Army training activity

The Australian Defence Force is conducting training activities within the confines of the Townsville Field Training Area from 8th February to 30th April 2024.

These activities will involve Artillery, Field Demolitions, Light Armoured Vehicles and Helicopter Live Firing activities which may generate noise.  

These activities may occur between the hours of 00:00am to 23:59pm daily.

This training is essential to maintain the world class capabilities the Australian Defence Force provides the Government in defence of the nation.

The Australian Defence Force thanks the public for their patience and cooperation while this essential training is being conducted.

Enquiries regarding the Townsville Field Training Area should be directed to:

Range Control Office

Mon – Fri 7.00am to 4.00pm

(07) 4775 8500



8 February 2024 – 30 April 2024


Townsville Field Training Area