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What's On Hervey Bay, and on the Fraser Coast Weekend Guide: Thursday, October 20 – Sunday, October 23 Thursday, October 20 Markets •

Maryborough City Hearts Market, 8am-1pm, Adelaide & Ellena St, Maryborough

Fitness of the mind and body •

Walk with 6.5km with Cheryl, 6am, walk from the Torquay Jetty to the Pier and back

Social Afternoon of Cricket, (every Thursday), Bring the whole family ,It's Free!, From 3pm, bring hat and water, Seafront Oval, Pialba, supported by FCRC, Queensland Cricket, and the Red Cross. For more information call Tanya or Kate on: 4124 4511, or just come along.

River Heads Yoga Class, 9am at the River Heads Community Hall, Suitable for all levels Ph 0458267062, for detail.

The Arts/ Workshops and Creative pursuits Exhibitions on show at the Hervey Bay Regional Gallery, are: •

Welcome Aboard the SS Maheno, showing till 31/12/16

On The Spur of the Moment, Pieter Van Engelenhoven – 15/09/16 to 30/10/16 Exploring approaches for surface finishes with clay.

Creative Generation, Senior Schools – 15/09/16 to 30/10/16 Promoting excellence in senior art education, and student achievement. 20 Twenty Vision, Views and News – Alistair Brightman – 14/10/16 to 27/11/16 Combining his hobby and profession of photography, Alistair reflects on the faces and places of the public life, and the art and beauty of those private moments.

Exhibitions on show at Gatakers Artspace, Maryborough are: •

Ignition – Maryborough Combined High Schools – 03/10/16 to 30/10/16 A showcase of student talent from years 7-12. The diversity of media and range of subject matter reflects the talent across the student population in Maryborough.

Maryborough Open House – 03/10/16 to 30/10/16 Inspired by Maryborough's incredibly built heritage, this exhibition shares artists' impressions of some of the most significant and interesting buildings.

From Nature to Nature, Maryborough Special School – 14/10/16 to 30/10/16 This annual exhibition is aligned to the five learning principles at the Special School Music, Visual Arts, Dance, Technology and Drama.

Community •

Food 4 Seasons, 10am-1.30pm, Drop in to the Urangan Community Centre! Join us for morning tea, stay for a light lunch, get involved in some board games, read a book, chat, use the internet or just relax with a hot cuppa, Cost: Donation, Urangan Community Centre, Urangan

Fashion Parade, garments by Endeavour Foundation, 9.30am-12pm, Cost: $5, garments will


be on sale on the day, Call Jim Bale on 4128 4837, Hervey Bay Senior Citizens Centre,Torquay. •

Self – Care Workshop, Serious Illness, 10am till 12pm, Cost: $25 or 3 for $60, Call Lou on: 0458 969 239, Your Best Fit Naturopathic Clinic, Pialba

Talks &Tours •

Maryborough, Free Guided Maryborough Heritage Walk Tour, from 9am, Call: 4190 5722 for details

What Women Want Networkin Night, with Special Guest Speaker: Dr Abbie Widin, 5.30pm, (for those that have booked), $25 per person, Bell Dixon & Butler Lawyers.

Other •

Come & Try Hippy Day, 10.30am – 1pm, Hippy is a Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters, and aimed at families with children aged 3, and turning 4 next year. Free Sausage Sizzle, Free Day. Apex Park, Charlton Esplanade, Pialba.

Live Entertainment & Theatre •

Neil Wenk from 12pm, followed by Neil Wenk from 5pm at the Boat Club, Hervey Bay.

Bingo with Bronco from 1pm at the Kondari Hotel.

Trivia Night hosted by Ryano, 6-8pm, great prizes and Give-aways, Kondari Hotel.

Cert, Troupe, Solo & Duo Concert, Hervey Bay Dance School, 6pm, Urangan State High School Theatre, Adults $15, Children $10.

