Discover the latest shows and events hitting the local calendar
GEM FAIR 2017 SUNRISE ROTARY CLUB - FILM FUNDRAISER
Murder on the Orient Express
WHEN: Wednesday November 8 at 6.15pm
Proudly presented by Rotary Clubs of Bundaberg and District, all proceeds go to the eradication of polio worldwide through Rotary International’s Polio-Plus Program. All tickets $20.
Murder on the Orient Express is directed by Kenneth Branagh and tells of a lavish train ride that unfolds into a stylish and suspenseful mystery.
From the novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express tells of 13 stranded strangers and one man’s race to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again.
FREE COMMUNITY MOVIE - ME BEFORE YOU (PG)
WHEN: Wednesday November 8 at 10am
Join the Spineless Social Club and enjoy a $2 morning tea before the film. Me Before You tells of Louisa Clark. With no clear direction, the quirky 26-year-old goes from one job to the next to help her tight-knit family make ends meet. Her cheery outlook is put to the test when she takes a job as caregiver and companion to Will Traynor, a wealthy young banker who became wheelchair bound in an accident two years prior. The now cynical Will has all but given up until Lou determines to show him that life is worth living. For more contact the Moncrieff Theatre.
IMPERIAL RUSSIAN BALLET COMPANY - A festival of Russian Ballet
Event date: Sunday, November 19 at 5pm
Following their sell-out performances of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company returns to Australia.
This diverse and stunning program in three awe-inspiring acts is proudly presented by Russian Ballet Ltd.
This stunning and diverse program consists of an eclectic mix ranging from the magnificent Don Quixote, to the hilarious Can Can Surprise and from the dramatic Bolero to the beautiful Giselle and Dying Swan.
For bookings phone the Moncrieff Theatre on 4130 4100.
BUNDABERG CALEDONIAN PIPE BAND - ALL THINGS TARTAN
Event date: Saturday, November 18 at 7pm
Bundaberg’s own – Since 1884. After a wonderful concert last year which many people praised as ‘their best yet’, the Bundaberg Caledonian Pipe Band will again present “All Things Tartan”.
As the name suggests, bagpipe and drums, dancing and singing will bring the audience to the bonnie hills for another wonderful night of entertainment.
The Bundaberg Caledonian Pipe Band are Queensland’s Oldest Pipe Band. For more information phone The Moncrieff Theatre on 4130 4100.
THE RHYTHMS OF IRELAND - 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY TOUR
WHEN: Thursday, November 9 at 8pm
Ireland’s most celebrated show, the Rhythms of Ireland, will return to Australia in 2017 on their worldwide 10 year anniversary tour. Following the highly-successful and critically acclaimed previous sell-out Australian and world tours, Ireland’s most celebrated and elite company of dancers return with their awe-inspiring and innovative production to Australia.
The Rhythms of Ireland has been seen by over two-million worldwide amassing an unsurpassed reputation of their “stunning executed performances”. Experience a spectacular evening of traditional Irish dance, music and song enhanced by stunning costumes, lighting and sound. For bookings contact the Moncrieff Theatre on 4130 4100.
APPLE TREE CREEK CRAFT, FARMERS AND TRASH AND TREASURE MARKETS
WHEN: Saturday, November 11, 7am to noon
Go for a drive and grab a bargain at the beautiful Apple Tree Creek Chitchat Markets and Trash and Treasure, at the Apple Tree Creek Rodeo Grounds on the second Saturday of every month (except Jan), 7am to noon. Early birds can enjoy a delicious cooked breakfast or grab a tasty breakfast burger and coffee from our onsite canteen. Car booters and new stallholders welcome, walk in and walk out available sites from $5. Live entertainment with Bones and Co. Kid friendly and dogs on leash. For more information phone 4126 8308.
WHITE RIBBON BREAKFAST
WHEN: Wednesday, November 22 at 6.15am
The White Ribbon breakfast is a Bundaberg East Rotary Club event supported by the Rotary Clubs of the Bundaberg region, held at Bundaberg Services Club function room.
This year’s guest speaker is Edwina Rowan from Charlton Lawyers. Edwina Rowan is a lawyer specialising in the fields of family law, child protection and domestic violence. White Ribbon Day Australia aims to promote the issue of domestic violence, and ask all men and women to say that domestic violence is not OK.
Any funds raised will be donated to Edon Place Refuge in Bundaberg, and White Ribbon Australia.
For more phone Brant Duff on 0413 136 857.