10 things to do this weekend
1 School of the Arts Townsville welcomes
Matt Hale for a Comedy Hypnosis Show at 7.30pm on Saturday. Expect to see volunteers transported into bizarre car journeys, transformed into a talking alien or unleash talents they never knew they had. Tickets are $ 30. Book now at www. dancenorth. com. au or ( 07) 4772 2549. 2 The Artgaze Film Club will host a double feature screening Flesh for
Frankenstein ( 1975) and Blood for Dracula. Head on down to the Old Courthouse Theatre from 6pm. Entry is free for members or $ 15 for a threemonth pass. For more information check out fullthrottletheatre. com
3 Enjoy the monthly Rotary Riverway
Moonlight Market at Riverway Complex this evening from 5pm- 9pm. This family fun market has something for everyone with an animal petting farm, pony rides, jumping castle, movies on the oval, live band on stage, 20 food vendors, and 100 market stalls. 4 Head on down to the monthly Wholesome
Goodness Living Expo at Brigadier Park, Jezzine Barracks tomorrow. There’s free activities planned all day. 8am bootcamp, 8.30am yoga, 9am tai chi, taekwondo- do demonstration, 1pm watermelon eating competition with massage, energy healing workshops, mini adventure- thon and slack lining. It runs from 8am- 2pm 5 Enjoy the Label Traders
Market, the city’s only vintage, recycled and designer market on Sunday. There’s live entertainment, great food and coffee. Wander through the stalls with everything from vintage furniture to designer bed linen. It’s on at Mundingburra State School from 8am- 12pm. 6 The Townsville Orchid Society’s Winter Orchid Show is on at the Orchid Society hall from 9am- 5pm tomorrow and 9am- 2pm on Sunday. Orchids do not flower at other times of the year, so it’s a unique experience. Members will be on hand to give advice about the fascinating plants and unique flowers. 7 Relive all the great rock ‘ n’ roll classic hits of Roy Orbison and The Everly Brothers at the Townsville Civic Theatre with a tribute show starring internationally renowned Dean Bourne with special guests The Robertson Brothers tomorrow night. The show starts at 8pm. Adult $ 69.90, Concession $ 64.90, Group 10+ $ 59.90. To book, call 4727 9797. 8 Head along to the Townsville Gem and Mineral Club Inc’s Gem Show tomorrow, July 18 from 9am- 4pm and Sunday, July 19, at 9am- 2pm at 96 Mooney St, Gulliver. There will be displays of handcrafted jewellery, gemstones, minerals, fossils and much more. Admission is $ 3 for adults and $ 2 for high school students. For inquiries call Debra Illingsworth on 0424448640. 9 The Northern Fury NPL will take on the FNQ Heat at Brolga Park tomorrow. Head on down to watch the clash which starts at 7pm. U18 Fury games from 3pm. Entry is $ 5. 10 Be inspired by Gai Copeman and her artworks featured in the main space exhibition Artist Imaging Artists: 25 Years of the AFCM in Townsville. Learn to express movement in ink using the inspiration of musicians displayed in the gallery exhibition. Join in the workshop at Umbrella Studio from 10am- 12pm $ 20 for members and $ 25 for non- members.