Seven ways to cure your boredom this weekend


Family Skate Day

WHEN: 10am-2pm

WHERE: Urangan State High School, Robert St.

WHAT: Come and enjoy a roll today with the Red Hot Chilli Rollers for a $5 skate hire. There will be lucky door prizes, face painting and a sausage sizzle.

MORE INFO: Call 0407 817 332.

Guinea Pig show

WHEN: 12.30pm sign on for 1.15pm start.

WHERE: Oslove Park, Oslove Rd, Booral.

WHAT: If you think you have a star guinea pig make sure you attend the Fraser Coast Cavy Group Guinea Pig Show. Categories include best short hair, best satin, best body and condition plus more.

COST: Free for all guinea pigs.

CONTACT: Angela 0451 396 974.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a raffle prize.

Fraser Coast Artslink Trivia Night

WHEN: From 6.30pm

WHERE: Arts and Craft Hall, 187 Bideford St, Torquay

WHAT: Put on your trivia hat for Fraser Coast Artslink's trivia night. There are great prizes to be won throughout the night with the winning table prize of $240. All proceeds go towards the 2018 Talent Quest.

MORE INFO: Call Jean on 0425 253 064 or 4128 6455.


WHEN: 8pm-11pm.

WHERE: Maryborough RSL, Lennox St, Maryborough.

WHAT: KISSperience have returned to Maryborough for an unforgettable night of Rock'n'Roll and you're invited. If you're a fan of KISS it's a night not to miss.

COST: $35 for members and $40 for non-members. Tickets can be purchased online at or visit reception.

Kiss tribute, the Kissperience, plays Seagulls on Saturday night
Kiss tribute, the Kissperience, plays at the Maryborough RSL this weekend. Contributed

Pier Park Community Markets

WHEN: 7am-1pm.

WHERE: Beside the Urangan Pier, Pier St, Urangan.

WHAT: Check out the fresh produce, art and crafts, leather goods, local wood carvings, furniture, clothing, jewellery and more at these popular markets.

MORE INFO: Email pierparkcommunity

Laughter Club

WHEN: From 10am.

WHERE: 28 Totness St, Torquay.

WHAT: Come and join the happiest exercise program available. The session includes clapping, laughing, breathing and movement exercises.

COST: $4 which includes light refreshments. All money raised goes to the Senior Citizens Club.

MORE INFO: Call Karen 0408 969 404.

Book sale

WHEN: 9am-noon.

WHERE: Fraser Coast Calisthenics Club Hall, Sussex St, Maryborough.

WHAT: Get your hands on some classic books.


Koala markets

WHEN: 6am to noon.

WHERE: 9-11 Kruger Ct, Urangan.

WHAT: Items on offer include trash and treasure, arts and crafts, cake and jams.

MORE INFO: Call 0412 689 863 or email