9 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK­END

Fraser Coast Chronicle - - GOOD MORNING FRASER COAST -

TO­DAY MARY­BOR­OUGH STREET PARTY

WHEN: 5-10pm

WHERE: Mary­bor­ough CBD WHAT: This week­end’s street party will take on the tech­nol­ogy theme to run in con­junc­tion with the Fraser Coast Tech­nol­ogy Chal­lenge. Ven­dors, amuse­ment rides, games and a pop-up bar will fea­ture. Soul City will per­form. COST: Free en­try

IN­TER­NA­TIONAL COASTAL CLEAN-UP

WHEN: From 11am

WHERE: Scar­ness Jetty WHAT: Pa­cific Whale Foun­da­tion Aus­tralia is host­ing a beach clean-up as part of the In­ter­na­tional Coastal Clean-up. Vol­un­teers should bring their own gar­den­ing gloves.

COST: Free en­try

RO­TARY BOOK SALE

WHEN: 8am-2pm

WHERE: Her­vey Bay Neigh­bour­hood Cen­tre WHAT: Hun­dreds of books for all ages and categories at this sale, hosted by the Ro­tary Club of Her­vey Bay Sun­rise. COST: Free en­try

URANGAN PIER MAR­KETS

WHEN: 7am-1pm

WHERE: Pier Park, Urangan WHAT: Pier Park com­mu­nity mar­kets run ev­ery Satur­day, with plenty of food, drink and en­ter­tain­ment on of­fer. COST: Free

TORQUAY BEACH­SIDE MAR­KETS

WHEN: 7am-1pm

WHERE: Torquay Es­planade WHAT: Items for sale at these pop­u­lar mar­kets in­clude arts and crafts, fresh pro­duce, trash and trea­sure, cakes, jams and much more.

COST: Free en­try

TO­MOR­ROW

MARY­BOR­OUGH HER­ITAGE WALK­ING TOUR

WHEN: 9am, Sun­day WHERE: Mary­bor­ough City Hall

WHAT: Get to know the in-depth his­tory of Mary­bor­ough with a guided walk­ing tour. Con­tact 1800 214 789.

COST: Free

Z-PAC COUN­TRY, ROCK AND BLUES CLUB

WHEN: 6pm

WHERE: Ze­phyr St theatre WHAT: Mu­sic starts 6pm and con­tin­ues un­til 10pm. Give it a try whether you know how to play or are just learn­ing. COST: Free en­try for mem­bers, $5 for pub­lic

ALL WEEK­END FRASER COAST TECH­NOL­OGY CHAL­LENGE

WHEN: 8am-2.30pm to­day, con­tin­u­ing to­mor­row with the HPV race

WHERE: Street cir­cuit around Mary­bor­ough State High School

WHAT: Join the Mary­bor­ough com­mu­nity for this year’s Tech­nol­ogy Chal­lenge, fea­tur­ing top-notch de­signs from Mary­bor­ough stu­dents. Tro­phy pre­sen­ta­tions start this af­ter­noon and will con­tinue to­mor­row with the HPV race. COST: Free en­try

LINES IN THE SAND WRITER’S FES­TI­VAL

WHEN: Work­shops from 9am over to­day and to­mor­row, full pro­gram avail­able from fraser­coast.qld.gov.au/lines -in-the-sand

WHERE: Fraser Coast USC and Her­vey Bay Li­brary

WHAT: Join writ­ers and speak­ers like He­lene Young, Wil­liam McInnes and Garry Crew for dis­cus­sions on writ­ing, book pub­lish­ing and edit­ing tips.

COST: Tick­eted events from $10. Book at fraser­coast.qld.gov.au/linesin-the-sand

Photo: con­trib­uted

PARTY TIME: Mary­bor­ough's Street Party will come alive tonight with food and en­ter­tain­ment, rides and ac­tiv­i­ties.

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