays: Eucharist at 12:30pm and 5:30pm 

 Sundays: Eucharist at 7am; Sung Eucharist at 9:30am; Evensong at 6pm (first Sunday of each month)

PLEASE NOTE: special times in December and January!


At St Mark's, 70 Bundock Street, Belgian Gardens

Sundays: Eucharist at 7:15am


At St Margaret's, Arcardia, Magnetic Island

Saturdays: Eucharist at 5pm on Magnetic Island (St. Margaret's)


At St Nicolas', The Port

Fridays: Evening Prayer at 5:30pm