Yoga Class, 6pm, 90 minute classes $22 casual, or $16.50 if you book 10 classes. 54 Torquay Rd. Hervey Bay Yoga, contact: Polly Realf. Ph 41246878, Or www.herveybayyoga.com.au

Maryborough, First Steps to change, 6pm to 8.30pm, 6 weekly Thursday night workshops, Cost: $397.00, Pop in Cafe, 197 Bazaar St, Maryborough. Email: thewholeway@yahoo.com.au for details.

Soundwaves A' Cappella Ensemble, a ladies chorus that sings songs In 4 part harmonies, are looking for more singers, rehearsals are held from 6.30pm-9.30pm, at the Hervey Bay Community Centre, Charles St, Pialba, for more information Phone Pat on 4128 2205 or Rosalie on 4129 5827.

Open Mic Night from 7.30pm at the Beach House Hotel.


Friday, October 21: Markets •

Marina Twilight Markets 2.30pm-7.30pm, Hervey Bay Marina.

Fitness of the mind and body •

Hervey Bay Laughter Yoga/Wellness Class-10am sharp, APSL Hall, 61 Hunter St, Hervey Bay, Contact Bev or Darryl on 0466 938 613, All Welcome, Cost $3, this includes tea and coffee.

Friday Night Fun Skate, presented by the Hervey Bay Rollerz, 7pm till 9pm, Admission, $5 single, $8 double, $10 triple, $15 family, (unlimited). First time: Free admission, and skate hire, Roller Blades welcolme, Saftey Gear is optional, Every Friday night during the school term. Yarillee State School Hall.

Twilight Barefoot Bowls, 5.15pm for 5.30pm start, Bistro open from 5pm, Meals from $10, Cost: Adults $10, Children $5, Phone: 4128 1432 for details. (Every friday evening).

The Arts/ Workshops and Creative persuits Exhibitions on show at the Hervey Bay Regional Gallery, are: •

Welcome Aboard the SS Maheno, showing till 31/12/16

On The Spur of the Moment, Pieter Van Engelenhoven – 15/09/16 to 30/10/16 Exploring approaches for surface finishes with clay.

Creative Generation, Senior Schools – 15/09/16 to 30/10/16 Promoting excellence in senior art education, and student achievement.

20 Twenty Vision, Views and News – Alistair Brightman – 14/10/16 to 27/11/16 Combining his hobby and profession of photography, Alistair reflects on the faces and places of the public life, and the art and beauty of those private moments. Exhibitions on show at Gatakers Artspace, Maryborough are:

Ignition – Maryborough Combined High Schools – 03/10/16 to 30/10/16 A showcase of student talent from years 7-12. The diversity of media and range of subject matter reflects the talent across the student population in Maryborough.

Maryborough Open House – 03/10/16 to 30/10/16 Inspired by Maryborough's incredibly built heritage, this exhibition shares artists' impressions of some of the most significant and interesting buildings.

From Nature to Nature, Maryborough Special School – 14/10/16 to 30/10/16 This annual exhibition is aligned to the five learning principles at the Special School Music, Visual Arts, Dance, Technology and Drama.

Talks/Tours •

Free Guided Maryborough Heritage Walk Tour through Maryborough from 9am, Phone 4190 5722 for details.

Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce Lunch with Dr Abbie Widin, 11.30am to 2.30pm, Register early, Limited Seating, Members $45.00, Non-Members $55.00, Glass of Champagne, Canapes, Main Course, Chocolate, Tea and Coffee, (licensed bar available). Dr Abbie Widin is the principal of One Extra Zero, and specialises in helping consultants,


service professionals and business owners land larger clients. To register go to: www.herveybaychamber.asn.au, The Sticky Fig Gallery Cafe, 81-91 Boat Harbour Dr. •

Alan Peebles, a local Conservationist will be presenting one of his DVD'S, ' Creatures of Hervey Bay' at 12 noon, at the Hervey Bay Library. This will be a free presentation, but you must book, call: 4197 4220.

Other •

Booklets Story Time, 9.30am-10.30pm, this is a friendly environment where parents can drop in for coffee and a chat while meeting new people, Storytelling and craft activities are provided for the children. This program runs every week during term time. Supported by Anglicare, Mary Ryan's Hervey Bay, Shop 5, 15 Central Ave. For more information contact Mary Ryan's on 4194 2111 or Anglicare on 1300 114 397.

