Lilly Keller, Tiani Rowsell, Kya Rowsell and Noah Keller at WetSide Water Park on Friday.
Lilly Keller, Tiani Rowsell, Kya Rowsell and Noah Keller at WetSide Water Park on Friday. Blake Antrobus

13 things to do this weekend


Star Dust Drama Academy

When: 9am - 12.45pm

What: Touch up on your acting skills with Star Dust Drama Academy and take part in performance classes appropriate for all ages and experience levels.

Where: Pialba Memorial Hall, Hervey Bay.

Contact: 0474098873.

Create your own Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet

When: 10am - 11.30am

What: Get crafty and create your own Gemstone Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet.

Where: Dundowran Beach, Hervey Bay.

Cost: $20 per person. Bookings required.

Camp Quality fundraiser

When: 11.30am - 4.30pm

What: Camp Quality Escarpade (Ghostbusters team) Tombola are raising money to support children and their families dealing with cancer.

Where: Adelaide Street, Maryborough.

Fraser Coast Chorus concert

When: 2pm - 4pm

What: Enjoy a musical journey as members from all corners of the community come together to sing beautiful music.

Where: Totness Street, Torquay, Hervey Bay.

Cost: $10 per person.

Tipples and Tales evening

When: 2.30pm - 5pm

What: Enjoy delicious platters, ports, liqueurs and good company as the Gauger reminisces the Bond Store's old days.

Where: Bond Store, Wharf Street, Maryborough.

Cost: $30 per person.

Bookings: Call 4190 5722.

Maryborough Masters Games- Darts

When: From 9am

What: Stand out of the way but keep a close eyes on these darts players as they compete in the Maryborough Masters Games.

Where: Maryborough Dart Hall, Quarry Court.

Cost: Free to watch.

Contact: Nikki 0484122510.

Maryborough Masters Games - Soccer

When: 11.30am - 5.30pm.

What: Experience the atmosphere as keen soccer players take on the Maryborough Masters Games.

Where: Federation Park, Banana Street, Granville.

Cost: Free to watch.

Contact: Tennielle Rowell 0457557341.


Art in the Park

When: 8am-2pm

What: Spend a day in the park listening to live music, enjoy a tasty sausage sizzle and do some shopping at market stalls along the Esplanade.

Where: Scarness Park

Cost: Free entry

Sunday Riverside

When: 3pm - 6pm.

What: Enjoy a lazy Sunday afternoon by the river and take in the free live

Where: Brolga Theatre and Convention Centre, Walker Street, Maryborough.

Maryborough Masters Games - Croquet

When: From 9am

What: Get in the croquet spirit and follow the Maryborough Masters Games.

Where: Point Lookout Club North Street, Maryborough.

Cost: Free to watch.

Contact: Wayne Lusk 4121 4577.


When: From 7.50am.

What: Come and give outrigging a try for a Sunday of fun.

Where: Hervey Bay Outrigger Canoe Club, Buccaneer Drive, Urangan Harbour.

Contact: Vanessa 0434468595.

Bunnings Kids Art Workshops

When: 10am-11am

What: Keep the kids busy with free workshops which include canvas art, woodwork, make your own slime or hula hoop.

Where: Corner of Boat Harbour Drive and Main Street, Hervey Bay.

Bookings are essential.


Wetside Water Park

When: 10am to 5pm

What: Wetside Water Park Hervey Bay will be a popular spot to hang out at over the holidays especially with the weather starting to warm up.

Where: Junction of Main Street and the Esplanade, Pialba

Cost: Free