As a fully master planned community, residents of Fairfield Waters have access to a wide range of shopping and lifestyle facilities. Over 65 hectares of the development has been set aside for community facilities.
The Fairfield Central Shopping & Homemaker's Precinct is on the corner of Racecourse Road and Lakeside Drive. Fairfield Central is home to Woolworths Supermarket and Woolworths Plus Petrol. Stage 1 is now open with 11 specialty stores. Stage 2 will accommodate a Big W and approximately 25 specialty stores.
Bunnings is now open at the Fairfield Central Shopping & Homemaker's Precinct.
The Precinct Centre
The Precinct offers convenience shopping. It is home to McDonald's Fairfield Waters, BP Petrol Station, Gloria Jeans, Subway, Noodle Box, and some of Townsville's best food retail outlets. Other facilities include a restaurant, deli, bakery, video store, newsagent, butcher, fruit mart, hairdresser and barber. Red Rooster and Rock Paper Scissors Fish & Chips have just opened.
Opening Soon - Nando's and Baskin Robbins!!!! Watch this space.
Fairfield Waters Medical and Dental Centres
Fairfield Waters Medical Centre is open 6 days a week and is located on the corner of Village Drive and Kokoda Street.
Phone: (07) 4778 4581
The Townsville Dental Clinic is also located here at the Fairfield Waters Medical Centre
Phone (07) 472 902 41
Two childcare centres are located in Fairfield Waters on Lakeland Boulevard and Fairfield Waters Drive.
C & K Community Kindergarten opened in 2012 beside the local Oonoonba Primary School.
Please contact 07 4778 4171.
Education & Sport
Fairfield Waters is centrally located and is only minutes from many educational and sporting facilities:
- Murray Sporting Complex (right next door)
- Townsville Velodrome - Cycling (right next door)
- Townsville Pony Club (right next door)
- Townsville Golf Club (just across the Ross River)
- Cluden Park Turf Club (right next door)
- Townsville Grammar Junior and Senior School (2km and 5km)
- Cathedral School (2km)
- William Ross State High School (1km)
- Southern Cross Catholic School (1km)
- Preschool and Primary School in Fairfield Waters
- James Cook University (5km)
Oonoonba Primary State School
The Oonoonba Primary School for kindy through to year 7 opened in January 2002 and is located on the corner of Oonoonba Road and Fairfield Waters Drive.
For further information and enrolment call the Principal, Oonoonba State School on (07) 47998333