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Townsville Says No to Forced Closures


An estimated 200 Townsville residents joined thousands of protestors across Australia and internationally, making their voices heard in the ongoing fight against the forced closure of remote Aboriginal communities in Western Australia.  

Council updates for Castle Hill

TAKE THE HIGH ROAD: Townsville's Castle Hill. Image Source: movetotownsville.com.au

JCNN’s Sophie Dillon caught up with local residents on Castle Hill to find out what they want updated and changed on the hill.

Uni Club Hosts First JCU Poetry Slam

JCU held its inaugural Poetry Slam CREDIT: http://ndsmcobserver.com/

Exchange student Julia Dunn held a poetry slam last Thursday night in a James Cook University first.  By Jemma Boisen The Uni Club created history last Thursday night by holding a poetry slam, organised by American exchange student Julia Dunn. Julia, an environmental education major, said that poetry

Townsville Stick Fighters are a Hit

OFFICIAL POSTER: The Australasian Stickfighting Titles

A group of Townsville athletes will be travelling to Adelaide to compete in the National Titles. By Leilani Waters

JCU at Northern University Games

Northern University Games

Athletes from James Cook University are preparing to compete in men’s basketball, volleyball and mixed touch at the Northern University Games in July. By Gabrielle Vacher.

Robot Race War at JCU

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JCU Robotics and Electronics Club had a trial run last Thursday before the Robot Race War on Friday 30th May. By Sandra Haaland and Cornelia Koppang Henriksen The electrical and electronic engineering students will fight with their self-built robots until