What’s On around the Gladstone Region from June 3

What’s On around the Gladstone Region from June 3

June 8

ReefClean Barney Point

When: 10am – 1pm

Where: Friend Park, Barney Point

What: Celebrate World Oceans Day by helping protect the Great Barrier Reef from marine debris. All you need to bring is sun/rain protection, as well as plenty of drinking water. Registration is essential; email jodi@tangaroablue.org to secure your spot.

 

June 4 & 5

Gladstone Show

Where: Gladstone Showgrounds

What: Attractions include monster trucks, fireworks, sideshow rides and horse events. Visit the Gladstone Show Society Facebook Page for the latest information.

 

June 6

Ecofest

When: 10am – 3pm

Where: Tondoon Botanic Gardens

Cost: Free entry

What: The theme for this year’s Ecofest is ‘Ecosystem Restoration’ which ties into the theme for World Environment Day (June 5). Through educational workshops, talks and activities, this year’s event aims to educate and empower residents to make changes towards a sustainable life. There will also be presentations from leaders in sustainability and gardening, eco-markets and plant sales, food trucks and live music.

 

June 6

HeartKids Show N Shine

When: 10am – 3pm

Where: Calliope Rodeo Grounds

What: Markets and swap meet to raise funds for HeartKids. Cars. Hot Rods. Classic. American Muscle. Speedway & Drag Racing. Marine Craft. Go Karts & Projects. Live music by Jack Viljoen. Phone 0439 870 565 for more information.

 

June 11 – 12

Gladstone State High School presents Monty Python’s Spamalot

When: 7pm

Where: Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre

Cost: $22 per person

What: Monty Python’s Spamalot School Edition invites you to join King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table on their quest to find the Holy Grail. With book, lyrics and music by Eric Idle and John Du Prez, this show is sure to have you laughing every step of the way. Visit www.gladstoneentertainment.com to secure your ticket.

 

June 13

Discovery Coast Markets

When: 8am – 12noon

Where: 1770 SES Grounds (Captain Cook Drive)

What: Featuring food stalls, live entertainment, arts and creation stalls and lots more making this event an awesome family-friendly outing. Dogs allowed on leads.

 

June 19

Arj Barker Comes Clean

When: 8pm

Where: Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre

Cost: $54.90 per adult

What: Do you want to hear some harsh truths from 2019 ARIA award winner Arj Barker? He doesn’t hold back, as described by himself “this is the best hour of BS around”. To purchase your ticket head to www.gladstoneentertainment.com. 

 

June 22

Adult Craft – Try It Tuesday

When: 10:30am

Where: Gladstone Regional Council Miriam Vale Library

What: Basic weaving. Create a bookmark using cords and fabrics. Bookings required; phone 4974 6241.

June 24

Isaac Butterfield – Outlaw

When: 7pm

Where: Harvey Road Tavern

Cost: $65.30 per person

What: Over the past few years Isaac Butterfield has become one of Australia’s most popular comedians, mainly for his edgy, dangerous humour, which ultimately got him banned from many venues. So be warned, this show is not for the faint-hearted. Visit www.liveatyourlocal.com.au/event/isaac-butterfield-outlaw to purchase your ticket.