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:


26 February - Ash Wednesday: 

Eucharists at St. James' at 7:30am, 10am, 12pm and 5:30pm


Sunday, 1 March:

10 am: Service with baptisms

6 pm: Choral Evensong


 Saturday, 7 March, 4pm: First concert of the popular "Saturday Concert Series" - Celtic Connections (pipes, harps, drums and vocals)



Special dates for your diary:

Free monthly concerts from March to December - every first Saturday of the month at 4pm. 


"Sundays at 6" - on every first Sunday of the month at 6pm, there will be a special musical service (either the traditional "Evensong" or "Music & Reflections".)


Transfiguration Sunday

23 February 2020


Ash Wednesday

26 February 2020


First Sunday in Lent

1 March 2020


Second Sunday in Lent

8 March 2020




Regular Services in our Parish

At St James' Cathedral, Upper Denham Street, City

Daily Morning Prayer at 8am (Mon - Fri)

Wednesdays: Eucharist at 12pm and 5:30pm 

 Sundays: Sung Eucharist at 8am; Family Eucharist at 10am; Evensong at 6pm (first Sunday of each month)


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