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Council event — August 2016

A maximum of one month of previous events are available.

Wicked
29 Jul - 14 Aug 7.00pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe
PREPARE TO BE SPELLBOUND! Awe- inspiring ans spectacular, WICKED is the untold story of the witches of OZ.
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2016 What's Cooking in the Gardens?
7 Aug 9.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe
Enjoy fabulous food, wine and market stalls; be inspired by top chefs;  check out the many plant, garden and environment group displays and colourful art and craft displays and demonstrations.
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Redcliffe Peninsula Poets
10 Aug 10.00am - 11.00am Redcliffe
Join The Peninsula Poets for a morning of entertainment 
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Poetry Slam 16 - Moreton Bay Heat
17 Aug 6.30pm - 8.30pm North Lakes Free
Are you Queensland’s next slam champion? The search is on for brave new voices at the Moreton Bay heat of the Australian Poetry Slam. Not a poet? We need an audience too! Hear the funniest, cleverest, awesomest poets and spoken word artists Moreton Bay has to offer.
Find out more »

Redcliffe U3A Inc. Present 'Raindrops and Rainbows'
18 Aug 10.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe
Enjoy Music Song Dance Ukulele Poetry and a host of acts by the talented performers at U3A Redcliffe Inc.
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2017 Moreton Bay Innovation Awards Official Launch
26 Aug 9.00am - 11.00am North Lakes
Recognised as one of South East Queensland’s leading business awards for innovation, MBIA provides a dynamic and interactive platform for business and government to exchange knowledge and showcase innovation throughout the region.
Find out more »

Wednesday 6 July - Monday 1 August

MBAC Xmas in July
8.30am - 4.30pm Stage Door Gallery Free
20 artists presenting paintings, photography, pottery, sculptures, jewellery, wood, shell, mosaic, textile, cards, local authors books...

Friday 8 July - Sunday 28 August

Exhibition: Exposing the Silhouette
10.00am Whiteside Free
Fashion is notoriously fickle. Over recent decades hemlines have regularly gone up and down, and waist lines have alternated between being well defined - or not.

Tuesday 19 July - Saturday 13 August

Exhibition: Moreton and beyond - Fine Monochrome Print Group
9.00am - 10.00am Caboolture Free
Portfolios of prints by nine members of the Fine Monochrome Print Group. 

Wednesday 20 July - Saturday 20 August

Exhibition: This Place Of Ours - works from the collection
9.00am Caboolture Free
This exhibition brings together a selection of works from the Moreton Bay Regional Council Art Collection. 

Friday 22 July - Saturday 3 September

Exhibition: A Conversation about Portraiture
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
A Conversation about Portraiture explores the many different approaches to portraiture, from the traditional through to non-figurative, more informal approaches to the genre.

Exhibition: Karike Ashworth - Lamentation
10.00am - 4.00pm Strathpine Free
This exhibition delicately addresses the uncomfortable subject of illness and death.

Friday 22 July - Sunday 2 October

Exhibition: Voyages Botanical
10.00am Bribie Island Free
Explore multi-award winning artist Christine Johnson's tribute to the untamed treasures of Australia's vast native flower garden. 

Friday 29 July - Saturday 20 August

Exhibition: Tyson Evans Scholarship 2016
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
This exhibition showcases finalists in the Tyson Evans Scholarship program. 

Friday 29 July - Sunday 14 August

Wicked
7.00pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe
PREPARE TO BE SPELLBOUND! Awe- inspiring ans spectacular, WICKED is the untold story of the witches of OZ.

Monday 1 August

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 2 August

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 3.30pm Kallangur
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Community immunisation clinic
9.30am - 11.30am Morayfield
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Thursday 4 August

Health of our ANZACS - Helen V. Smith
6.30pm - 7.30pm Arana Hills Free
It was not just the bombs, bullets and shrapnel that ANZAC soldiers had to worry about. Disease caused more absences from the Front Line than military injuries. Learn what medical aid our boys received and how they were treated.

Health of our ANZACS - Helen V. Smith Cancelled
10.30am - 11.30am Deception Bay Free
It was not just the bombs, bullets and shrapnel that ANZAC soldiers had to worry about. Disease caused more absences from the Front Line than military injuries. Learn what medical aid our boys received and how they were treated.

Health of our ANZACS - Helen V. Smith Cancelled
1.30pm - 2.30pm Woodford Free
It was not just the bombs, bullets and shrapnel that ANZAC soldiers had to worry about. Disease caused more absences from the Front Line than military injuries. Learn what medical aid our boys received and how they were treated.

