Events in and around Maryborough
Heritage City Market
Held in the CBD every Thursday in Adelaide and Ellena Steets. Entertainment is enjoyed on the Town Hall Green. More about the market!
Fraser Coast Wildlife Sanctuary Country Markets
79 Mungar Road. Maryborough West.
Held on the third and fifth Sundays of every month from 7am to 1pm. Enjoy a variety of stalls as well as pet grooming. Sausage sizzle and cold drinks available.
First Sunday of the month from 3pm to 8pm.
Live entertainment showcasing local and visiting artists on the Riverstage. Sit at a table in the Riverside Restaurant or under the River Terrace, or bring a rug for a picnic on the lawn.
Sunday in the Park
Held on public holidays and the last Sunday of each month in Queen's Park.
Tinana Twilight Markets
Friday's from 4pm to 8pm. Beside the Mary River at the Tinana Hotel. Family friendly, fund raising for the Tinana Rural Fire Brigade.
Fairy floss, jumping castle, handmade furniture, massages, plants, pet treats, fresh fruit and veg locally grown, jewellery, makeup, lighting, solar batteries, kids toys and games, collectables, trash and treasure AND kids karaoke!! A great family fun Friday evening!
Gatakers by Night
Saturday evening of the last full weekend of the month at Gatakers Artspace, Wharf Street. Live music, local art and delicious food.
The night begins at 5pm through to 9pm. Light refreshments available for purchase.
Poona's Monthly Markets
Morning market on the second Saturday of each month. At Boronia Drive adjacent to Poona Hall.
BROOWEENA MUSEUM MARKET DAY
The market is held every 3 months on the 4th Sunday.
2018 Dates: 25th March, 24th June, 23rd September, 25th November.
Times: 08:00 – 12:00
Location: Brooweena Settlers Museum.
Smith Crescent, Brooweena.
The museum is open during market times for a wander through yesteryear, pick up a bargain, gift or treasure at one of our many stalls, have a drink and sausage sizzle. We are only a short drive away, located just 30 minutes from Biggenden, 40 minutes from Maryborough, 60 minutes from Hervey Bay and 90 minutes from Bundaberg or Gympie.
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More stall holders always welcome. 3X3 Site $10. Call Sharah on 0400 993 099 or e-mail for more information.
DATES: 17th – 19th August 2018
TIMES: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9am – 4pm
VENUE: Maryborough Showgrounds, Maryborough QLD
ENTRY: Adults $12, Seniors Card $10 and children 16 and under free with an adult. Free return passes available – just ask as you leave!
EVENT WEBSITE: www.frasercoastexpo.com.au
The Fraser Coast Expo, incorporating the Wide Bay and Fraser Coast Home Show and Caravan, Camping, 4x4s and Fishing Expo is the regionals largest and most successful event of its kind. This event features over 200 local and regional businesses displaying thousands of products and services.
This year's event will showcase everything from home and outdoor living, solar, tanks, pools and spas, kitchens, beds, air-conditioning, blinds, builders, finance to caravans, camper trailers, 4x4s and accessories. There will be everything you need to build or renovate your home and outdoor living areas and get all the gear you need to start exploring the great outdoors!
Be prepared for a day of adventure, learning, shopping and entertainment. You really will need the best part of the day (or three) to see it all!
DATES: From Monday, 10th September 2018 to 17th September 2018
VENUE: Maryborough Showgrounds
MORE INFORMATION: Barry and Sandy Neilsen 0407 379 668
DATES: Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September 2018
VENUE: Maryborough State High School, Kent Street
Queensland's biggest and best LEGO® Fan Expo is coming to Maryborough for the very first time in September 2018 for the inaugural Maryborough Brick Event. The Maryborough Brick Event is set to showcase amazing dioramas, custom LEGO® creations of many talented local brick builders who will be exhibiting creations built entirely from LEGO®.
The Maryborough Brick Event is a LEGO® fan event for all ages and will be the biggest to be held in Maryborough showcasing over 30 different exhibits all made from LEGO® bricks. Themes on display will encompass Space and Star Wars, City (with working trains), Wild West, operating Technic vehicles and much much more. The build and play tables along with the creation walls and the build a train play area will be extremely popular with children and the adults of all ages.
Retail outlets will be offering fans all the latest in LEGO® products, games, merchandise and jewellery creations. For the first time ever exclusive VIP tours will operate on both event days guided by a Master Builder, participants will be able to get up close to all the displays, chat with the creators, receive a special event set to take home plus other exclusive items bookings are recommended as tours and places will be limited.
Opening hours for admission to the Brick Event will be Saturday 9am to 3:30pm and Sunday 9am to 3:30pm. Admission for Adults $14.50, Children (3-15yrs) $9.50, Family (2 Adults & 3 children) $53.00, Children under 3 FREE, tickets are available at https://brickevents.iwannaticket.com.au and at the door with cash and EFTPOS payment facilities available.
DATES: 1st-3rd November 2018
VENUE: Maryborough City Hall
The Maryborough Heritage CraftFest 2018 will be proudly presented by Maryborough Artisans Inc. at the historic Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, during the hall's 110th year celebration. This event showcases amazing traditional and modern handcrafts created by local artisans. Crafts for sale will include teddy bears, crochet, resin jewellery, glass art, sculpture, pottery, decorative art and much more.
The Fraser Coast Lacemakers and the Hervey Bay Woodworkers will be giving demonstrations of their techniques during CraftFest.
A challenge to 'Make a Placemat' will be held in conjunction with the event. All entries will become the property of Maryborough Artisans Inc. and will be donated to Care Packs for the Troops.
Entry forms can be requested by e-mail at or downloaded from www.facebook.com/MaryboroughHeritageCraftFest
Entry is $3 per adult. (Children under 12 free with paying adult). The Fest is open 9am to 3pm each day. Profit from door takings will be used to buy much needed equipment for the Maryborough Hospital and the Arts Department, Maryborough Special School.
For more details, contact the secretary...
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