What's on: Wide Bay
FRASER COAST ARTISANS
THIS exhibition of 3D sculptural works showcasing the unique and diverse skills of over 34 Fraser Coast artisans, brings artworks off the walls and out onto the floors - creating an immersive experience for viewers.
From ceramic clay to polymer clay sculpture, paper and fibre objects to mixed media assemblage, the display features a beautiful mix of themes and subject matters. On now until Sunday, October 13. Free.
Open daily 10am - 4pm. Fraser Coast Gallery, 166 Old Maryborough Road, Pialba.
Email regional.gallery@fraser coast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 4197 4206.
THE STORY OF A BANK - GUIDED TOUR
TAKE a guided tour of the former Australian Joint Bank and learn about it's restoration with The Maryborough Storyteller. Bookings are essential. Limited numbers, $10 per person (this includes entry fee to The Story Bank).
On Saturday, September 21 from 9am. Bookings are essential. Limited numbers, $10 per person. The Story Bank, 331 Kent Street, Maryborough.
Email portside@frasercoast. qld.gov.au or phone 07 4123 7221.
BROOWEENA MUSEUM MARKET DAY
HELD on the fourth Sunday, every three months from 8am-12noon, the next is on Sunday, September 22. The museum is open during market for a wonder through yester year, 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 90 minutes from Bundaberg or Gympie.
Entry by Gold Coin Donation.
Find us on Facebook /brooweenamuseum for events and reminders. More stall holders always welcome. Brooweena Historical Museum, Smith Crescent, Brooweena.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0400 993 099.
A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY - CELEBRATING DORIS DAY
JOIN Melly Melody for her wonderful matinee showcase as she sings Doris Day's most popular and cherished songs from stage, screen, studio and bandstand!
Including a swinging live band together with lively stories told through songs and images, 'A Sentimental Journey, Celebrating Doris Day' will have you tapping your toes and singing your heart out!
Featuring Doris's most beloved songs such as "Que Sera Sera", "Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps", "Tea For Two", "It's Magic", "Secret Love", "By The Light Of The Silvery Moon" and many more!
'A Sentimental Journey, Celebrating Doris Day' pays homage to one of the world's greatest performers... A true legend who will stay in our hearts forever.
On Sunday, September 22 from 2pm. All tickets $35. Approx finish 3.50pm with interval. This performance is held in the Foyer with general admission. Brolga Theatre, 5 Walker Street, Maryborough.
Email brolga@fraser coast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 4122 6060.
OPEN HOUSE EVERYONE HAS A STORY - WHAT'S YOURS
TO COINSIDE with Maryborough Open House, Gatakers Artspace would like to showcase the stories of the Fraser Coast community through objects, whether a piece of furniture, favourite toy, or an object that has been passed down reflecting family stories and memory.
The display will be held until Sunday, September 29 and interested individuals/groups are asked to submit an Expression of Interest outlining the object/s and story that they would like to include in this unique exhibition. Free.
Gatakers Artspace, 311 Kent Street, Maryborough.
Email email@example.com or phone 07 4190 5818.
FINANCIAL PROTECTION SERVICES - HERVEY BAY LIBRARY
A FREE opportunity to talk to someone about making financial decisions to help you stay financially safe.
Referrals to free independent financial information and advice services.
We do not offer financial advice, or refer to individual financial advisors.
The FPS is a FREE service funded by the Queensland Government and delivered by the Seniors Legal and Support Service, Fraser Coast. On Thursday, October 10 from 9am at the Hervey Bay Library, 161 Old Maryborough Road, Pialba.
For further information, phone on 07 4124 6863.