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Council event — July 2017

A maximum of one month of previous events are available.

QSEC Rodeo Roundup
1 Jul 1.00pm Caboolture
Dust off those belt buckles, polish the boots and don’t forget your cowboy hat – its rodeo time! Queensland State Equestrian Centre’s (QSEC) Caboolture Rodeo Round-Up returns once again in 2017 to transform the Main Arena into a full blown rodeo spectacular!
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Meet Catherine Jinks
5 Jul 1.30pm - 2.30pm North Lakes Community Centre Free
Award winning author Catherine Jinks talks about her latest book Charlatan, the story of a nineteenth century court case involving Thomas Guthrie Carr, a notorious, larger-than-life character who made his living as a mesmerist, phrenologist, public speaker and, some say, charlatan.
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Thursday 13 April - Sunday 23 July

Exhibition: Lay of the Land
Whiteside Free
The North and South Pine Rivers have flowed through the Moreton Bay landscape and shaped the lives of many generations. From Indigenous stories to contemporary tales, Lay of the Land will reveal this region’s cultural heritage as documented in early written records, and showcased through objects and images from our collection.

Friday 14 April - Friday 14 July

Self-paced activity: Farm in a box
Whiteside Free
Connect to nature through this fun hands-on activity, which includes basic tools and technologies, block farm set, and farm animal educational sheets.

Friday 21 April - Sunday 2 July

Exhibition: Serge Testa: Sailing Into History
Redcliffe Free
Sailing into History celebrates the 30th anniversary of local yachtsman Serge Testa who gained a world record for circumnavigating the world in 1987 in the smallest boat.

Friday 19 May - Saturday 8 July

Exhibition: The Morning Glory
Strathpine Free
‘The Morning Glory’ is a magnificent cloud formation unique to the morning skies of Burketown, Queensland. Artists Marg Barnett, Lawrence English, and Al Sim explore its relationship with the sea, sky, and landscape through an immersive exhibition combining photography, textiles and sound.

Friday 19 May - Sunday 16 July

Exhibition: Tools of the Trade
Bongaree Free
From builder to baker, from draftsman to dressmaker, each occupation has its own set of tools. Tools of the Trade will explore our museum collections to reveal the variety of trades both historical and contemporary in the Moreton Bay area.

Thursday 1 June - Sunday 2 July

Foyer Exhibition: Barry Kidd
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Barry Kidd's images are designed to involve the viewer in a way that will leave a lasting impression long after memories of mere detail have faded away.

Monday 5 June - Saturday 8 July

Kids activity: Morning Glory Diorama
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
The current exhibition at the gallery celebrates the 'Morning Glory’, a magnificent cloud formation unique to the morning skies of Burketown, Queensland.

Kids activity: Weather Strings
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Thunder and lightning, sunshine and rainbows or lots and lots of rain! Everyone talks about the weather. So why not set about making your very own mini weather mobile.

Friday 16 June - Saturday 29 July

Exhibition: Elemental change - Henzell Street Quilters
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
Change can be subtle. A quiet revolution has been occurring in this craft for hundreds of years as designs, materials and skills evolve.

Saturday 24 June - Saturday 8 July

Exhibition: The Drawing Room
Caboolture Free
The inspiration for The Drawing Room exhibition was Brett Whiteley’s Moreton Bay Fig bonsai, taken everywhere with him.

Saturday 24 June - Saturday 16 September

Exhibition: Affinity - Whiteley Contemporaries and Peers
Caboolture Free
Affinity highlights Australian artists from the 1960s through to the 1990s, and how their lives intersected with Brett Whiteley, both professionally and personally.

Tuesday 27 June - Saturday 22 July

Exhibition: Christa Coetzee - Yesterday's Increments
9.00am Caboolture Free
Concepts, rules and situations. If only we had black and white answers to resolve these complexities.

Wednesday 28 June - Monday 24 July

Redcliffe and Surrounds Exhibition
9.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre Free
Michael Keen - Photographic Solo Exhibition. Michael Keen is a photographer and photo journal publisher.  

Saturday 1 July - Monday 31 July

Theatre Maintenance
8.00am - 5.00pmRedcliffe
Due to scheduled theatre maintenance, there will be no films screening at the Redcliffe Cultural Centre this July. We look forward to seeing you when a new season of films begin on August 17.

Saturday 1 July - Friday 28 July

Window exhibition: Students of Bray Park State High School
Strathpine Free
Bray Park State High School offers a certificate in visual arts for its senior students each year.

Saturday 1 July

QSEC Rodeo Roundup
1.00pm Caboolture
Dust off those belt buckles, polish the boots and don’t forget your cowboy hat – its rodeo time! Queensland State Equestrian Centre’s (QSEC) Caboolture Rodeo Round-Up returns once again in 2017 to transform the Main Arena into a full blown rodeo spectacular!

