Treeforce’s Great Northern Clean Up event is today on Lower Freshwater Rd at the bridge from 7.30am. The event will be followed by a supplied morning tea and Treeforce AGM at 9am. Bring sun-smart gear, water, gloves, covered shoes and a chair for the AGM. The German Club Cairns at 57 Winkworth St hosts Oktoberfest over two weekends: Tonight and tomorrow, and also October 7 and 8. The Tropical Brass band will provide music and the Edelweiss dancers will demonstrate traditional dancing. It’s free entry for anyone in traditional German clothing. Otherwise entry is $10. Tickets can be purchased on entry from 5pm.