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2019

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2019

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January Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
26 Australia Day
26 Woodford Rodeo
Logan City

 

Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
5 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
5 New Years Thunder
12 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
18 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
19 Speakeasy Saturday
20 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
23 Sensory Friendly Day
24 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
30 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
26 Australia Day Celebrations
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
26 Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
Somerset

 

Redlands

 

Outer Brisbane
1 Beaudesert Races
8 Gatton Races
27 Kilcoy Races
28 Beaudesert Races

February Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
15-17 Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping, Boating & 4×4 Expo
23 Brisbane Beer Fest
23-24 Bribie Island Triathlon Series
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Groove & Grape: Jessica Spina Quartet
2 Street Series (Round 1)
6 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
7 Outtawak
8 Friday Night Lights
8 Live! at the Baptist: Nick Tart Bard, The Viable and Nathan MT
9 Powercruise 1 Day Powerplay #31
9 Prohibition Party
9-10 Mud World Festival
15-18 Earth Frequency Festival
15 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
16 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 1)
16 Saturday Sessions: Áine Tyrrell
17 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
22 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
23 Viagara Falls – Sweeten Up!
23 The Highwaymen
23 Street Series (Round 2)
Lockyer Valley
9 Lockyer Valley Speedway
Contact phone:
0408 014 672
15 Mulga Bull Ride
Contact phone:
5465 9127
23 Gatton Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
Contact phone:
0400 031 326
Somerset
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
16 Mulgowie Mulga Bull Ride

March Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
23-24 Bribie Island Triathlon Series
30 Park Vibes
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
1 Dusty and The Divas
1-2 Viagara Falls – Sweeten Up!
2 Kenda (Round 1)
2-16 Quartet – A Touching Comedy by Ronald Harwood
8 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
8 Groove & Grape: Small Step
9-10 Autumn Drift Matsuri – Queensland Raceway
11 Room On The Broom
13 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
14-17 CMC Rocks Qld – Willowbank
17 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
21 The Sapphires – Ipswich Civic Centre
23 Ipswich Antique & Collectables Fair – Ipswich Civic Centre
29 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
29 Ian Moss – National Regional Tour
29-31 QLD Endruance Championship (Round 1)
30 The Grigoryan Brothers – Ipswich Civic Centre
30 Gold Dust Woman
30 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 2)
31 Cambrian Choral Showcase
31 Recruitment 24/7 Ipswich Bike Ride – Uni of Southern Qld (Ipswich Campus)
Lockyer Valley
23-24 Gatton Motorfest – Drifting & Burnouts
Contact phone:
0407 131 326
Somerset
1-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Experience Somerset Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Ann Caporn
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Greg Hannant
2 Esk Races
2 Fernvale Junction Feast and Trade Village
7-10 Toogoolawah Campdraft
11 Kilcoy Races
16 Colours of Somerset Festival
17 Jammin’ n Esk
19 Kilcoy Races
23 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail Boomerang Bike Ride for Ipswich Hospital Foundation
29-31 Reel Somerset Classic – non-professional fishing tournament on Lake Somerset
30 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail 30km Charity Run
30 Kilcoy Rodeo
31 Prenzlau Pride Car and Music Show
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Esk Races
7-10 Toogoolawah Campdraft
11 Kilcoy Races
14 Beaudesert Races
16 Tamborine Mountain Show
23 Gatton Races
23-24 Fernvale Campdraft
30 Kilcoy Rodeo
30-31 Beaudesert Campdraft

April Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
6 Eatons Hill Rodeo
14 Moreton Bay Triathlon
19 Redcliffe Festival of Sails Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
4 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
6-7 Japanese Nationals – Queensland Raceway
7 Watercress Creek Olive Festival
7 Queensland Auto Spectacular – Willowbank Raceway
6-22 School Holidays
10 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
12 Friday Night Lights
12-14 Ipswich Festival of Cars – Willowbank Raceway
13 Street Series (Round 3)
13-14 MERIDA Hidden Vale 24HR
16 Music & Mayhem on the Marburg Express – Ipswich Civic Centre
17 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
18 Celtic Illusion
19 Good Friday
19 Santo’s Super Thunder
20 Easter Saturday
20 JD Blast
21 Easter Sunday
21 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
22 Easter Monday
25 Anzac Day (Thursday)
26-28 24 Hours of Lemons
27 Festival Gala – Romance of the Movies
28 Nostalgia Drags – Willowbank Raceway
30 Alice in Wonderland – Ipswich Civic Centre
Lockyer Valley
11 Country Race Day
Contact phone:
5462 2850
11-12 Mark Langley Horsemanship
Contact phone:
0417 200 411
20-21 SEQ Interschool Regionals Equestrian Event
Contact phone:
0409 773 885
Somerset
1-30 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Experience Somerset Exhibition
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Colin Van Kruining
1-28 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Peter Coey
5-6 Kilcoy Show
6 Toogoolawah Pictures – The Lego Movie (G)
6 Lowood Spuds and Dudds B and S Ball
13 Kilcoy Races
13 Toogoolawah Rodeo
14 Jammin’ in Esk
27 Lowood Art Cultural Festival
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
1-7 Ken & Annie’s Toogoolawah Music Campout
6 – 7 Kilcoy Show
11 Gatton Races
13 Kilcoy Races
13 Toogoolawah Charity Rodeo
13-14 West Moreton ASHS Futurity/Maturity/Challenges – Esk
13-14 Rathdowney Campdraft
20-21 East Moreton ASHS Futurity/Maturity/Challenges – Kilcoy
25 Beaudesert Races

May Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
All Month Hills Festival
3-5 The Planting Festival
25 Hills Carnivale
26 Dayboro Day Festival and Antiques & Collectables Fair
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
3-5 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 2)
3 Groove & Grape: Spencer Wilson Trio
4 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
4-18 Challenges – A One Act Play Season
4 Rocklea Show
5 Dayboro Rodeo
6 Labour Day (Monday)
6 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
8 Foster and Allen
10-11 Marburg Show
11 Great Houses of Ipswich
11 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 3)
11 Prada’s Priscillas: An all-male revue
12 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
10-11 Marburg Show
11-Jun 8 Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival
12 Mothers Day (Sunday)
14 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow
17 Ipswich Show Holiday (Friday)
17 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
17-19 Ipswich Show
17-19 Brookfield Show & Rodeo
17-19 Ipswich Show & Rodeo
18 Street Series (Round 4)
18 James Reyne – A Crawl To Now
18 Powercruise 1Day Power Play – Queensland Raceway
19 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
19 National Motoring Heritage Day
24 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
28 Up, Up and Away!
29 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
30 Billionaire Boy
31-Jun 2 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 3)
Lockyer Valley
4-5 Laidley Heritage Weekend
4-5 Clydesdale and Heavy Horse Field Days
Contact phone:
0427 566029
5 Lockyer Antique Motor Association Swap Meet
Contact phone:
0429 643 148
10-11 Autumn Orchid Show
Contact phone:
0419 642 913
11 The Handmade Expo Market
18 Laidley Charity Show’n’ Shine
Contact phone:
0412 140 239
25 Mulgowie Bush Dance
Contact phone:
0413 126 114
26 Lockyer Multicultural Festival
Contact phone:
0413 126 114
Somerset
1-19 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Experience Somerset Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Justice Maddern
1-30 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Manilyn Leitch
2 Kilcoy Races
5 The R&R Rail Trail Experience
19 Jammin’ in Esk
23-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Wanderdust Touring Exhibition
24-25 Esk Show
25 Toogoolawah Dash Bike Ride Challenge 2019 on the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Kilcoy Races
3 Gatton Races
18 Beaudesert Races
24-25 Esk Show
31-Jun 1 Boonah Show

June Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
15-16 Redcliffe KiteFest
21-22 Woodford Show & Rodeo
28-30 Recliffe Show
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
4 Djuki Mala – Ipswich Civic Centre
6-9 Gulf Western Oil 52nd Winternationals
7-9 Caboolture Show & Rodeo
8 Brisbane Last Cowboy Standing PBR Rodeo – Boondall
9 The Gathering
15 Channel Seven Ipswich Cup
15 Ipswich Cup Races – Bundamba
16 RAAF Amberley Aviation Herritage Centre Open Day
20 Mediums Ezio and Michelle De Angelis
21 Diesel Assault – Willowbank Raceway
21 Two Days of Thunder – Queensland Raceway
21-23 Two Days of Thunder
22 Street Series (Round 5)
28 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
28-29 Rosewood Show
28-30 Rosewood Show & Rodeo
29 Kenda (Round 2)
29-July 14 School Holidays
Lockyer Valley
1 Gatton Cup Race Day
Contact phone:
5462 2850
1-2 Lockyer Valley Polocrosse Carnival – Laidley
13-15 Blue Care Book Safe
Contact phone:
5468 4600
15 Up the Creek Festival
Contact phone:
0427 446 810
21 Mula Bull Ride
Contact phone:
5465 9127
29-30 Chrome & Clutter Retro Festival
Contact phone:
5465 1099
Somerset
1 Somerset Art Beat Festival – The Condensery
1-27 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Jodie Wade
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Norma Street
1 Fernivale Junction Feast and Trade Village
1 Somerset Art Beat Festival -Somerset Regional Art Gallery- The Condensery
7-8 Toogoolawah Show
14-15 Loowood Show
15 Esk Garden Lifestyle Fair
15 Kilcoy Races
15-17 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail fully supported three-day cycling tour
16 Jammin’ in Esk
29 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail 100 Challenge Bike Ride
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
1 Gatton Cup Races
7-8 Toogoolawah Show
14-15 Lowood Show
15 Kilcoy Cup Races
20 Gatton Races
21 Mulgowie Mulga Bull Ride
21-22 Kalbar Show
22 Beaudesert Cup Races
22-23 Stanley Rivers Polocrosse Carnival – Kilcoy

July Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
5-7 Farm Fantastic
6-7 Dayboro Show
7 Deagon Races
13-14 Abbey Medieval Festival
13-14 Samford Show
20 Sandstone Point Rodeo
21 Jetty 2 Jetty Fun Run
28 Redcliffe Garden & Lifestyle Expo
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
3 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
3 Splash Test Dummies
5 Acoustic Guitar Spectacular
5-7 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 4)
6 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 4)
6-7 Giant 3 plus 3 – Hidden Valley Adventure Park
7 Deagon Cup Races
9 The Australian Buddy Holly Show
10 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
12 Waist Watchers The Musical
12 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
13-27 The Cemetery Club – A Pause for Thought by Ivan Menchell
14 All Ford Day
19 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
21 Mopar Sunday
21 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
21 Troy Cassar-Daley-Greatest Hits Tour
26 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
26-28 Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprints – Queensland Raceway
28 Ipswich Hospital Foundation Park2Park
28 Soweto Gospel Choir
27-28 Mount Gravatt Show & Rodeo
29 Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus – Ipswich Civic Centre
31 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
5-7 Laidley Show
Contact phone:
5465 1284
18-19 Gatton Show
Contact phone:
5462 2577
Somerset
1-14 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Wanderlust Touring Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Carol Robinsion
1-25 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Linda Taylor
13 Esk Races
14 Somerset Rail Trail Fun Run or Ride – Brisbane Valley Rail Trail – Lowood to Fernavale
20-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Kerry Hetherington & Sandi Harrold Exhibitions
21 Jammin’ in Esk
27 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail End to End Extreme Bike Ride
27 Esk Cultural Festival
27-28 Somerset Art Awards
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
4 Gatton Races
5-7 Laidley Show & Rodeo
13 Canungra Rodeo
13 Esk Races
18 Gatton Races
18-20 Gatton Show
27 Beaudesert Races

August Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
2-4 Pine River Show & Rodeo – Lawnton
3 Generate
3-12 Caboolture Festival
12 Caboolture Family Fun Day
24 Strawberry Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
2-4 Shannon’s Nationals – Queensland Raceway
3 Street Series (Round 6)
3 Jimboomba Rodeo
4 Nostalgia Drags – Willowbank Raceway
7 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
9 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
9-18 Royal Queensland Show(EKKA) – Brisbane
10 QLD Drag Racing Championship (Round 5)
14 Ekka Show Holiday (Wednesday)
16 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
17 Ipswich Collectable Fair – Ipswich Showgrounds
18 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
18 Drift Allstars Series (Round 3)
21 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
24-25 Brisbane Jamboree – Willowbank Raceway
30 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
31 Street Series (Round 7)
Lockyer Valley
1-4 World Cup Show Jumping
Contact phone:
0428 871 588
10-11 Tractor Trek
Contact phone:
0429 643 148
17 Colours of the Lockyer Arts & Culture Festival
Contact phone:
0448 326 246
Somerset
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Brian Wallace
1-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Kerry Hetherington & Sandi Harrold Exhibitions
1-29 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Somerset Photography Group
3 BVRT E2E 161km Extreme Bike Ride
17-18 Reel Wivenhoe Classic non-professional fishing tournament on Lake Wivenhoe
18 Jammin’ in Esk
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Gatton Races
17 Kilcoy Races
22 Beaudesert Races
24 Boonah Rodeo
24 Kilcoy Races
24-25 Canungra Show & Rodeo
25 Beaudesert Races
30 Glamorgan Vale Rodeo
31 Fossil Downs Bush Rodeo – Murphys Creek

September Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
7-8 Moreton Bay Food + Wine Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Fathers day (Sunday)
4 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
5-8 Powercruise#77 – Queensland Raceway
6 Diesel Assault – Willowbank Raceway
8 Great Hosue of Ipswich
11 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
13 Brisbane Racing Club Rodeo – Doomben
13-15 Neurum Creek Music Festival
13-15 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 5)
14 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 6)
14-15 Flight Centre Cycle and Trail Run EPIC
15 RAAF Amberley Aviation Herritage Centre Open Day
20 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
20-21 24 Hours of Lemons
21 Kenda Tires Radial Riot
21-Oct 5 A Bunch of Amateurs
21-Oct 7 School Holidays
25 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
28 Rosewood Campdraft
29 All Bike Day
Lockyer Valley
7 Mulgowie Gift & Fun Run
Contact phone:
0427 061 936
7 Fossil Downs Bush Rodeo
Contact phone:
0417 633 051
12-14 Laidley Spring Festival
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
22 Big Band at Spring Bluff
Contact phone:
4688 6883
28-29 HCVAQ Truck & Tractor Show
Contact phone:
0402 234 657
Somerset
1-22 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Kerry Hetherington & Sandi Harrold Exhibitions
1-25 Glen Rock Gallery – artist of the month – Kim Thompson
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Ruth Hughes
7 Somerset Mayoral Gala Charity Ball
7 Fernvale Junction Feast and Trade Village
15 Jammin’ in Esk
28-30 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Somerset Senior Students Exhibition
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
5 Kilcoy Races
5-8 Toogoolawah Campdraft
6-7 Beaudesert Show
13 Mulgowie Mulga Bull Ride
14 Fernivale Spring Draft
14 Gatton Races
20 Glamorgan Vale Rodeo
21 Somerset Series Final Campdraft – Esk
24 Kilcoy Races

October Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
6 Moreton Kids Festival
19 Oyster Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
2 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
5-6 Spring Drift Matsuri – Queensland Raceway
7 Queen’s Birthday (Monday)
9 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
18 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
20 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
24 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
25-27 GoodnaJacaranda Festival
26 Ipswich Collectable Fair – Ipswich Civic Centre
30 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
5-6 Lights on the Hill Memorial Convoy
Contact phone:
0401 362 960
13 Murphy Creek Chilli Festival
Contact phone:
0403 320 427
27 Celtic Festival of Queensland
Contact phone:
0408 889 841
28-29 HMCCQ Bike Swap
Contact phone:
5465 1284
Somerset
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Lyn Badman
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Janet Claydon
1-31 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Somerset Senior Students Exhibition
5-6 Mount Stanley Muster
11 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail 24-Hour End to End Challenge Ride 2019
20 Jammin’ in Esk
25-26 Somerset Open Gardens
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
4 Gatton Races
5 Beaudesert Invitational PBR Rodeo
5 Lowood Utes & Chutes
5-6 Boonah Campdraft
7 Beaudesert Races
12-13 Boonah Campdraft
15 Kilcoy Races
18 Glamorgan Vale Rodeo
19 Gatton Rodeo
19 Kilcoy Rodeo
22 Beaudesert Races
25 Gatton Races

November Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
24 Caboolture Christmas Carols
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1-3 Ipswich Classic
7 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
9 Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars
13 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
15-17 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 6)
15-30 Boeing Boeing – A Real Rib Tickler by Marc Camoletti
17 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
20 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
23 NRA Finals Rodeo (Rnd 3) – Caboolture
29 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
30 Jet Car & Sportsman Thunder
Lockyer Valley
2 Lockyer in the Wild Nature Photography Exhibition
Contact phone:
0407 581 996
8-9 Christmas in the Country Art & Craft Show
Contact phone:
0427 039 555
29 Laidley Christmas Street Festival
Contact phone:
0434 566 738/td>
29 Hatton Vale Christmas Concert and Markets
Contact phone:
0423 881 630
30 Lockyer Valley Mayoral Christmas Carols
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
Somerset
1-3 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Somerset Senior Students Exhibition
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery –Artist of the month – Trish Poole
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Marta Blazsak
9-30 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Neil Degney Exhibition
17 Jammin’ in Esk
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Beaudesert Races
14 Beaudesert Races
16-17 Esk Campdraft
19-24 Lowood Country Music
21 Gatton Races
30 Kilcoy Races

December Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
1, 8 & 15 North Lakes, Scarborough & Pine Rivers Christmas Carols
27-Jan 1 Woodford Folk Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Dash 4 Cash
6 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
6 Diesel Assault – Willowbank Raceway
11 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
14-Jan 27 School Holidays
18 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
25 Christmas Day (Wednesday)
26 Boxing Day (Thursday)
27 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
13 Forest Hill Christmas Festivities
Contact phone:
5465 4344
20 Gatton Christmas Carnival
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
Somerset
1-31 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Neil Degney Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – KASI
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Glen Rock Stitchers
14 Esk Races
14 Toogoolawah Christmas Tree
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
4 Beaudesert Races
14 Esk Races
20 Kilcoy Races
31 Beaudesert Races

Brisbane Surrounds NEWSLETTER

January Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
26 Australia Day
26 Woodford Rodeo
Logan City

 

Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
5 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
5 New Years Thunder
12 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
18 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
19 Speakeasy Saturday
20 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
23 Sensory Friendly Day
24 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
30 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
26 Australia Day Celebrations
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
26 Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
Somerset

 

Redlands

 

Outer Brisbane
1 Beaudesert Races
8 Gatton Races
27 Kilcoy Races
28 Beaudesert Races

February Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
15-17 Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping, Boating & 4×4 Expo
23 Brisbane Beer Fest
23-24 Bribie Island Triathlon Series
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Groove & Grape: Jessica Spina Quartet
2 Street Series (Round 1)
6 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
7 Outtawak
8 Friday Night Lights
8 Live! at the Baptist: Nick Tart Bard, The Viable and Nathan MT
9 Powercruise 1 Day Powerplay #31
9 Prohibition Party
9-10 Mud World Festival
15-18 Earth Frequency Festival
15 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
16 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 1)
16 Saturday Sessions: Áine Tyrrell
17 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
22 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
23 Viagara Falls – Sweeten Up!
23 The Highwaymen
23 Street Series (Round 2)
Lockyer Valley
9 Lockyer Valley Speedway
Contact phone:
0408 014 672
15 Mulga Bull Ride
Contact phone:
5465 9127
23 Gatton Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
Contact phone:
0400 031 326
Somerset
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
16 Mulgowie Mulga Bull Ride

March Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
23-24 Bribie Island Triathlon Series
30 Park Vibes
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
1 Dusty and The Divas
1-2 Viagara Falls – Sweeten Up!
2 Kenda (Round 1)
2-16 Quartet – A Touching Comedy by Ronald Harwood
8 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
8 Groove & Grape: Small Step
9-10 Autumn Drift Matsuri – Queensland Raceway
11 Room On The Broom
13 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
14-17 CMC Rocks Qld – Willowbank
17 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
21 The Sapphires – Ipswich Civic Centre
23 Ipswich Antique & Collectables Fair – Ipswich Civic Centre
29 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
29 Ian Moss – National Regional Tour
29-31 QLD Endruance Championship (Round 1)
30 The Grigoryan Brothers – Ipswich Civic Centre
30 Gold Dust Woman
30 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 2)
31 Cambrian Choral Showcase
31 Recruitment 24/7 Ipswich Bike Ride – Uni of Southern Qld (Ipswich Campus)
Lockyer Valley
23-24 Gatton Motorfest – Drifting & Burnouts
Contact phone:
0407 131 326
Somerset
1-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Experience Somerset Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Ann Caporn
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Greg Hannant
2 Esk Races
2 Fernvale Junction Feast and Trade Village
7-10 Toogoolawah Campdraft
11 Kilcoy Races
16 Colours of Somerset Festival
17 Jammin’ n Esk
19 Kilcoy Races
23 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail Boomerang Bike Ride for Ipswich Hospital Foundation
29-31 Reel Somerset Classic – non-professional fishing tournament on Lake Somerset
30 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail 30km Charity Run
30 Kilcoy Rodeo
31 Prenzlau Pride Car and Music Show
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Esk Races
7-10 Toogoolawah Campdraft
11 Kilcoy Races
14 Beaudesert Races
16 Tamborine Mountain Show
23 Gatton Races
23-24 Fernvale Campdraft
30 Kilcoy Rodeo
30-31 Beaudesert Campdraft

April Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
6 Eatons Hill Rodeo
14 Moreton Bay Triathlon
19 Redcliffe Festival of Sails Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
4 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
6-7 Japanese Nationals – Queensland Raceway
7 Watercress Creek Olive Festival
7 Queensland Auto Spectacular – Willowbank Raceway
6-22 School Holidays
10 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
12 Friday Night Lights
12-14 Ipswich Festival of Cars – Willowbank Raceway
13 Street Series (Round 3)
13-14 MERIDA Hidden Vale 24HR
16 Music & Mayhem on the Marburg Express – Ipswich Civic Centre
17 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
18 Celtic Illusion
19 Good Friday
19 Santo’s Super Thunder
20 Easter Saturday
20 JD Blast
21 Easter Sunday
21 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
22 Easter Monday
25 Anzac Day (Thursday)
26-28 24 Hours of Lemons
27 Festival Gala – Romance of the Movies
28 Nostalgia Drags – Willowbank Raceway
30 Alice in Wonderland – Ipswich Civic Centre
Lockyer Valley
11 Country Race Day
Contact phone:
5462 2850
11-12 Mark Langley Horsemanship
Contact phone:
0417 200 411
20-21 SEQ Interschool Regionals Equestrian Event
Contact phone:
0409 773 885
Somerset
1-30 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Experience Somerset Exhibition
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Colin Van Kruining
1-28 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Peter Coey
5-6 Kilcoy Show
6 Toogoolawah Pictures – The Lego Movie (G)
6 Lowood Spuds and Dudds B and S Ball
13 Kilcoy Races
13 Toogoolawah Rodeo
14 Jammin’ in Esk
27 Lowood Art Cultural Festival
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
1-7 Ken & Annie’s Toogoolawah Music Campout
6 – 7 Kilcoy Show
11 Gatton Races
13 Kilcoy Races
13 Toogoolawah Charity Rodeo
13-14 West Moreton ASHS Futurity/Maturity/Challenges – Esk
13-14 Rathdowney Campdraft
20-21 East Moreton ASHS Futurity/Maturity/Challenges – Kilcoy
25 Beaudesert Races

May Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
All Month Hills Festival
3-5 The Planting Festival
25 Hills Carnivale
26 Dayboro Day Festival and Antiques & Collectables Fair
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
3-5 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 2)
3 Groove & Grape: Spencer Wilson Trio
4 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
4-18 Challenges – A One Act Play Season
4 Rocklea Show
5 Dayboro Rodeo
6 Labour Day (Monday)
6 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
8 Foster and Allen
10-11 Marburg Show
11 Great Houses of Ipswich
11 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 3)
11 Prada’s Priscillas: An all-male revue
12 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
10-11 Marburg Show
11-Jun 8 Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival
12 Mothers Day (Sunday)
14 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow
17 Ipswich Show Holiday (Friday)
17 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
17-19 Ipswich Show
17-19 Brookfield Show & Rodeo
17-19 Ipswich Show & Rodeo
18 Street Series (Round 4)
18 James Reyne – A Crawl To Now
18 Powercruise 1Day Power Play – Queensland Raceway
19 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
19 National Motoring Heritage Day
24 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
28 Up, Up and Away!
29 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
30 Billionaire Boy
31-Jun 2 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 3)
Lockyer Valley
4-5 Laidley Heritage Weekend
4-5 Clydesdale and Heavy Horse Field Days
Contact phone:
0427 566029
5 Lockyer Antique Motor Association Swap Meet
Contact phone:
0429 643 148
10-11 Autumn Orchid Show
Contact phone:
0419 642 913
11 The Handmade Expo Market
18 Laidley Charity Show’n’ Shine
Contact phone:
0412 140 239
25 Mulgowie Bush Dance
Contact phone:
0413 126 114
26 Lockyer Multicultural Festival
Contact phone:
0413 126 114
Somerset
1-19 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Experience Somerset Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Justice Maddern
1-30 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Manilyn Leitch
2 Kilcoy Races
5 The R&R Rail Trail Experience
19 Jammin’ in Esk
23-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Wanderdust Touring Exhibition
24-25 Esk Show
25 Toogoolawah Dash Bike Ride Challenge 2019 on the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Kilcoy Races
3 Gatton Races
18 Beaudesert Races
24-25 Esk Show
31-Jun 1 Boonah Show

June Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
15-16 Redcliffe KiteFest
21-22 Woodford Show & Rodeo
28-30 Recliffe Show
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
4 Djuki Mala – Ipswich Civic Centre
6-9 Gulf Western Oil 52nd Winternationals
7-9 Caboolture Show & Rodeo
8 Brisbane Last Cowboy Standing PBR Rodeo – Boondall
9 The Gathering
15 Channel Seven Ipswich Cup
15 Ipswich Cup Races – Bundamba
16 RAAF Amberley Aviation Herritage Centre Open Day
20 Mediums Ezio and Michelle De Angelis
21 Diesel Assault – Willowbank Raceway
21 Two Days of Thunder – Queensland Raceway
21-23 Two Days of Thunder
22 Street Series (Round 5)
28 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
28-29 Rosewood Show
28-30 Rosewood Show & Rodeo
29 Kenda (Round 2)
29-July 14 School Holidays
Lockyer Valley
1 Gatton Cup Race Day
Contact phone:
5462 2850
1-2 Lockyer Valley Polocrosse Carnival – Laidley
13-15 Blue Care Book Safe
Contact phone:
5468 4600
15 Up the Creek Festival
Contact phone:
0427 446 810
21 Mula Bull Ride
Contact phone:
5465 9127
29-30 Chrome & Clutter Retro Festival
Contact phone:
5465 1099
Somerset
1 Somerset Art Beat Festival – The Condensery
1-27 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Jodie Wade
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Norma Street
1 Fernivale Junction Feast and Trade Village
1 Somerset Art Beat Festival -Somerset Regional Art Gallery- The Condensery
7-8 Toogoolawah Show
14-15 Loowood Show
15 Esk Garden Lifestyle Fair
15 Kilcoy Races
15-17 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail fully supported three-day cycling tour
16 Jammin’ in Esk
29 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail 100 Challenge Bike Ride
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
1 Gatton Cup Races
7-8 Toogoolawah Show
14-15 Lowood Show
15 Kilcoy Cup Races
20 Gatton Races
21 Mulgowie Mulga Bull Ride
21-22 Kalbar Show
22 Beaudesert Cup Races
22-23 Stanley Rivers Polocrosse Carnival – Kilcoy

July Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
5-7 Farm Fantastic
6-7 Dayboro Show
7 Deagon Races
13-14 Abbey Medieval Festival
13-14 Samford Show
20 Sandstone Point Rodeo
21 Jetty 2 Jetty Fun Run
28 Redcliffe Garden & Lifestyle Expo
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
3 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
3 Splash Test Dummies
5 Acoustic Guitar Spectacular
5-7 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 4)
6 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 4)
6-7 Giant 3 plus 3 – Hidden Valley Adventure Park
7 Deagon Cup Races
9 The Australian Buddy Holly Show
10 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
12 Waist Watchers The Musical
12 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
13-27 The Cemetery Club – A Pause for Thought by Ivan Menchell
14 All Ford Day
19 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
21 Mopar Sunday
21 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
21 Troy Cassar-Daley-Greatest Hits Tour
26 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
26-28 Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprints – Queensland Raceway
28 Ipswich Hospital Foundation Park2Park
28 Soweto Gospel Choir
27-28 Mount Gravatt Show & Rodeo
29 Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus – Ipswich Civic Centre
31 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
5-7 Laidley Show
Contact phone:
5465 1284
18-19 Gatton Show
Contact phone:
5462 2577
Somerset
1-14 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Wanderlust Touring Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Carol Robinsion
1-25 Glenn Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Linda Taylor
13 Esk Races
14 Somerset Rail Trail Fun Run or Ride – Brisbane Valley Rail Trail – Lowood to Fernavale
20-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Kerry Hetherington & Sandi Harrold Exhibitions
21 Jammin’ in Esk
27 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail End to End Extreme Bike Ride
27 Esk Cultural Festival
27-28 Somerset Art Awards
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
4 Gatton Races
5-7 Laidley Show & Rodeo
13 Canungra Rodeo
13 Esk Races
18 Gatton Races
18-20 Gatton Show
27 Beaudesert Races

August Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
2-4 Pine River Show & Rodeo – Lawnton
3 Generate
3-12 Caboolture Festival
12 Caboolture Family Fun Day
24 Strawberry Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
2-4 Shannon’s Nationals – Queensland Raceway
3 Street Series (Round 6)
3 Jimboomba Rodeo
4 Nostalgia Drags – Willowbank Raceway
7 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
9 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
9-18 Royal Queensland Show(EKKA) – Brisbane
10 QLD Drag Racing Championship (Round 5)
14 Ekka Show Holiday (Wednesday)
16 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
17 Ipswich Collectable Fair – Ipswich Showgrounds
18 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
18 Drift Allstars Series (Round 3)
21 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
24-25 Brisbane Jamboree – Willowbank Raceway
30 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
31 Street Series (Round 7)
Lockyer Valley
1-4 World Cup Show Jumping
Contact phone:
0428 871 588
10-11 Tractor Trek
Contact phone:
0429 643 148
17 Colours of the Lockyer Arts & Culture Festival
Contact phone:
0448 326 246
Somerset
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Brian Wallace
1-31 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Kerry Hetherington & Sandi Harrold Exhibitions
1-29 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Somerset Photography Group
3 BVRT E2E 161km Extreme Bike Ride
17-18 Reel Wivenhoe Classic non-professional fishing tournament on Lake Wivenhoe
18 Jammin’ in Esk
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Gatton Races
17 Kilcoy Races
22 Beaudesert Races
24 Boonah Rodeo
24 Kilcoy Races
24-25 Canungra Show & Rodeo
25 Beaudesert Races
30 Glamorgan Vale Rodeo
31 Fossil Downs Bush Rodeo – Murphys Creek

September Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
7-8 Moreton Bay Food + Wine Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Fathers day (Sunday)
4 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
5-8 Powercruise#77 – Queensland Raceway
6 Diesel Assault – Willowbank Raceway
8 Great Hosue of Ipswich
11 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
13 Brisbane Racing Club Rodeo – Doomben
13-15 Neurum Creek Music Festival
13-15 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 5)
14 QLD Drag Racing Championships (Round 6)
14-15 Flight Centre Cycle and Trail Run EPIC
15 RAAF Amberley Aviation Herritage Centre Open Day
20 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
20-21 24 Hours of Lemons
21 Kenda Tires Radial Riot
21-Oct 5 A Bunch of Amateurs
21-Oct 7 School Holidays
25 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
28 Rosewood Campdraft
29 All Bike Day
Lockyer Valley
7 Mulgowie Gift & Fun Run
Contact phone:
0427 061 936
7 Fossil Downs Bush Rodeo
Contact phone:
0417 633 051
12-14 Laidley Spring Festival
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
22 Big Band at Spring Bluff
Contact phone:
4688 6883
28-29 HCVAQ Truck & Tractor Show
Contact phone:
0402 234 657
Somerset
1-22 Somerset Regional Art Gallery – The Condensery – Kerry Hetherington & Sandi Harrold Exhibitions
1-25 Glen Rock Gallery – artist of the month – Kim Thompson
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Ruth Hughes
7 Somerset Mayoral Gala Charity Ball
7 Fernvale Junction Feast and Trade Village
15 Jammin’ in Esk
28-30 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Somerset Senior Students Exhibition
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
5 Kilcoy Races
5-8 Toogoolawah Campdraft
6-7 Beaudesert Show
13 Mulgowie Mulga Bull Ride
14 Fernivale Spring Draft
14 Gatton Races
20 Glamorgan Vale Rodeo
21 Somerset Series Final Campdraft – Esk
24 Kilcoy Races

October Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
6 Moreton Kids Festival
19 Oyster Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
2 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
5-6 Spring Drift Matsuri – Queensland Raceway
7 Queen’s Birthday (Monday)
9 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
18 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
20 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
24 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
25-27 GoodnaJacaranda Festival
26 Ipswich Collectable Fair – Ipswich Civic Centre
30 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
5-6 Lights on the Hill Memorial Convoy
Contact phone:
0401 362 960
13 Murphy Creek Chilli Festival
Contact phone:
0403 320 427
27 Celtic Festival of Queensland
Contact phone:
0408 889 841
28-29 HMCCQ Bike Swap
Contact phone:
5465 1284
Somerset
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – Lyn Badman
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Janet Claydon
1-31 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Somerset Senior Students Exhibition
5-6 Mount Stanley Muster
11 Brisbane Valley Rail Trail 24-Hour End to End Challenge Ride 2019
20 Jammin’ in Esk
25-26 Somerset Open Gardens
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
4 Gatton Races
5 Beaudesert Invitational PBR Rodeo
5 Lowood Utes & Chutes
5-6 Boonah Campdraft
7 Beaudesert Races
12-13 Boonah Campdraft
15 Kilcoy Races
18 Glamorgan Vale Rodeo
19 Gatton Rodeo
19 Kilcoy Rodeo
22 Beaudesert Races
25 Gatton Races

November Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
24 Caboolture Christmas Carols
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1-3 Ipswich Classic
7 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
9 Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars
13 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
15-17 QLD Endurance Championship (Round 6)
15-30 Boeing Boeing – A Real Rib Tickler by Marc Camoletti
17 RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day
20 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
23 NRA Finals Rodeo (Rnd 3) – Caboolture
29 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
30 Jet Car & Sportsman Thunder
Lockyer Valley
2 Lockyer in the Wild Nature Photography Exhibition
Contact phone:
0407 581 996
8-9 Christmas in the Country Art & Craft Show
Contact phone:
0427 039 555
29 Laidley Christmas Street Festival
Contact phone:
0434 566 738/td>
29 Hatton Vale Christmas Concert and Markets
Contact phone:
0423 881 630
30 Lockyer Valley Mayoral Christmas Carols
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
Somerset
1-3 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Somerset Senior Students Exhibition
1-30 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery –Artist of the month – Trish Poole
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Marta Blazsak
9-30 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Neil Degney Exhibition
17 Jammin’ in Esk
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
2 Beaudesert Races
14 Beaudesert Races
16-17 Esk Campdraft
19-24 Lowood Country Music
21 Gatton Races
30 Kilcoy Races

December Events 2019

Event Date Event Name
Moreton Bay
1, 8 & 15 North Lakes, Scarborough & Pine Rivers Christmas Carols
27-Jan 1 Woodford Folk Festival
Logan City
Scenic Rim
Greater Brisbane & Ipswich
1 Dash 4 Cash
6 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
6 Diesel Assault – Willowbank Raceway
11 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
14-Jan 27 School Holidays
18 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
25 Christmas Day (Wednesday)
26 Boxing Day (Thursday)
27 Ipswich Races – Bundamba
Lockyer Valley
13 Forest Hill Christmas Festivities
Contact phone:
5465 4344
20 Gatton Christmas Carnival
Contact phone:
1300 005 872
Somerset
1-31 Somerset Regional Gallery – The Condensery- Neil Degney Exhibition
1-31 Kilcoy Courthouse Art Gallery – Artist of the month – KASI
1-28 Glen Rock Gallery – Artist of the month – Glen Rock Stitchers
14 Esk Races
14 Toogoolawah Christmas Tree
Redlands
Outer Brisbane
4 Beaudesert Races
14 Esk Races
20 Kilcoy Races
31 Beaudesert Races

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Discover Brisbane’s blockbuster events

Brisbane: has a burgeoning culture and events scene with blockbuster shows, international sporting matches, fabulous festivals and exclusive exhibits. Discover a surprise around every corner – from bohemian markets, unique boutique-lined streets, beautiful parklands and fascinating galleries to quirky cafe, eclectic bars and award-winning restaurants.

Moreton Bay: Located in the South East Queensland area and with Brisbane just over 30 km to the south, the scenic Moreton Bay provides visitors with a choice of aquatic, coastal beach and bush environments that encompass Bribie Island to the north, Moreton Bay Marine Park and Moreton Island National Park to the south. The mainland areas to be explored include Caboolture district, Pine Rivers district and Redcliffe district.

Redlands
Theres something for everyone here. the aquatic playground of North Stradbroke Island and the Southern Moreton Bay Islands combine with cosmopolitan mainland centres to provide great day trip and extended holidays. Wineries, aboriginal culture, art trails and nature at its best in the Redlands. Koalas in the forests, dugongs and dolphins in the bay and whales out to sea can be seen in their annual migration

Nestled between Brisbane city and the Gold Coast, Logan is the perfect destination to position yourself for a holiday in South East Queensland or a visit for a day trip

City of Logan
offers a wealth of hidden treasures from pristine natural bushland and diverse native wildlife to adrenaline pumping adventure and historic landmarks. This vibrant city has stunning riverside parks and endless options for retail therapy.

Ipswich
Queenslands oldest provincial city is an alluring blend of heritage charm, metropolitan sophistication and expansive green spaces. Early colonial buildings stand proud in the city centre, lovingly restored Queenslanders perch on the hills and quaint townships dot the surrounding countryside.

The Scenic Rim
is set in the foothills of the Great Divide covering areas such as Boonah, Beaudesert and Tamborine Mountain. The area is renowned for its equine industry, vineyards, lakes and mountain trails.

The Lockyer Valley
is one Australias most fertile areas spreading out either side of the Warrego Highway between Minden and Withcott and starts less than hours drive from Brisbane. It provides the perfect mix of town and country living with top class restaurants, art galeries, hot air ballooning, skydiving and country markets

Somerset

Forget the skyscrapers, escape the traffic, adventure awaits in Brisbane’s backyard, Somerset. With expansive skies, crystal lakes and spectacular country landscapes, Somerset will have you spellbound in seconds. Cyclists, walkers, runners and horse riders can enjoy their favourite pastime along the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail or other recreational trails. From a different perspective, thrill seekers witness the breathtaking expanse of countryside as they fall from the sky. Bring your fishing gear and drop a line in at some of the most picturesque lakes in Queensland. While you’re there, why not cool off with a dip in the lakes? With three RV Friendly Towns, Somerset is the perfect spot to bring your van and embark on a country cara-venture. Grab a bite to eat and enjoy country cooking and local produce at its finest at one of the many cafes and restaurants on offer. Kick back and relax with a drop of wine at one of our boutique vineyards, or enjoy an ice-cold beer in an authentic country pub. Whether you’re after a thrill, or just want to chill, Somerset is the perfect spot for your next holiday.