Munchies in the Bay Meet with an 05 Torana, 5pm to 8pm, United Service Station, Maryborough Rd and Hervey Bay Road.

Wetside Water Park Light Show Spectacular, 7.30 pm. The water fountains in the main arena lights up in colour to the sound of music. The front gates and main water park are closed so enter via the fish and chip shop and make your way to the main deck area.

Information Session on a Post School and School Holiday Program in 2017, Hosted by Breathe Health Club, Come down and hear what the club has to offer for students requiring support as they graduate this year, 5.30pm, Free sausage sizzle, Contact Kristie on: 0431048374 for more info. 184 Dayman St, Urangan.

Live Entertainment & Theatre •

Friday Unwind, John Corowa, 4.30pm-7pm, The Vinyard, Urangan.

Urangan State High School Creative Future presents – The Tempest: A Musical, October 14 at 6pm to October 22 at 10pm, Purchase tickets for The Tempest: A Musical online at Flexischoolswww.flexischools.com.au, Standard Tickets: $10, Royal Treatment Tickets $20, Royal Treatment includes seating in first three rows, pre-show nibbles in royal banquet room, gift bag filled with program, poster and other goodies. Disability Seating is available if requested. Tickets are the same price.No refund, cancellation or swaps will be processed. You will receive an e-ticket, and please print this and bring to the door on the day of your show.

Trevor Judge, 5.30pm, followed by Mo Swagger from 8pm, The Boat Club, Hervey Bay.

Bellydance and Bollywood dance class – 6pm, CWA Hall, 19 Pulgul St, Urangan, Contact Lorna on: 0416 463 686.

Vibeke, 6pm, Smokey Joe's Bar and Bistro.

Jamie Parkinson, 6-9pm, The Clubhouse.

Live Entertainment all weekend, from 6pm, Harvey's Bar and Bistro, The Marina.

Wal Neilson, Bay Central Tavern, Pialba.

Skip the Pleasantries, 8pm, the Beach House Hotel.

T.BA, 7.30pm, the Bayswater Hotel.

Doug Edwards, 7.30pm, Hervey Bay RSL.


Frank Benn, 8pm, Hoolihans Irish Bar and Restaurant.

The Grasscutters, 9pm, the Torquay Hotel.


Saturday, October 22: Markets/ Community Garage Sales •

Pier Park Community Markets, 7am-1pm, Pier Park, Urangan, Supporting local charities.

Soundwaves Mega Garage Sale, Fundraiser, 7am – 1pm, Household items, homebaked cakes, sausage sizzle & cold drinks, 8 Layde Ct, Urangan.

The Torquay Beachside Markets, 8am to 1pm, Aquavue, Torquay.

Fitness of the mind and body •

Hervey Bay Parkrun 5km, 7am start, Lions Park at Urangan Pier, Urangan, Cost, Free, must register at parkrun.com.au.

Maryborough Parkrun,7am start at ulah, must register at parkrun.com.au, and take along barcode.

Hervey Bay Bike Fit, 8am to 6pm, Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre, 22 Charles St, Pialba. (ALL BOOKED OUT).

CPR & First Aid Training, 8.30am to 4pm, Call: 1300 845 477 for cost and to book, Hervey Bay Baptist Church, 20 Nikenbah, Dundowran Rd.

SUP Yoga, (Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga), 8am, Aqua Vue Cafe, contact Rhian at Aqua Vue for details.

Yoga Qigong, 7.30 -8.45am, on the deck at Gatakers Landing Restaurant, Point Vernon, All Welcome, Casual class fee $15, or $12 concession, BYO mats, Phone Kath on 0448663303 for details.

Maryborough, Birth and Breath Workshop, 10am to 2pm, No cost advised at time of print, The Studio, 4/71 Wharf St, Mary River, Marina, Maryborough. Call:0429967628 for enquires.

Beginners Triathlon Clinic, Hosted by B Mee Multisports, aimed at Adults, 2pm – 5pm, Cost: $40, Venue: Hervey Bay State High School Pool. Call: 0407 633 438 for more information.

