l y TREEFORCE TREE PLANTING Bring a hat, gloves, covered shoes, water and a shovel if you can; and get involved with Treeforce tree planting project from 7.30-10am. There will be a guest speaker over morning tea at 9.30am. The event takes place along the Brinsmead to Redlynch bike path on Freshwater Creek. Access is via the new bridge behind the playground at Goomboora Park.
PALM COVE DOG SHOW Treat your furry friends to a fun day out with YAPS fundraiser the Palm Cove Dog Show on Sunday. Registration is at 8am at the north end of the Esplanade, with events beginning at 8.30am. Entry is $10 and the judging catergories include cutest couple – dogs an children, fancy dress dogs and handlers, most unusual and so many more. The Palm Cove Markets will also be on from 8am. For information: email@example.com or 0427 771 206. MUSIC FOR THE BRAIN Community fundraiser Music for the Brain will be held at The Balaclava Hotel on Sunday from noon until late. The event aims to raise public awareness on the prevalence and effects of Acquired Brain Injuries as well as raising funds for peak body Synapse. All funds raised will go towards enhancing the ability of the SAIF Cairns project (Supported Accommodation Innovation Fund). The event includes memorabilia, raffles, restaurant meals and live music from performers including Johnny sanchez, Magrove Jack, Jobstopper (above) and more. Ph: 4054 3588. HUMOUROSITY SPEECHFEST Kickstart Cairns Toastmasters presents the Humourosity Speechfest, an evening of entertaining speakers, fun and laughter. Toastmasters develops communication and public speaking skills. At the Humourosity Speechfest, members share their extraordinary talents as inspiring and entertaining speakers. There will be a range of speech topics and laughter is guaranteed! Networking starts from 5.30pm and the performance begins at 7pm, at The Theatre, Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns. Visit centre-of-contemporary-artscairns.com.au