OUR TOWN: Capricorn Coast


Dirt Drags
Gates open 7am – Racing starts 8am Camping – Music – Food
Competing is free – Helmets must be worn Fun day for everyone.
Contact Brad Emmert 0422 695 247 Alcohol will not be sold at this event
Time: 7 AM – 11 PMWhere: Yaxley’s Road, Byfield – 3km past shop Signs will directCost: – Adults $20 – Kids $5 – Families $50

Lee Kernaghan & Special Guests
Lee Kernaghan will return to the Great Western Hotel on his Boys from the Bush 25th Anniversary Tour!#GreatWesternHotel
Lee will be joined by special guests: The Wolfe Brothers, James Blundell and Tania Kernaghan.
Tickets available to #GWH subscribers from 9am Friday 13th Jan and the general public 9am Monday 16th Jan.
Time: 6 PM – 11:59 PMWhere: Great Western Hotel, 39 Stanley St, Rockhampton Tickets Available: www.greatwesternhotel.com.au 

Notorious, the pirate ship, comes to Keppel Bay Marina
Head to Keppel Bay Marina this Saturday and Sunday to walk aboard the Spanish caravel 15th century replica pirate ship, the ‘notorious’
On Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 June  you can walk through the boat that Graeme Wylie built from scratch. 
You might even find the treasure hidden aboard the place Graeme and Felicite Wylie call home for 11 months of the year. Don’t forget to ask Graeme the tale he was told that lead to the Notorious being built.
Time: 10 AM – 4 PMWhere: The Waterline Restaurant, Keppel Bay Marina, 1 Waterline Way, YeppoonCost: Adults $5 Children $2

World Environment Day Yeppoon 
Be sure to catch Capricorn Coast Landcare at the Fig Tree Markets, where we’ll be celebrating World Environment Day with Livingstone Shire Council. Find out about some great local initiatives at their ‘Connecting with Nature’ stall.
Time: 8 AM – 12 PMWhere: Capricorn ‘Groovy’ Events, Shop 3/24 Hill Street, Emu ParkTickets Available: www.capricorncoastlandcaregroup.mysite.com

Beef to Beach Emu Park 
Let’s Celebrate! Livingstone Shire Council will host the Beef to Beach Event to celebrate Queensland Week. 
Queensland Week is an annual celebration of the state’s culture, heritage, people and industry. To celebrate we will have the ‘Race Around QLD Challenge’, a Skate Park Workshop and even a Fruit Salad Eating Competition! 
So bring the whole family down to Bell Park for an afternoon of fun including free entertainment, games, rides, market stalls and a Big Beef BBQ conducted by the Emu Park Life Saving Club.
*This event is hosted by Livingstone Shire Council and proudly supported by the State Government.
Time: 12 PM – 6 PMWhere: Bell Park, Emu Park Cost: Free AdmissionTickets Available: https://www.livingstone.qld.gov.au/1041/Beef-to-Beach-2017

10 artists \\ living in livingstone \\ an exhibition
Join the artists at The Mill Gallery to celebrate the launch of this outstanding exhibition of artworks from some of the Livingstone Shire’s finest local artists. 
Amber Countryman Lyn Diefenbach Lyn McClelland Michelle Black Nanette Balchin Nora Hanasy Pam Tyler Pamela Croftwarcon Steve Bishopric Sue McBurnie
Please join us to meet the artists and enjoy some light refreshments. 
Exhibition continues until 4 July 2017. The Mill Gallery is open Tuesday to Sunday 10 AM – 4 PM. Phone 4939 1311
Proudly sponsored by the Livingstone Shire Council.
Time: 3 PM – 5 PMWhere: The Mill Gallery Yeppoon, 31-35 Normanby StreetCost: Free Admission 

Fig Tree Creek Markets Yeppoon
Our Fig Tree Creek Markets in Yeppoon are on again Sunday, 4 June, starting at 8am & coinciding with World Environment Day. Hope to see you there! 🙂
Fig Tree Creek Markets are organised by Keppel Coast Arts and held on the first Sunday each month, adjacent to the Capricorn Coast Tourist Information Centre at Ross Creek Roundabout, Yeppoon.
The link will provide you with all the information you need to have a stall. http://www.keppelcoastarts.org.au/fig-tree-markets.html
Time: 8 AM – 11 AM Where: Fig Tree Markets Yeppoon, Scenic Highway, YeppoonCost: Free Admission