The Arts/ Workshops and Creative persuits •

Exhibitions on show at the Hervey Bay Regional Gallery, are: Welcome Aboard the SS Maheno, showing till 31/12/16

On The Spur of the Moment, Pieter Van Engelenhoven – 15/09/16 to 30/10/16 Exploring approaches for surface finishes with clay.

Creative Generation, Senior Schools – 15/09/16 to 30/10/16 Promoting excellence in senior art education, and student achievement.

20 Twenty Vision, Views and News – Alistair Brightman – 14/10/16 to 27/11/16 Combining his hobby and profession of photography, Alistair reflects on the faces and places of the public life, and the art and beauty of those private moments. Exhibitions on show at Gatakers Artspace, Maryborough are:

Ignition – Maryborough Combined High Schools – 03/10/16 to 30/10/16


A showcase of student talent from years 7-12. The diversity of media and range of subject matter reflects the talent across the student population in Maryborough. •

Maryborough Open House – 03/10/16 to 30/10/16 Inspired by Maryborough's incredibly built heritage, this exhibition shares artists' impressions of some of the most significant and interesting buildings.

From Nature to Nature, Maryborough Special School – 14/10/16 to 30/10/16 This annual exhibition is aligned to the five learning principles at the Special School Music, Visual Arts, Dance, Technology and Drama.

Art Classes, Rachael Brown's Art Studio, 10am-1pm, based on Portraiture, Beginners welcome, Cost: $35 per class materials are included in this price, email: artstudio123@ozemail.com or call 0488198951 for venue and further details.

Craft Fair, 8am – 12pm, Entry fee $2, this includes morning tea, Fraser Shores Retirement Village, 58 & 100 Nissen St.

Talks/Tours •

Free Guided Maryborough Heritage Walk Tour through Maryborough from 9am, Phone 4190 5722 for details.

Bauple – Resilience Program, 2pm, Topics: Snake bite management, defibrillator awareness etc, Bauple Recreation Ground Forestry Rd, Bauple. Call Debbie on: 0418 771 696 for details.

Community •

City Park Mosaic Workshop, 10am to 3pm, (for those that have booked), Help create a large mosaic artwork that will be part of the city park development in Hervey Bay. All skill levels are welcome, from beginner to experienced, Registrations are essential, call: 4197 4206 for further details or enquiries, Fraser Coast Cultural Centre.

Other •

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Torbonlea Picnic Races, Gates open 9am, $10 per Adult, under 14 years of age are free, Horse races, food, drinks, live entertainment, childrens entertainment and activities, Torbonlea. Get dressed for the races, Burrum Recreation Reserve, Torbonlea. Maryborough Auto Extravaganza, from 9am, Cost: $10 entry, car show, swap meet, bike show, dyno comp, pro burnout, jumping castles etc, Maryborough Speedway ,Gympie Rd, Tinana. Maryborough Community Kindy Open Day, 10am to 2pm, Cost: Free, Call Lynda Lowjen on: 0431 682 254 for details. 19 Farrell St, Maryborough. High Tea at Arkarra Tea Gardens – (For those that have booked), Cost: $40 per person, Call: 4128 8069, Bookings essential, 28-32 Panorama Dr, Dundowran.

Live Entertainment & Theatre •

John Vea Vea,, 5pm, followed by Mo Swagger from 8.00pm, The Boat Club, Hervey Bay

Doug Edwards, 6pm, Smokey Joe's Bar and Grill, Urangan

Live Entertainment all weekend, 6pm, Harvey's Bar and Bistro, The Marina


Urangan State High School Creative Future presents – The Tempest: A Musical, October 14 at 6pm to October 22, Purchase tickets for The Tempest: A Musical online at Flexischoolswww.flexischools.com.au, Standard Tickets: $10, Royal Treatment Tickets $20, Royal Treatment includes seating in first three rows, pre-show nibbles in royal banquet room, gift bag filled with program, poster and other goodies. Disability Seating is available if requested. Tickets are the same price.No refund, cancellation or swaps will be processed. You will receive an e-ticket, and please print this and bring to the door on the day of your show. Frank Benn, 6-9pm, The Clubhouse

Wetside Water Park Light Show Spectacular, 7.30 pm. The water fountains in the main arena lights up in colour to the sound of music. The front gates and main water park are closed so enter via the fish and chip shop and make your way to the main deck area.