Monday 3 July - Saturday 29 July

Foyer Exhibition: Trudy Brooks
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
A series of digital works that examines the patterns of reflections produced by the sun on manmade structures.

Monday 3 July

Kids activity: Weather String Mobiles
2.00pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
The Morning Glory is a magnificent cloud formation unique to the morning skies of Burketown, Queensland. Artists Marg Barnett, Lawrence English, and Al Sim explore its relationship with the sea, sky, and landscape through an immersive exhibition combining photography, textiles and sound.

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Tuesday 4 July

Kids activity: Animal Antics
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Explore the world of animals through an artist’s eyes. Animals have long fascinated artists. Spend some time creating your own menagerie.

Wednesday 5 July

Kids activity: Fairytale Princess Time
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Sugar and spice and all things nice…mermaids, butterflies and fairy crowns are all part of the day’s activities.

Meet Catherine Jinks
1.30pm - 2.30pm North Lakes Community Centre Free
Award winning author Catherine Jinks talks about her latest book Charlatan, the story of a nineteenth century court case involving Thomas Guthrie Carr, a notorious, larger-than-life character who made his living as a mesmerist, phrenologist, public speaker and, some say, charlatan.

Robots for Beginners
2.00pm - 3.30pm Redcliffe Free
Discover the practical side of robots and coding in this fun and hands-on 90-minute workshop for adults and seniors.

Thursday 6 July

Kids activity: Build a town
10.30am - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
Try creating a cityscape, a country scene or even your street.

Kids activity: Weather String Mobiles
2.00pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
The Morning Glory is a magnificent cloud formation unique to the morning skies of Burketown, Queensland. Artists Marg Barnett, Lawrence English, and Al Sim explore its relationship with the sea, sky, and landscape through an immersive exhibition combining photography, textiles and sound.

Workshop: Wooden Toolbox
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Brush up on your carpentry skills by creating a tool box to store your tools.

Friday 7 July

Kids activity: Weather String Mobiles
2.00pm - 3.30pm Strathpine Free
The Morning Glory is a magnificent cloud formation unique to the morning skies of Burketown, Queensland. Artists Marg Barnett, Lawrence English, and Al Sim explore its relationship with the sea, sky, and landscape through an immersive exhibition combining photography, textiles and sound.

Workshop: Wooden Toolbox
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Brush up on your carpentry skills by creating a tool box to store your tools.

Saturday 8 July

How to: Photograph your work for online mediums - Flatlay with Amber Pace Booked Out
10.00am - 12.00noon Caboolture
Want to master thumb-stopping flatlays? Learn how to design your flatlay style social media posts to engage your audience as Amber Pace shares the secrets used by successful bloggers, brand and business all around the world.

Monday 10 July

Ancient Wisdom, Modern Path
10.00am - 11.00am Albany Creek Free
Join Venerable Drolkar, a Buddhist nun affiliated with the Langri Tangpa Centre, for a Q&A session as she shares her journey to becoming a nun and how ancient wisdom can apply to modern life.

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Tuesday 11 July

Robots for Beginners
1.00pm - 2.30pm North Lakes Free
Discover the practical side of robots and coding in this fun and hands-on 90-minute workshop for adults and seniors.

Wellness Over Winter
11.00am - 12.00noon Caboolture Free
Discover natural ways to strengthen your body's immune system and stay healthy during the winter season.

Wednesday 12 July

Declutter and Be Organised
2.00pm - 3.00pm Arana Hills Free
Learn how to tackle clutter, tips on how to be better organised and strategies to stop clutter entering your life.

Heritage Talk: Pine Rivers District through Time
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside
Kay Nardella - Museum of Lands, Mapping and Surveying. Over the last 170 years, exploration and surveying has played a crucial role in the development of Queensland by laying the important foundations which exist today.

Music and Movement for Under 5s
10.30am - 11.00am Bribie Island Free
A 30 minute class of dance, musical instrument, bubbles, parachutes, puppets and balls. For children aged 1-5 years and their parents.

Thursday 13 July - Saturday 5 August

Exhibition: Ad Wer - Story of the Stars
Strathpine Free
Ad Wer: Story of the Stars is a body of linocut print artworks by Tommy Pau, examining the constellations and the science of astronomy used by eastern Torres Strait Islanders.

Thursday 13 July

Gardening in Small Spaces
2.00pm - 3.30pm Redcliffe Free
Learn how to grow a great garden on your balcony or patio and how to maximise even the smallest spaces with espalier vertical gardening.

Wellness Over Winter
1.00pm - 2.00pm North Lakes Free
Discover natural ways to strengthen your body's immune system and stay healthy during the winter season.

Friday 14 July

Get online with myGov
2.00pm - 3.00pm Woodford Free
Find out how easy it is to register for myGov and use your online account or Express Plus mobile apps to manage your Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support business.