Friday 5 August

Health of our ANZACS - Helen V. Smith
10.00am - 11.00am Caboolture Free
It was not just the bombs, bullets and shrapnel that ANZAC soldiers had to worry about. Disease caused more absences from the Front Line than military injuries. Learn what medical aid our boys received and how they were treated.

Health of our ANZACS - Helen V. Smith
2.00pm - 3.00pm Redcliffe Free
It was not just the bombs, bullets and shrapnel that ANZAC soldiers had to worry about. Disease caused more absences from the Front Line than military injuries. Learn what medical aid our boys received and how they were treated.

Workshop: Introduction to MYOB
9.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture
This workshop will be presented by our highly experienced and certified MYOB trainer, who is also a business owner with a comprehensive understanding of the real-life use of MYOB within the business world.

Friday 5 August - Sunday 9 October

Exhibition: Redcoats of Moreton Bay
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
From the first European settlement at Redcliffe in 1824 to the departure of the last Imperial detachment in 1869, British Army ‘Redcoats’ played a key role in Moreton Bay.

Sunday 7 August

2016 What's Cooking in the Gardens?
9.00am - 3.00pm Redcliffe
Enjoy fabulous food, wine and market stalls; be inspired by top chefs;  check out the many plant, garden and environment group displays and colourful art and craft displays and demonstrations.

G.A.M.E: Story and Play - Marine Turtles
11.00am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Come and join us for stories, songs and games as we explore the mysterious world of life under the sea for a turtle.

Monday 8 August

Caboolture Family Fun Day
10.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture Free
Caboolture Family Fun Day - is a FREE community event run by Moreton Bay Region Industry and Tourism. The event theme is Under the Sea, so be sure to dress as your favourite sea creature, prizes to be won! This year’s event boasts more free rides than ever before as well as the popular SpongeBob Square Pants stage show. 

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 9 August

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 3.30pm Albany Creek
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Community immunisation clinic
9.30am - 11.30am Deception Bay
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Wednesday 10 August

Heritage Talk: Madame Mallalieu; An inspiring Musician and her legacy for Queensland, by Peter Roennfeldt
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
Henrietta née Percival (1842-1938), known in her adopted home of Brisbane firstly as Madame Mallalieu, and later as Mrs Willmore, was one of Queensland’s greatest musicians.

Redcliffe Peninsula Poets
10.00am - 11.00am Redcliffe
Join The Peninsula Poets for a morning of entertainment 

Friday 12 August

Official Opening: Redcoats of Moreton Bay
6.00pm - 8.00pm Redcliffe Free
Join us for the official opening event of "Redcoats of Moreton Bay" Guest speaker: Historian Jeff Hopkins-Weise.

Sunday 14 August

Explore the Redcliffe Botanic Gardens
9.00am - 11.30am Redcliffe Free
Learn more about the wonderful Redcliffe Botanic Gardens tucked away in suburbia.

Monday 15 August

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 16 August - Saturday 10 September

Exhibition: Plein air - Ian McLaren
9.00am Caboolture Free
Ian's painting may start as a sketch out in the bush or beach, working from the authentic view. 

Tuesday 16 August

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 4.30pm North Lakes
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

Community immunisation clinic
9.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

My Big Fat Greek Wedding Two
10.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Parenting and marriage is becoming tougher and tougher for Toula (Nia Vardalos) and her husband Ian. Not only has their relationship lost some of its spark, but they’re also dealing with a rebellious teenage daughter.

Wednesday 17 August

Mid Morning Showcase - The Kids Are Coming
11.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Sherree (Alias The Pied Piper) leads, with Joan’s help, a following of children, 20 - 30 - 40 - 50 to a choral, guitar, recorders and piano duets programme.

Poetry Slam 16 - Master Class
4.00pm - 6.00pm North Lakes Free
Are you Queensland’s next slam champion? The search is on for brave new voices.  Want to sharpen your words before you hit the stage? Join in a free slam Master Class with 2015 QLD State Slam champion, spoken word artist Josh Donellan.

Poetry Slam 16 - Moreton Bay Heat
6.30pm - 8.30pm North Lakes Free
Are you Queensland’s next slam champion? The search is on for brave new voices at the Moreton Bay heat of the Australian Poetry Slam. Not a poet? We need an audience too! Hear the funniest, cleverest, awesomest poets and spoken word artists Moreton Bay has to offer.

The Nice Guys
7.30pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy

Thursday 18 August

Redcliffe U3A Inc. Present 'Raindrops and Rainbows'
10.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe
Enjoy Music Song Dance Ukulele Poetry and a host of acts by the talented performers at U3A Redcliffe Inc.

