The specify department has been hectic urging North Queensland services to register for the very first on-the-ground work bundles for the A$250m North Queensland Stadium.


State advancement Minister, Dr Anthony Lynham, stated subcontractors and Camiseta Selección de fútbol de Australia suppliers needed to register again  to be in the running for the 27 early works packages released by managing contractor Watpac last Friday.


Dr Lynham said:

Everyone who has registered expressions of rate of interest has to evaluation as well as renew their EOIs. Every effort is being made to email as well as phone call the early birds to inspect the new, in-depth bundles Watpac has released. Even if you have lodged EOIs for the early indicative work packages, it’s crucial to get back online on the ICN Gateway again.


Federal assistant priest for Cities, Angus Taylor, stated as Australia’s very first City Deal, the Townsville City offer was an crucial theme for regional task creation. He added:

I once again congratulate the North Queensland Stadium contractors for setting inspiring regional task targets. All celebrations to the City offer have heard loud as well as remove from Townsville that getting people into work locally is a top priority.


Early works will provide tasks in demolition, momentary fencing, temporary hydraulics, building of momentary on-site amenities, civil works, mobile crane hire, cleaning services as well as licenced web traffic manage managers.


Dr Lynham advised:

This is the first of lots of employment milestones for the stadium project as we head toward Watpac’s quote of employing a lot more than 2,000 people during style as well as construction. now is the time for local suppliers and subcontractors with appropriate experience, capability as well as ability to submit expressions of interest for the bundles they are interested in.


Townsville-based firms already working on the stadium job include:

structural, civil, web traffic as well as acoustic engineers Arup

wind engineers at James cook University

Douglas Partners, for geotechnical services

Parker Hydraulic Consulting Group

RPS, for surveying and landscaping services

quantity surveyor AECOM 

project programmer RCP


The North Queensland stadium is a joint job of the Australian Government, Queensland government as well as Townsville City Council, as well as is supported by both the national Rugby league (NRL) as well as the North Queensland Cowboys. The North Queensland stadium develops part of the Townsville City offer signed in 2016.


Dr Lynham said further trade bundles Camiseta FC Porto would be released over the coming months with the Camiseta SC Braga overall number of trade bundles expected to reach approximately 80.


Information sessions will be held on June 13 as well as 14 to help contractors with the process of registering for work on the stadium as well as other regional opportunities.


To view the trade bundles as well as register EOIs, visit


Image of North Queensland stadium courtesy: Townsville City Council


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