What’s happening in the Shire of Broome?
Fri 6 April – Dash & Splash at BRAC
Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre, 5pm. Run and swim your way to fitness and fun. Short course is a 2km run and 200m swim, while long course is a 4km run and 400m swim, with categories for seniors, juniors and teams. Entry forms on the Shire website or from BRAC on 9191 8720 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sun 8 April – Beach 2 Bay Virtual Swim
Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre, 7am. Have you ever wondered how far it is to swim from Cable Beach to Town Beach in Roebuck Bay? The answer is 20km, and that’s the distance of the inaugural Beach 2 Bay Virtual Swim to be held in the BRAC swimming pool. Registration forms are available on the Shire website, from BRAC or SportsPower.
Sat 14 April – Comedy Gold
Broome Civic Centre, doors open 7pm for 8pm show. Comedy Gold delivers a knockout experience of the finest stand-up comedians Australia has to offer, with award-winning comedians, international acts and TV personalities carefully selected to entertain audiences 18-plus. Tickets from www.broomeciviccentre.com.au.
Sun 6 May – Sydney Writers’ Festival – Live & Local
Broome Public Library, 11.30am-3.30pm. Sydney Writers’ Festival is the largest forum celebrating books and ideas in the southern hemisphere, and the world’s finest authors and esteemed thinkers will be streamed live at Broome Public Library, with the opportunity to participate in Q&A sessions by sending questions direct to the Sydney stage. Join us to celebrate books, challenge ideas, and interrogate power.