Friday 19 August

Lunchbox Learning Session: What you need to know about Facebook advertising
12.00noon - 3.00pm Caboolture
Yvette Adams, founder and partner of The Creative Collective, multi-award winning business woman, serial entrepreneur and author will share the latest features, tips and tricks to getting the most from your Facebook advertising.

The Beggars Sing the Seekers
7.30pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
The Beggars Sing The Seekers is a concert celebration of The Seekers wonderful career. Featuring Adelaide's own international vocal group The Beggars: Renee Donaghey, Stuart Day and Quinton Dunne.

Sunday 21 August

G.A.M.E: Mystery Box - Marine Turtles
11.00am - 12.00noon Redcliffe
Recycled Bottle Bird Home. Learn about Marine Turtles, their habitat and the features that make them so beautiful and unique in the marine ecosystem.

PetSmart Microchipping
9.00am - 12.00noon North Lakes
Council offers microchipping sessions at various location across the region throughout the year.

Monday 22 August

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 23 August

Community immunisation clinic
1.30pm - 4.30pm Strathpine
Council operates immunisation clinics in a range of easily accessible locations to protect the community against infectious diseases such as whooping cough, measles, diphtheria, meningococcal C and mumps.

The BFG
10.00am - 12.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Ten-year-old Sophie is in for the adventure of a lifetime when she meets the Big Friendly Giant (Mark Rylance).

Wednesday 24 August - Tuesday 20 September

Lens and Brush
8.30am - 4.30pm Stage Door Gallery Free
David Keen - Photographer and photo journal publisher of works inspired by the wonderful local scenery and his travels abroad. Heather Delaney - A watercolourist of Extraordinary perception And skill who produces Works of ethereal beauty. Allan Parry - A local artist who loves the portability and immediateness of watercolour and takes inspiration from the built and natural world.

Wednesday 24 August - Thursday 25 August

Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Various times Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Ricky (Julian Dennison) is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle (Sam Neill) in the wild New Zealand bush.

Thursday 25 August

Botanical Illustration
10.30am - 12.00noon Bribie Island Free
Come join us at the museum for a beginners look at botanical illustration.

Game LANd
3.30pm - 5.00pm Caboolture Free
LAN party at the library! A LAN (local area network) party is when computers are connected together so we can play multiplayer computer games, against up to 12 people, in the same place. Ages 13-17.

Friday 26 August

2017 Moreton Bay Innovation Awards Official Launch
9.00am - 11.00am North Lakes
Recognised as one of South East Queensland’s leading business awards for innovation, MBIA provides a dynamic and interactive platform for business and government to exchange knowledge and showcase innovation throughout the region.

Workshop: Introduction to Xero
9.00am - 4.00pm Caboolture
This hands-on workshop conducted in our computer classroom will introduce you to Xero, a cloud based accounting solution.

Friday 26 August - Saturday 24 September

Exhibition: 15 Artists 2016
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
This is an $8,000 annual acquisitive award and exhibition, which plays a pivotal role in the ongoing growth of the Moreton Bay Regional Council Art Collection.

Saturday 27 August

CREEC Sustainable Living Festival
10.00am - 3.00pm Burpengary Free
Hands on animal experiences, animal displays, craft activities, nature play passport, face painting, food stalls and more.

Secrets of the silhouette revealed
11.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside Free
Discover the secrets of the bustle, the crinoline and the corset through the centuries.

Monday 29 August

Monday Painting Group
10.30am - 1.00pm Strathpine Free
Every Monday the gallery hosts a free adults painting group where participants with a range of experience come together to paint.

Tuesday 30 August - Wednesday 31 August

Jason Bourne
10.00am - 10.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Matt Damon returns to his most iconic role in “Jason Bourne.”

Tuesday 30 August

Moreton Bay Region: Export Network Launch
5.30pm - 7.00pm North Lakes Free
Providing proactive support to existing exporters and to those businesses with an interest in commencing export market development.

Wednesday 31 August

Artist talk: Jenny Watson and Tricia Reust
10.00am Redcliffe Free
Join Jenny Watson and Ticia Reust as they discuss issues that influence their work.


 Disclaimer:
This calendar is provided by Moreton Bay Regional Council as a community service. As community events are provided by organisers and may change without notice, we advise you to contact organisers directly to confirm details. While every effort is made to ensure this calendar is current and up to date, Council takes no responsibility for the accuracy of the listings, nor does it endorse any community event unless expressly stated.

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