Become a CIC Member Today

 The Community Information Centre’s Membership Tiers provide an opportunity for Organisations and Groups in the Community to access benefits to support their promotion and cause. 

Since 1976, the CIC has been the leading community based information and referral service for Townsville residents, community groups and government and non-government organisations. Our aim is to Inform, Assist and Connect the people in our Community to your Organisation or Group. 

Snapshot of the services that we provide to community groups and organisations: .

Online services

Our online Community Directory is an extensive data base with a wealth of knowledge and connections. This is a FREE service for organisations to advertise and promote their cause and FREE for the community to access. 

Arts E Bulletin

Monthly mailout of the events in the Community regarding the Arts.

Community Networking Meeting

We facilitate a monthly network meeting where you can exchange ideas with other professionals, make many valuable contacts in the community and build stronger business relationships. As a Tier Two Member your organization will have the opportunity to present at the meetings.

Data Extraction

From the Directory and distribute information on your behalf to targeted mailing lists 

Activation Zone

This space is provided as a Tier Three Member benefit for your organisation or group to promote yourself for two weeks at a time. This is a rotating space with an exclusive window display opportunity designed to activate the Community. It can be a staffed zone or purposefully set display to promote your organisation or group. (You can hire this zone with out a member ship for $150 per fortnight)

Community Notice Board

To promote your upcoming event, activity or learning opportunity with a flyer in our window display area.

Publications and Brochures

Townsville Community Resource Directory, Townsville Recreation Directory, Halls and Venues Guide and other customised brochures are promoted in the Community by CIC

Meeting Room

Hire is available through a Tier 2 and 3 membership (you can hire with out a membership for $150 per day)

Pod Cast

CIC will introduce a pod cast series in 2020. Make sure your organisation is a part of this opportunity to showcase what you do in the community.

Badge Maker for Hire

Make your own badges, keyrings, magnets and bottle openers for special events or promotional material.

CIC Member benefits

Tier One

$ 75 per year
  • Resource Directory
  • Recreation Directory
  • Unlimited targeted mailouts for information or events via a data extraction with the Online Directory
  • Exclusive members mailing list
  • Voting rights at the AGM

Tier Two

$ 150 per year
  • Resource Directory
  • Recreation Directory
  • Unlimited targeted mailouts for information or events via a data extraction with the Online Directory
  • Exclusive members mailing list
  • Voting rights at the AGM
  • Opportunity to present at the Community Network Meetings
  • Hire of the Badge machine for your Organisations events. *
  • Social Media Coverage of your special Events
  • Free unlimited access to the meeting room *

Tier Three

$ 300 per year
  • Resource Directory
  • Recreation Directory
  • Unlimited targeted mailouts for information or events via a data extraction with the Online Directory
  • Exclusive members mailing list
  • Voting rights at the AGM
  • Opportunity to present at the Community Network Meetings
  • Hire of the Badge machine for your Organisations events. *
  • Social Media Coverage of your special Events
  • Free unlimited access to the meeting room *
  • Free access to the Activation Zone on fortnight rotations. *
  • CIC Podcast Interview to broadcast your organisation within the Community
*Application and booking system applies*

Please download an Application Form

Membership Benefits are from January to December

Badge Maker

Activation Space