For information on any of the below activities please call TMSG on 4775 1588.

Regular Activities

One-on-one English Conversation Group

Every Friday, 9am - 11am at TMSG.

Multicultural Women’s Group

4th Friday of every month, 9.30am - 12noon at TMSG.

Sewing Group

1st, 2nd, 3rd & 5th Friday of every month during school term, 10am - 12noon at TMSG.

After School Drop In

Every Wednesday during school term, 3pm - 5pm at TMSG.

  • Enjoy time with friends and afternoon tea

  • See a youth worker for support, if you want

  • Work on your resume and look for jobs

  • Play some games

Open to high school students.

For more information please phone the SETS team 4755 1588

Volunteer Information Sessions

Currently the Volunteer Information Sessions and recruitment of volunteers is suspended. Recruitment will be resumed at a date to be notified in the future.


Song time - Family literacy program for children aged 0-5

Song time is finished for this term and will recommence on Tuesday 8 October. Held at the Aitkenvale Library, 4 Petunia Street, Aitkenvale.

  • Learn English through reading and singing (English language skills are not required)

  • Connect with your local library staff

  • Meet new people in your community

Call the SETS team on 4775 1588 for more information.

Big Brother Program

Partnership with Townsville State High School.

Every Friday during school term, 3.30pm - 5pm.

  • Make new community connections

  • Enjoy time with friends while playing sports

  • Learn about leadership, respect, responsibility

Transport is provided by TMSG. Open to 7 youth. New registrations open in January 2020.

Dance class

Partnership with PCYC and Dancenorth.

Starts 15 August and runs for 8 weeks every Thursday after school.

  • Learn a variety of dances

  • Enjoy time with friends

  • Opportunity to perform at Dance Tropics Dance, if you choose

Afternoon tea provided by PCYC. Open to females from 14 – 18 years of age.

Contact the SETS team on 4775 1588 for more details



Thursday, October 24, 5pm for 530pm start.
Ascension Church Hall, 6 Mill Drive, Heatley.

Join us for our AGM and hear from guest speaker Anne Franzmann - regional Manager (Northern region), Queensland Human Rights Commission, followed by a light supper.

Notice is hereby given that at the upcoming AGM of Townsville Multicultural Support Group Inc. on Thursday, October 24, 2019 it is intended that the following motion be proposed as a special resolution:
That the membership fees of the organisation be reduced to $0 to encourage increased and accessible membership. Donations will still be encouraged in cash or through GiveNow.

Please contact TMSG for membership and Management Committee enquiries or to register your attendance.


Staff from Feros Care will be visiting TMSG on the second Friday of every month

Starting Friday, October 11, 9.30am-12.30pm.
They will be available to help TMSG clients register for the NDIS and to link people with community support. Please drop-in to TMSG and meet with a Local Area Coordinator from Feros Care who can help you:
- Find out about how you can access the NDIS
- Work to develop your NDIS plan
- Work your way around the NDIS portal
- Learn more about how you can self-manage your NDIS funding
- Link to mainstream and community services
No appointment is necessary and interpreters will be available if required.

Important Dates

Harmony Day

Saturday 21 March 2020.

Palm Sunday Walk For Justice For Refugees

Sunday 5 April 2020.

Refugee Week

Sunday 16 June - Saturday 22 June 2019 || Visit official Refugee Week website

Events in our community

We support many other events in our community. To find out more and to keep up-to-date with TMSG news, follow us on social media.

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