John Flynn Place held a Cloncurry Celebration on Friday 8 April 2016, with the opening of the new exhibit “Mantle of Safety” film and a launch for Everald Compton’s new book “The Man on the $20 Note”.

The celebration was attended by members of the community, newly elected Mayor Greg Campbell, poet and singer Ted Egan and members of the Friends of John Flynn Place Association.

The opening and launch was then followed by with a concert from Ted Egan at the Cloncurry Community Precinct.

Huge celebrations for the 90th Outback RFDS Birthday Bash were held Wednesday 16th May to Friday 18th May 2018 in conjunction with a Antique Air-plane Australian Association Pilgrimage Trek by the Royal Flying Doctors Service to kick off the 3 days of events to celebrate the 90th birthday of this Iconic Medical Service.