Art & Craft Workshops

Our Artist in Residence Sonia brings her expertise to The Women’s Centre every Friday for two art & craft workshops of education and experience. Come and join in with other women to be creative in our free weekly sessions. Additional sessions have been added for a limited time on Mondays and Tuesdays. All women are […]

Indian Dancing Workshop

Come along for some bright and colourful fun, and learn Indian Dancing with Geetha. Every Thursday 10am to 11am. All women welcome.

Tasty Time

Join Viv Salu, from Active Nutrition, and other women and children to create, prepare and enjoy healthy bites from nature. Women and children are invited to get into the kitchen and have fun with all things edible for a free sample of fresh fruit and vegetables.

Art workshops with Karen

This is an exciting new workshop with local First Nations artist Karen Doolan. Karen will be hosting workshops weekly on Thursday from 9:30am to 3pm. Karen is the incredibly tallented artist of the beautiful “Tears Tell Stories” piece that you will see featured in The Women’s Centre. The “Tears Tell Stories” artwork tells the profound […]

Keeping the Sharks at Bay

Keeping the Sharks at Bay begins on Wednesday 9th February, 2022 This is a closed group that runs for 7 weeks for women who have experienced domestic violence.  You need to be prepared to attend all sessions as our spaces within the group are limited. Please call to register for this group on 47757555.

Midwife Clinic

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service are partnering with The Women’s Centre to deliver a Midwife Clinic from our new premises. Visit us at 118 Charles Street, Aitkenvale for all your pre and post natal check-ups with Kathy, the midwife, and get you and your baby the best health care for free. Every Tuesday afternoon […]

Upcycle Clothing

Tuesday 1-3pm (Starting 8th February) BYO clothes to upcycle into creative, unique, one-of-a-kind pieces, under the creative eye of our very talented media artist Sonia. (Any item of clothing you are happy to reinvent, including jeans, socks, t shirts, skirts)   Stitch, sew, patch work, applique, embroider, weave, cut and refashion into something wearable, playful, or […]

Creative Writing Group

In the beginning there was the word. What better way to express yourself than writing. Our writing group is here to support you on your path to writing, be it poetry or plays, short stories, fact or fiction. Contact Barbara on 0419 361 988 and she will give you more information.

Sexual Assault Survivors Group

Our Sexual Assault Survivors’ Group is an 8 week closed group run periodically throughout the year. This is a free support group for women who have experienced sexual assault at any time during their life.


Please join Coral for a session of gentle Yoga exercise at The Women’s Centre. Our weekly class is held inside in air-conditioned comfort, however you will need to bring your own yoga mat, towel and a water bottle.  Coral’s yoga session caters for all women of varying capability . We need to know if you […]