This weekend — 25–26 March 2017
Friday 3 February - Sunday 9 April
Exhibition: Wanton, Wild and Unimagined
Stirring the imagination and evoking environmental reflection, Wanton, Wild and Unimagined is a playful exhibition of sculptures born from recycled plastic.
Wednesday 8 February - Wednesday 17 May
Parentspace Group with Dr. Bob Jacobs
9.30am - 11.30am
Parentspace aims to support parents in developing new understandings of parenting within a supportive, accepting, and safe environment.
Thursday 16 February - Saturday 25 March
Exhibition: This Place of Ours: Works from the collection
This exhibition brings together a selection of works from the Moreton Bay Regional Council Art Collection.
Friday 24 February - Sunday 16 April
Exhibition: Shackleton: Escape from Antarctica
100 years ago, one of the most compelling adventure and survival stories of all time unfolded in Antarctica: Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914-17.
Wednesday 1 March - Monday 27 March
'50 Shades of Grey' - Solo Exhibition by Lorraine Emerson
9.00am - 4.00pm
This exhibition is a reflection of Lorraine's creative life through her environment, experiences and experimental journey so far.
Bark to Beach - Solo Exhibition by Robert Bradfield
9.00am - 4.00pm
Living in the hills of Dayboro provide Robert with endless inspiration for his landscape paintings while the waters of Moreton Bay provide numerous possibilities for his seascape studies
Friday 3 March - Sunday 14 May
Exhibitions: The Glass Houses
In 2006, ten of the Glass House Mountains’ peaks were included on the National Heritage List. For more than 40,000 years these mountains have never been far from the gaze of local people.
Saturday 4 March - Friday 31 March
Window exhibition: Ana Maria Duque 'All about a Dress'
During the 1940’s and 50’s in Mexico City people imported dresses from Europe because they seemed more sophisticated and elegant. The Mexican revolutionary painter Frida Kahlo rebelled against this practice by including the traditional and indigenous Tehuana dresses in her wardrobe.
Tuesday 7 March - Saturday 1 April
Exhibition: Caboolture State High School
A selection of works from Caboolture State High School's 2016 senior art students.
Friday 17 March - Saturday 6 May
Exhibition: My Country, I Still Call Australia Home: Contemporary Art from Black Queensland
Drawn from the Queensland Art Gallery's Collection, this touring exhibition examines the associations and interpretations Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists have with country (land) and country (nation).
Friday 24 March - Saturday 29 April
Exhibition: Alasdair Macintyre: The Adventures of Aecap
Artist Alasdair Macintyre has developed a character Aecap, who is much like himself. Join Aecap on a virtual journey back in time to visit famous artists’ studios. Explore what it means to be an artist through a series of dioramas, larger-than life sculptures and hands-on activities.
Saturday 25 March
Caboolture Movie in the Park
5.00pm - 8.00pm
Back bigger and better, come along and see Epic at the latest Movie in the Park!
Earth Hour Night Walk
6.00pm - 7.30pm
Turn off the lights and experience nature as evening falls - sounds, smells, nocturnal creatures.
8.00am - 2.00pm
Market Stalls, Rides, Entertainment and Food. Lots of fun for the family!
Queensland Feline Associations Showcase
9.30am - 3.00pm
A day out for the family, to watch and see different cat breeds from the familiar to some lesser known breeds being judged and talked about as they strut their stuff.
Woodford P-10 State School 135th Anniversary
9.00am - 10.00pm
Celebrating 135 years and 50 years of secondary schooling.
Workshop Mystery Box: Turtles - Marine Conservation Challenge
1.00pm - 2.30pm
Design, build and test a mini prototype water filtration system to help clean the beach before your eggs ‘hatch’. Be prepared to consider how you might clear large items such as plastics right through to smaller sediments and chemicals.
Workshop: Story and Play - Terrific Turtles
10.30am - 11.00am
Join us for stories, songs and games about turtles and under the sea as we learn about the different types of turtles and their lifecycles with hands-on examples of eggs, shells and more.
Young Mic - Open Mic For Under 18's
2.30pm - 5.00pm
Young Mic provides young vocalists and singer/songwriters, performance opportunities in their local area.
Sunday 26 March
Northside Community Markets
8.00am - 12.00noon
The Bribie VIBE Arts and Craft Markets
8.30am - 1.00pm
With a host of stalls, including organic and pesticide-free farm-fresh produce, free parking, food, entertainment and not forgetting the wonderful displays of woodcraft, jewellery, glass, art and ceramics, this is one market you should not miss.
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.