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Council event — December 2016

A maximum of one month of previous events are available.

Spring In Your Step
10 Oct - 4 Dec Various times Various Free
Put a Spring in Your Step this October and November with 8 weeks of FREE fitness activities being delivered in local parks around the Moreton Bay Region.
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North Lakes Christmas Carols
4 Dec 3.00pm - 8.00pm North Lakes Free
North Lakes Christmas Carols returns to North Lakes Town Common for an evening of carolling and family-friendly entertainment. 
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Australian Army Band - Christmas Show
11 Dec 11.00am - 2.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Everyone’s favourite the Australian Army Big Band will fill the Redcliffe Cultural Centre with their traditional Christmas show, an oldie but a goodie.
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Scarborough Christmas Carols
11 Dec 3.00pm - 8.00pm Scarborough Free
Previously known as “Christmas by the Sea’, Scarborough Christmas Carols is an afternoon and evening of community Christmas cheer, sprinkled with a stunning ocean view.
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The Kazoos - Search for Santa
12 Dec 10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Cultural Centre
How will Santa get all the presents made in time if he has forgotten how many sleeps until Christmas?
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Buble Christmas Show
16 Dec 7.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Back by popular demand, Rhydian Lewis plays Michael Bublé’s Christmas at Redcliffe Cultural Centre.
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Caboolture Christmas Carols
18 Dec 3.00pm - 8.00pm Caboolture Free
Previously known as ‘Christmas Under the Stars’, the Caboolture Christmas Carols will bring the spirit of Christmas just one week before the big day. 
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Gift Certificate
21 Dec - 31 Dec8.00am - 9.00amRedcliffe Cultural Centre
Perfect for loved ones or as a thank you...

Saturday 1 October - Tuesday 31 January

G.A.M.E: Fun with Portraits
Bribie Island Free
Portraits have been capturing people in pictures for over a thousand years. come to the Bribie Island Seaside Museum to learn about the history of portraits, and then have a go at creating one yourself. 

Monday 10 October - Sunday 4 December

Spring In Your Step
Various times Various Free
Put a Spring in Your Step this October and November with 8 weeks of FREE fitness activities being delivered in local parks around the Moreton Bay Region.

Friday 14 October - Sunday 4 December

Exhibition: A Mixed Bag
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
A deliciously sweet look at the history of Australian lollies dating back as far as the 1850s.

Monday 17 October - Friday 2 December

Donate a Book Appeal
All Free
Help make a difference to a child with the gift of a book. Place a new book or gold coin donation in the collection box at any Library.

Sunday 30 October - Sunday 29 January

Exhibition: Cubbies, Forts and Adventure - the imagination of kids
Whiteside Free
Children love to create a place to call their own. 

Friday 11 November - Saturday 4 February

Exhibition: Ocular Play
Strathpine Free
This exhibition features works from the Moreton Bay Regional Council Art Collection that explore illusionary optical effects that can be influenced by geometrical shapes, repeating colours and light play.

Thursday 17 November - Monday 12 December

Stage 2 Exhibition
Various times Redcliffe Free
The Girls are back in town..... With more colour, passion and easy style art, from there ever changing collections of work. A selection of mediums - pastels, oils, Acrylic, Watercolour, Mixed Media and Shell Art By Jandee Davis, Marie Walker and Pandora Huff 

Friday 18 November - Saturday 21 January

Exhibition: East Coast Encounter
Caboolture Free
Involving Australian Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, writers and songwriters, East Coast Encounter re-imagines the 1770 encounter by James Cook and his crew with Aboriginal people.

Sunday 27 November - Monday 19 December

Redcliffe Santa Sleigh
Various times Various Free
The Rotary Club of Redcliffe City together with Council Volunteers will again present the Redcliffe Santa Sleigh.  The sleigh will be visiting streets throughout the Peninsula to spread Christmas Cheer.

Thursday 1 December

Acoustic in the Vault - featuring Andy Hotere
12.00noon - 1.00pm Caboolture Free
Throughout December and January, talented local musicians will be playing acoustic sessions in the Vault at the Caboolture Hub for one and all to enjoy. The first artist is Andy Hotere, who will be playing his original songs on guitar, harmonica and foot drums.

The Art of Cheese - Masterclass and Tasting
6.30pm - 8.30pm Caboolture
Gather your family, friends or colleagues for a social evening that will excite your tastebuds and stimulate your mind!

Friday 2 December - Sunday 26 February

Exhibition: Signs of the Times
Bribie Island Free
We are surrounded by signs and symbols. Over time, symbols have gone in and out of fashion. 

Friday 2 December

Acoustic in the Vault - featuring Joe Hextall
12.00noon - 1.00pm Caboolture Free
The second feature artist for Acoustic in the Vault is the brilliant Joe Hextall, who plays folky-rock, mostly original songs, with many influences including The Lucksmiths and the late, great Leonard Cohen.

Movements Academy of Dance presents Dance Like Mad 2016
6.00pm - 7.00pm Redcliffe

Official opening event: Signs of the Times
10.30am - 12.00noon Bribie Island Free
We are surrounded by signs and symbols. Over time, symbols have gone in and out of fashion. Some have endured, others faded away, and new symbols have emerged.

