48 HOURS ACROSS THE REGION
ALL DAY: Yeppoon Lions Tropical Pinefest. CQ coulda beens bringing you all the local sport news and drama with Triple M’s B team live on the Yeppoon Foreshore from 8–10am. Come and cheer on some of our local footy stars in the pineapple tossing. Keppel Bay Sailing Club discover sailing from 8–10am. Pinefest High Tea in the Commodore Room at Keppel Bay Sailing Club 2pm. Please contact the sailing club on 4939 9500.
Family Movie Night from 6pm on the Yeppoon Foreshore. Free Admission.
8AM–4PM: Rockhampton Antique Collectable Fair at the Rockhampton James Lawrence Pavilion. Cost $8 (children under 14 years free).
9AM: Central Queensland District Mens Bowls Association will hold a day of bowls at Diggers Memorial Bowls Club to honour their president of five years. Includes two games of bowls.
Cost is $100 per team or $25 per person and includes lunch and nibbles. Bookings phone 0477 054 948.
10–11AM: Dads read at the North Rockhampton Library. Cost is free. Phone 4936 8043.
1–3PM: Arts in the Park at the Botanic Gardens. Meet at the Gardens Tearooms. Workshops are free and places limited. To book visit www. rockhamptontickets.com.au.
1.30PM: Mount Morgan Rotary Club presents a Fabulous, Decadent “Eat Me” Afternoon Tea at Barree Hall, Razorback Rd, Barree. Cost $30 includes bubbles, punch,
games, raffles, music and maddest hat competition. Phone 0449 688 516 or 0490 333 608 to book. Funds raised for Mental Health Awareness Week.
2–4PM: CoderDojo Club at the Rockhampton Regional Library. Dojos provide fun, free and social open learning environments where young people can meet others with similar interests, develop 21st century skills and build creative projects of their own choice using digital technology. Free. Phone 4936 8044.
2–4PM: Lively knitting and
crochet clubs at Gracemere Library. Free. Phone 4936 8043.
2.30PM: Rocky Trials Club will host a motorcycle trials event at Seeonee Park, 4km east of Rockhampton on the Yeppoon Rd. For more information phone Don 4922 1788.
6PM: Bare Knuckles Fight Club’s Road to Glory fight night, Cap Coast Recreation Centre, Cordingley St, Yeppoon. Tickets $20 general admission, $35 ringside seating; phone 0484 302 615 or 0423 629 278
7.30–10.30PM: Global Champagne Day at The Upper Level, Headricks Lane. Cost $225. The Champagne Dame celebrates champagne, crafting a theme that leads champagne lovers all over Australia on an exciting path of discovery. The Hidden Treasures champagne series of 2017 will explore the Hidden Treasures of Champagne – an alluring line-up of rare champagnes created by passionate growers. Phone 0425 242 166 or email tara@ thechampagnedame.com.
ALL DAY: Yeppoon Lions Tropical Pinefest. Yeppoon Lions Pinefest Beach Carnivale 9am–8pm on the Yeppoon Foreshore. Includes rides and market stalls and JRT Family Stage program including entertainment by talented emerging and professional artists.
Keppel Bay Sailing Club Fireworks Spectacular 8pm. Coal Train Grand Street Parade 10.30–11.30am James St, Yeppoon. Marshalling from 9am at Yeppoon Railway Station, Judging from 9.30–10.15am. No registration but some safety rules apply.
7.15AM: Yeppoon Golf Club’s Walkabouts Social Golf Rockhampton. Register by 7.15am for a 7.30 tee-off. Cost $20 for 18 holes for members ($25 for non members). To book phone 4939 1056.
8AM–1PM: Rockhampton Antique Collectable Fair at the Rockhampton James Lawrence Pavilion. Cost $8 (children under 14 years free).
8AM–NOON: Emu Park Markets at Bell Park. Biggest
and best markets on the Capricorn Coast with more than 100 stalls including fruit and vegetables, handmade arts and crafts, food and coffee.
8AM–NOON: The Arcade Car Park Markets in Bolsover St, Rockhampton. Large variety of fresh local fruit and vegetables, organic produce, home made cooking; craft and beautiful fashion.
10AM: Rocky Trials Club will host a motorcycle trials event at Seeonee Park, 4km east of Rockhampton on the Yeppoon Rd. For more information phone Don 4922 1788.
12.30PM: Care and Share Rockhampton cent sale at St Mary’s Hall, Nobbs St. Free lucky door, multi draw raffles, 40 kids snap, money board. Afternoon tea $1 a plate.
3.30PM: Dance Infusion Yeppoon presents Dance Spectacular at the Pilbeam Theatre. Tickets available from www.seeitlive.com.au.
5PM: Twilight Yoga at Col Brown Park. A simple and fun sequence suitable for all ability levels. Your donation will be passed on to the First Step Himalaya, who are rebuilding schools and training centres in the earthquakedevastated areas of Nepal.
6PM: Collective Chakradance Circle at the Yeppoon Community Development Centre. Chakradance is a dance practice for body and soul. It’s a powerful experience that will free and energise you.
7.30PM: Alicia Bickett Psychic Medium at the Rockhampton Leagues Club. Tickets $40.
OLD CAN BE GOLD: Robert Neilsen from Roundabout Antiques will be on one of the stalls at the Rockhampton Antique Collectable Fair at the James Lawrence Pavilion at the Rockhampton Showgrounds.