Stadium News Report


Farewell 1300SMILES Stadium
Fri 30 Aug, 2019
We bid farewell to North Queensland’s home of rugby league for the past 25 seasons.
Community Runs Deep in Our Veins
Thu 12 Apr, 2018
We know that community spirit runs deep in the veins of North Queenslanders, so we're calling on Cowboys members and fans to come along to LGIAsuper Community Hub on Saturday night to find out more about the Australian Red Cross Blood Service and blood donation. Located in the Western forecourt, the LGIAsuper Community Hub plays host to not-for-profit organisations throughout the season to help them raise awareness for their cause.
Did some-bunny say Easter scavenger hunt?
Fri 23 Mar, 2018
Kick start your Easter weekend with great family fun in our pre-game scavenger hunt at Thursday night’s North Queensland Toyota Cowboys home game against the Panthers – ‘egg-cellent’ prizes up for grabs!

It's easy to play – just pick up your game card at the gates from 4.45pm, visit the checkpoints around the grounds for your stamp and place your completed card in the draw by 7pm!
Jess Mauboy concert to celebrate JT milestone
Tue 27 Feb, 2018
North Queensland Toyota Cowboys members and fans will be treated to more than just the return of their rugby league stars for Round 1 (March 9), with Australian Sony Music recording artist Jess Mauboy today announcing a special post-match concert at 1300SMILES Stadium.

Marking an epic season opener that will see Cowboys co-captain Johnathan Thurston become the club’s most-capped Cowboy (271 games), and reach an outstanding 300 NRL games, Mauboy is thrilled at the opportunity to be part of the milestone match.
1300SMILES Stadium naming rights extended
Fri 02 Jun, 2017
1300SMILES Ltd is proud to announce it has extended its naming rights sponsorship of 1300SMILES Stadium in Townsville for a further two years. The stadium is the home of the North Queensland Cowboys rugby league team and the venue for numerous sports and entertainment events. 1300SMILES has held these naming rights since 2013. The company believes that this nationwide exposure has worked to boost awareness of the 1300SMILES brand throughout Australia. The next two years are expected to deliver continuing nationwide publicity via coverage of the regular season NRL matches, two Rugby League World Cup matches and other large-scale entertainment events, whilst the new CBD Stadium is under construction.