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150 Years of Townsville Catholic Education

Join us in celebrating 150 years of Catholic Education in the Townsville Diocese.

To commemorate this occasion, Townsville Catholic Education is hosting a dinner dance on Saturday 24 June at the Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre. It’s the perfect opportunity for past and present staff to come together, enjoy a delicious three-course dinner, and dance to the tunes of Townsville’s own, Cranky Pants.

Don’t miss out on this unforgettable celebration!

Tickets are on sale now!

Frequently Asked Questions 

Will there be formalities at the event?

There will be minimal formalities at the event including a welcome, Grace and a short presentation. 

This event is for staff to celebrate with a delicious dinner and lots of dancing!

Does each school need to purchase a table?

The TCE 150 Year committee is hoping to have each school represented with at least 10 attendees (where staff numbers permit!). 

Will travel costs be reimbursed?

The date of the event has been selected to enable out of town staff to travel to Townsville for the celebration. Although we are hoping to have each school represented, this is not a compulsory event and all costs associated with travel will be incurred by the staff member. 

Will accommodation deals be available?

TCE is looking to secure rates with local accommodation suppliers and will share this once confirmed. 

Do staff need to sit at a school table?

No, staff are welcome to sit with friends and colleagues from other schools.

Can I specify who I would like to sit with?

Yes, if you are purchasing single tickets and would like to sit with friends attending, please provide details when you book your tickets through Townsville Tickets. 

Do you have to be a current employee to purchase a ticket?

No, past employees, partners and friends are welcome to join the celebration!

What is the dress code?

Formal attire. Men are not required to be in black tie.    

Dancing shoes are a must!  

Will dietary requirements be accounted for?

Yes, when purchasing a ticket through Townsville Tickets you can provide your dietary requirements.

Will there be parking at the event?

There will be no VIP parking. Parking at the event will be through the regular venue parking.

Have your questions been answered?

If you have additional questions, please contact