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About Council

Learn more about the Hinchinbrook Shire Council

Citizenship Ceremonies

Hinchinbrook Shire Council Citizenship Ceremonies

Events Calendar

A place where you can find and share events that are happening in the Hinchinbrook community.


Hinchinbrook Shire Community Groups

The Hinchinbrook Shire has a number of community groups and organisations. The list below is some of the key community groups within the Shire, if you would like your community group listed here, please contact Council on (07) 4776 4660 or send Council an email via the Make an Enquiry page. 

Hinchinbrook Chamber of Commerce

The Hinchinbrook Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism Inc. is a membership based not-for-profit organisation that was established over 30 years ago in the town of Ingham in Tropical North Queensland.

For more information please visit the Chambers website.

Ingham Health Service

The hospital provides the community with various services including immunisations, well-women's clinics, pathology-sample collection, basic radiography, weekly ultrasounds and pharmaceuticals. We also have a midwifery group practice providing continuity of individualised antenatal and post-natal care by a known midwife to the women of the Ingham region.

The hospital also provides outreach services including respiratory medicine, psychiatry, mental health, paediatrics, surgery and endoscopy with referral mechanisms in place for those patients who require tertiary care.

For more information please visit the Ingham Health Service website.

Everglow Community Care Links Incorporated

Everglow is a not-for-profit association whose purpose is to advance health, social and public welfare by providing person centred community-based services to frail and older people and people experiencing a disability.

For more information please visit the Everglow Community Care Links Incorporated website.

Scouts Australia

Ingham Scout Group is part of the World Wide Scout Movement. We have children from the age of six years who meet weekly to do a range of activities. 

For more information please visit the Scouts Australia website

Ingham Disability Support Services

Through the collective efforts of carers, parents and clients our mission is to be unashamedly on the side of people with disabilities by providing a quality service that is empowering, professional and dedicated and will make a positive difference.

For more information please visit the Ingham Disability Support Services website

Northern Australia Primary Health Limited

Northern Australia Primary Health Limited is funded by North Queensland Primary Health Network to provide several programs to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples access to care and support.

For more information please visit the Northern Australia Primary Health Limited website

Mens Shed

The Shed Online was a public health initiative developed by beyondblue, The Movember Foundation and the Australian Men’s Shed Association (AMSA). The dedicated website, active from 2010 to present, was designed to help men meet, contribute, learn from and support other men across Australia.

For more information please visit the Mens Shed website

NQ Employment

Not for profit organisation helping people with disability and barriers to gain employment.

For more information please visit the NQ Employment website

Hinchinbrook Community Support Centre

Meeting social and economic aspirations through empowerment of individuals and organisations. 

  • Provide a safety net 
  • Evolving community services
  • Collaboration
  • Advocacy

For more information please visit the Hinchinbrook Community Support Centre website

Canossa Services

Here to serve - with respect, justice, compassion and love.

For more information please visit the Canossa Services website

Endeavour Foundation

Bringing real possibilities to life. Endeavour Foundation’s tailored disability services are based on your individual goals & aspirations. We will work together with you to help you achieve them, via our flexible, integrated and individualised services.

For more information please visit the Endeavour Foundation website