Sunday 4 December

North Lakes Christmas Carols
3.00pm - 8.00pm North Lakes Free
North Lakes Christmas Carols returns to North Lakes Town Common for an evening of carolling and family-friendly entertainment. 

Monday 5 December

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 6 December

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.

Tuesday 6 December - Wednesday 7 December

Steps Dance Centre - The Tale of Cinderella
7.00pm Redcliffe
Steps Dance Centre - A Tale of Cinderella

Friday 9 December - Sunday 12 February

Exhibition: Monsters in the Backyard
10.00am - 4.00pm Redcliffe Free
This exhibition takes you on a journey through the bizarre yet magnificent world of the mini-beasts that live all around us.

Friday 9 December

Meet Rhonda Hetzel - Caboolture Library 5th Birthday Celebrations
12.00noon - 1.00pm Caboolture Free
Celebrate Caboolture Library’s 5th birthday with Rhonda Hetzel. Whether you're part of a family, living alone or thinking about retirement, blogger and author of The Simple Home, Rhonda Hetzel, has inspiring, indispensable advice about slowing down, taking stock of your life and finding pleasure and satisfaction at home.

Sharon Alback Dance Centre - Spirit of Christmas
7.00pm Redcliffe
Sharon Alback Dance Centre presents 'Spirit of Christmas'

Saturday 10 December - Saturday 28 January

Exhibition: Camille Serisier - The Wonderful Land of Oz
Redcliffe Free
Camille Serisier looks over the Australian landscape with a critical eye and an absurdist sense of humour, crafting a vision that goes far beyond the usual tourism destination shots. 

Saturday 10 December

Che Jazz - Dance Time 2016
1.30pm - 10.30pm Redcliffe
Che Jazz - Dance Time 2016

Skools Out for Summer Fun Day
11.00am - 7.00pm Elimbah Free
Celebrate the end of the school year with an afternoon of fun for the whole family! 

Sunday 11 December

Australian Army Band - Christmas Show
11.00am - 2.00pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Everyone’s favourite the Australian Army Big Band will fill the Redcliffe Cultural Centre with their traditional Christmas show, an oldie but a goodie.

Scarborough Christmas Carols
3.00pm - 8.00pm Scarborough Free
Previously known as “Christmas by the Sea’, Scarborough Christmas Carols is an afternoon and evening of community Christmas cheer, sprinkled with a stunning ocean view.

Monday 12 December

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.

The Kazoos - Search for Santa
10.30am - 11.30am Redcliffe Cultural Centre
How will Santa get all the presents made in time if he has forgotten how many sleeps until Christmas?

Tuesday 13 December

Acoustic in the Vault - featuring Katherine Todd
12.00noon - 1.00pm Caboolture Free
Throughout December and January, talented local musicians will be playing acoustic sessions in the Vault at the Caboolture Hub for one and all to enjoy.

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 14 December

Exhibition: Rose Van Oyen - The Look of Alice
8.00am - 9.00am Caboolture Free
Lewis Caroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was a favourite book of the artist as a child. In the exhibition Van Oyen aims to instil a stronger connection to our childhood while provoking reflection of our own individual journey through life, adulthood and time.

Family Fun Day: Insects
10.00am - 1.00pm Redcliffe Free
Have fun and learn with lots of insect related free activities on offer throughout the morning.

The handmade sessions: Body scrubs
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Sugar scrubs are a wonderful gift idea and the perfect addition to your natural beauty routine. 

Thursday 15 December

Artist Talk: Judy Watson & Bruce Mclean
11.00am - 12.00noon Caboolture Free
In East Coast Encounter, Judy Watson’s works use the construct of contour maps of the Glass House Mountains while evoking ideas of ochre, blood and the volcanic soil that is part of this region and its history.

The handmade sessions: Patterned paper ornaments
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
For a personal touch this Christmas, try making these simple paper baubles, fashioned from vintage children's books

Friday 16 December

Buble Christmas Show
7.30pm Redcliffe Cultural Centre
Back by popular demand, Rhydian Lewis plays Michael Bublé’s Christmas at Redcliffe Cultural Centre.

Meet William McInnes Booked Out
6.30pm - 7.30pm North Lakes Free
William McInnes, one of Australia's best-loved entertainers and authors, takes a look at the Aussie obsession with sports and pop culture in his new book Full Bore.

The handmade sessions: Soap making
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Create the perfect gift for a loved one with this “melt and pour” soap making workshop. 

Sunday 18 December

Caboolture Christmas Carols
3.00pm - 8.00pm Caboolture Free
Previously known as ‘Christmas Under the Stars’, the Caboolture Christmas Carols will bring the spirit of Christmas just one week before the big day. 

Monday 19 December

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 20 December

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.

Wednesday 21 December - Saturday 31 December

Gift Certificate
8.00am - 9.00amRedcliffe Cultural Centre
Perfect for loved ones or as a thank you...

Monday 26 December

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.


 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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