19-21 NORTH BURNETT BIBLE CONFERENCE: UNDERSTANDING ISIAH With Dr Terry Clarke, principal of Sunshine Coast Theological College. Friday 7-9pm, Monto Community Hall function room. Saturday, 9.30am-noon, 1pm-3pm. Sunday 10am church service at Mulgildie Hall. Sponsored by Grace Church North Burnett. For more information call 0423 965 946 or 0427 661 738. Over two big weekends (see below). 20-21 BIGGENDEN ANNUAL
SHOW. Stockmen’s challenge, poultry, rides and slides, dog show, pig racing, pony club events, Simon Shazam the magician, tug-o-war, belly dancers, fireworks, heavy horses, stud cattle, wood chop, beaut ute judging, horse events, grand parade, food stalls, canteen and bar, pavilion. Saturday night entertainment by D’fine and presentation of Miss Showgirl and official opening. Check out www.biggendenshow.com. 20 RUGBY LEAGUE DOUBLE HEADER. From 4pm at the Peter Dunn Oval in Gayndah the Mundubbera Tigers will take on the Biggenden Warriors in the opening game. The Gayndah Gladiators and Eidsvold Eagles clash at 6pm. Bar and canteen are available. Normal entry remains at $5
and under 18s are free. 20 A DAY IN THE GARDEN Monto Landcare building. Start 9am. For people interested in caring for their gardens, come on down for some watering, weeding and story-sharing. Tea & coffee facilities available. For more information, contact Glen Baker 4166 3554.
20 PERMACULTURE REALFOOD CHEESE
WORKSHOP 9am-noon, Monto Community Hall. For more information and bookings, call Elisabeth Sekonia on 0432 180 523. 20 RIDGEHAVEN OPEN DAY 9.30am-11pm, Ridgehaven Sanderson Lounge, Monto. Take a tour of the home and speak with the staff. 21 MONTO BOWLS CLUB
WORKING BEE For details, call 4166 1331. 21 MUNDUBBERA GOLF
CARNIVAL - It’s the golf carnival this Sunday - those wanting to play have to be a financial member of any golf club and must have a current GA handicap.
There are two tee-off times starting from 7am and the second tee-off at noon. The $25 fee includes lunch and the 18 hole competition.
22-26 BOOKANEER BOOK FAIR Mulgildie State School.
23 PERRY PACERS walking group walks every Tuesday at 5pm and every Friday at
5.30am. Meeting at 145 Heusman St at the Mt Perry Sport and Recreation Community Complex for a walk around the township. Residents are asked to contact Karen on 0438 467 613 to learn more about this new walking group for the North Burnett. 24 MAD HATTERS TEA PARTY at RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre from 10.30am. Bring a plate to share and join in the Biggest Morning Tea. Gold coin donation. RSVP May 22 to 4165 4690.
26 TRIVIA NIGHT for Gayndah Combined Schools Chaplaincy at Gayndah RSL Hall. Door open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. Cost $6 per person in teams of 4-6. Soft drinks and water for sale. Light supper provided. Round prizes and lucky door prize. This is an alcohol free event.
26-28 NORTH BURNETT BIBLE CONFERENCE: UNDERSTANDING ISIAH With Dr Terry Clarke, principal of Sunshine Coast Theological College. Friday 7-9pm, Monto Community Hall function room. Saturday, 9.30am-noon, 1pm-3pm. Sunday 10am church service at Mulgildie Hall. Sponsored by Grace Church North Burnett. For more information call 0423 965 946 or 0427 661 738. Over two big weekends (see above).
27 ROCK’N’COUNTRY by Pilotlight Productions Inc at Coalstoun Lakes Hall from 7pm to 10pm. Admission $10. Inquiries phone Vi Rackemann on 4127 5171. 27-28 RED FROGS SKATE
WORKSHOP Back after being postponed on National Youth Week due to floods. On May 27, Biggenden Skate Park 8.30am-11.30am, and Mundubbera 2pm-5pm. On May 28, Eidsvold Skate Park 9am-12pm, Monto Skate Park 2pm-5pm. Celebrate with free skate workshop, free sausage sizzle. 28 MONTO PONY CLUB RALLY DAY 10am Monto Show Grounds. All welcome to come and try. For more info contact Linda Brown 0409 061 824 or Annette Evans 0427 661 711. 29 BIGGEST MORNING TEA in residents garden at Biggenden Multi Purpose Health Service from 9.30am to 11am. $5 entry includes lucky door. Mini tombola and raffle. Come and support the Queensland Cancer Fund.