7 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK...
AT Biggenden Bowls Club. Starts with a sausage sizzle at 6pm. Names in at 6pm for games to get underway at 6.30pm. Phone names to 4127 1268.
MONTO OES OLD TIME DANCE SATURDAY HELD at Mulgildie Hall, starting 7.30pm. $10 entry, supper, lucky door, lucky spot, Monte Carlo, raffles. For more information, phone Kaye on 4166 2081.
GAYNDAH RACES SATURDAY GAYNDAH Race Club will celebrate 150th anniversary of the Queensland Derby with a six-race meeting. Fashions of the Field. Gates open at 11am. Bookmakers on course. Food vans and bar facilities. Admission $25 at the gate. Marquee tickets $120 each bought online via the Gayndah Jockey Club Facebook page.
WOODCHOP SATURDAY AT MT Perry Grand Hotel from 10am. Woodchops, chain saw races, barbecue, entertainment, jumping castle, evening bistro, Mt Perry Car and Bike Club display.
QCWA CENT SALE SATURDAY STARTS at 1.30pm at Mundubbera. Entry $5 plus tickets. Afternoon tea, great prizes, lucky door prize and raffle.
MT PERRY MARKETS SUNDAY IN THE museum grounds at Mt Perry. Variety of stalls. Enjoy a Men’s Shed breakfast. Stalls $5 and $5 for the annual membership to cover individuals for insurance purposes. Phone Beppie on 4156 3185.
WAG’S DAY MONDAY BIEDO are hosting a Burnett Inland Women in Agriculture Day at Biggenden Memorial Hall from 9am to 3pm. Great day for rural women to learn, connect, share and laugh. Guest speakers, trade and agency stalls. RSVP by October 11 to connect@ biedo.org.au or phone 0400 695 456.
ON TRACK: The 150th anniversary Queensland derby held in Gayndah in 1868 will be celebrated with a six-race program this Saturday.