School Holiday Program School Holiday Program

Another Action packed month for the School Holidays in January 2017!

Make sure you get your permission forms in to Council as soon as possible as it helps with catering and craft purchases etc.

Click here to View the January Program

Click here to download the permission form

Playgroup Playgroup

 A new year brings new fun things to do.

Why not come along and join in Playgroup?

Free of charge, for any age and weekly.

Fun for the kids - and their carer.

Sporting Fields and Showgrounds within the Shire Sporting Fields and Showgrounds within the Shire

Swimming Pool
The newly renovated swimming pool was officially opened on 11 December 2009. Located in Julia Street, Julia Creek, complex has a 25m public swimming pool, children's wading pool and children's wet play area, all protected by shade sails.

Winter Swimming Pool Hours: May - August
Monday - Friday: 3pm - 6pm.
Saturday and Sunday: 1pm - 5pm.

Julia Creek Amateur Swimming Club
Club night Wed from 5:00pm
School Terms one and four only.
For more information please contact club President Sheree Pratt - 0427 421 959 or

Julia Creek

  • Daren Ginns Centre - 24/7hr gym (membership $20 per month)
  • Indoor Sports Centre - netball, basketball, tennis, volleyball and cricket
    Kev Bannah Oval – rugby league, touch football, athletics, netball, cricket 
  • McIntyre Park – Race course, pony club and campdraft facilities
  • Tennis Courts - two courts located next to the Sports Centre
  • Bike Safety Track - mock road course for young people to ride bikes
  • Indoor Recreation Area (Civic Centre) – used for various activities including circuit classes, fit ball, boxing, kids gymnastics and after school activities
  • Skate Park - opened in 2000, shaded and includes a skate bowl/ramps and children's play equipment.


  • Tennis Courts
  • McKinlay Race Course


  • Kynuna Showgrounds


Julia Creek

  • Peter Dawes Park – centre of Burke Street. Children's playground, toilets, BBQ, shaded picnic tables, water. Plenty of parking. Pets welcome.
  • George Sills Lions Park – Eastern End of Burke Street. Children's playground, toilets, BBQ, shaded picnic tables, water. Plenty of off street parking. Pets welcome.


  • Adjacent to library in Middleton Street. Toilets, picnic tables, shaded areas, children's playground.


  • Combo waterhole – 16km east of Kynuna. National Park. Shaded picnic areas, no camping.