Saturday 15 July - Saturday 16 September

Exhibition: Brett Whiteley - Other places (somewhere else)
Caboolture Free
Brett Whiteley (1939-1992) is regarded as one of Australia’s most iconic artists winning many major prizes and awards, and with works in the collections of the National Gallery of Australia; Tate Gallery, London; and the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Monday 17 July

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Music and Movement for Under 5s
11.30am - 12.00noon North Lakes Free
A 30 minute class of dance, musical instrument, bubbles, parachutes, puppets and balls. For children aged 1-5 years and their parents.

Wednesday 19 July

Declutter and Be Organised
10.30am - 11.30am Bribie Island Free
Learn how to tackle clutter, tips on how to be better organised and strategies to stop clutter entering your life.

Get online with myGov
11.00am - 12.00noon Caboolture Free
Find out how easy it is to register for myGov and use your online account or Express Plus mobile apps to manage your Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support business.     

Thursday 20 July

Gardening in Small Spaces
10.00am - 11.30am Woodford Free
Learn how to grow a great garden on your balcony or patio and how to maximise even the smallest spaces with espalier vertical gardening.

Wills and Estate Planning
10.00am - 11.00am Deception Bay Free
Learn how a valid Will and Enduring Power of Attorney can help you to protect your assets, your family and your future.

Friday 21 July - Sunday 1 October

Exhibition: Making Do
Bribie Island Free
During the Great Depression of the 1930s and the war years of the 1940s, ‘making do’ was a way of life for many families.

Friday 21 July

Music and Movement for Under 5s
10.00am - 10.30am Burpengary Free
A 30 minute class of dance, musical instrument, bubbles, parachutes, puppets and balls. For children aged 1-5 years and their parents.

Monday 24 July

CPR Awareness
10.00am - 11.30am Albany Creek Free
Get the confidence to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) while the ambulance is on its way. Gold coin donation to the QAS appreciated. Presented by Queensland Ambulance Service Local Ambulance Committee trainers.

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.

Tuesday 25 July - Saturday 19 August

Exhibition: Joanne Braddy - The Darkness That Opened My Eyes
Caboolture Free
The show identifies the strength and determination of dealing with the struggle of depression, expressing the journey of self-awareness.

Tuesday 25 July

Get online with myGov
11.00am - 12.00noon North Lakes Free
Find out how easy it is to register for myGov and use your online account or Express Plus mobile apps to manage your Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support business.     

Wednesday 26 July - Sunday 13 August

Colours of July Exhibition
9.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre Free
Featuring artists John Rhoden, Jan Cunningham, Jackie Hart, and Janette Wellcock.

Thursday 27 July

Robots for Beginners
2.00pm - 3.30pm Woodford Free
Discover the practical side of robots and coding in this fun and hands-on 90-minute workshop for adults and seniors.

Teen Stress and Anxiety
2.00pm - 3.00pm Albany Creek Free
Discover how to identify anxiety and stress in teens and adolescents, support strategies for parents and how and where to get additional help. Delivered in partnership with Youthrive.

Friday 28 July - Sunday 24 September

Exhibition: Indigenous Australians at War - From the Boer War to the present
Whiteside Free
This award-winning travelling exhibition from the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, celebrates the courage, tenacity and resourcefulness of Indigenous Australians in the armed forces, from the Boer War to the present.

Self-paced activity: Kit bags and letters home
Whiteside Free
Servicemen and women had to pack a kit bag for their area of service. Learn about standard and personal 'comfort' items that ANZACs took with them to war, and write your own 'letter home'.

Saturday 29 July - Friday 1 September

Window exhibition: Oliver Armstrong
Strathpine Free
Oliver Armstrong is a very young artist with a very long career. 

Saturday 29 July

CPR Awareness
10.00am - 11.30am Strathpine Free
Get the confidence to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) while the ambulance is on its way. Gold coin donation to the QAS appreciated. Presented by Queensland Ambulance Service Local Ambulance Committee trainers.

Teen Stress and Anxiety
2.00pm - 3.00pm Caboolture Free
Discover how to identify anxiety and stress in teens and adolescents, support strategies for parents and how and where to get additional help. Delivered in partnership with Youthrive.

Teen Stress and Anxiety
10.00am - 11.00am Redcliffe Free
Discover how to identify anxiety and stress in teens and adolescents, support strategies for parents and how and where to get additional help. Delivered in partnership with Youthrive.

Sunday 30 July

National Tree Day 2017 - Rothwell
9.00am - 11.00am Rothwell Free
National Tree Day is a "call to action" for all Australians to put their hands in the earth and give back to their community.

National Tree Day 2017 - Strathpine
9.00am - 11.00am Strathpine Free
Planet Ark's National Tree Day is a "call to action" for all Australians to put their hands in the earth and give back to their community.

National Tree Day 2017- Beachmere
9.00am - 11.00am Beachmere Free
Planet Ark’s National Tree Day is a "call to action" for all Australians to put their hands in the earth and give back to their community

Monday 31 July

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 and be inspired by the current exhibition.


 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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