T.B.A, 7.30pm till late, the Bayswater Hotel, Urangan.

Maryborough, The British Invasion Show, 8pm-11pm, Cost: $20 per person, book now at the Maryborough Sports Club.

Uncle Arthur,8pm, Hoolihans Irish Bar and Restaurant

Hardcover, 8pm, Bay Central Tav, Pialba.

Whole Lotta AC/DC, $20 Members, $25 for Non Members, 8pm, Hervey House,The Hervey Bay RSL.

Dogwood Crossing, 7.30pm, the Beach House Hotel, Scarness

Third Time Lucky, 9pm, the Torquay Hotel


Sunday, October 23: Markets •

Koala Markets, 6am to 12pm, Kruger Court, Urangan.

Soundwaves Mega Garage Sale, Fundraiser, 7am – 1pm, Household items, homebaked cakes, sausage sizzle & cold drinks, 8 Layde Ct, Urangan.

Mini Market/ Boot Sale, 8am to 1pm, The Cottage, for stall bookings call: 0403 225 859, 16 Peters Lane, Pialba.

Fitness of the mind and body •

Come and Try Outrigging, 7.50am, at the canoe compound beside the Boat Club premises, Buccaneer Dr, Urangan Harbour, Hervey Bay Outrigger Canoe Club, Phone Simon on 0423 680 076 for details.

Maryborough, Nurture Me, 3pm to 4pm, Join us for an hour of fusion drumming, and belly dancing. No experience necessary, No cost advised, Yangarie Gallery and Garden, 64 Louden Close, Yengarie. Call: 0439 882 684 for details.

Community •

Maryborough, Sunday in the Park, 9am to 1.30pm, Cost: Free, MELSA will have miniature train rides, and the replica steam train running, (weather permitting), the Mary Ann, call Brett on: 0407 172 025 for details, Queens Park Rotunda, Maryborough.

The Arts/ Workshops and Creative persuits •

Workshops for kids and adults from 10am at Bunnings Warehouse, Hervey Bay, bookings essential, Phone 4128 5100 for details.

Other •

Dressage Training Day, 8am to 3pm, (for those eho have booked), Entry fees $13 per test, Event Membership available for $15, call Laurette Wright on 0438 199 984. Hervey Bay Active Riders, Lower Mountain Road, Dundowran.

Live Entertainment & Theatre •

Live Entertainment, 12 noon followed by an Open Mic Session, Harvey's Bar and Bistro, The Marina.

Live Entertainment, 1pm to 5pm,, Hoolihans Irish Bar and Restaurant.

Quinn the Radiostar, 3pm, the Bayswater Hotel, Urangan.

Darren Marlow,, 2pm, ,the Beach House Hotel.

The Jam Session, Madz Open Mic Jam Session, 2pm, The Torquay Hotel.

Trevor Judge,1pm , followed by Neil Wenk at 6pm, Main Lounge, The Boat Club, Hervey Bay

Maryborough – Power Brass, 1.30pm to 4pm, Cost: $10 this includes afternoon tea, there will also be raffles and a lucky door prize, Email Rachael on: rachaelsilver@hotmail.com for further details. Maryborough Excelsior City Band Hall, Richmond St, Maryborough.

The Z-Pac Country, Rock & Blues Club, 6pm, Every Sunday , air conditioned, bar facilities, snacks for sale, this is open to all, no matter what your level of musicianship or singing ability, $2 Zpac Members, $5 Non Members, contact Ken Sutton 0419 654 560 for details, Z-Pac Theatre, Zephyr St, Hervey Bay.


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October 20 published version of What's On Hervey Bay and on the Fraser Coast - Weekend Guide 2016  

A comprehensive weekly guide to what is on in Hervey Bay and on the Fraser Coast

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