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Burdekin Water Festival
Nominate for the 2017 Burdekin Bloke Now
Theme: Our People, Our Culture, Our Home
Nominations close: 30 May 2017
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Tax Help Program
July to October
The centre is a Tax Help Centre where community members can access an ATO trained volunteer to help complete individuals tax returns online using MyGov. (Eligibility criteria applies) For more information please contact 4783 4243.
Burdekin Quilt Show
The Burdekin Patchwork and Quilters Guild are holding their biennial Quilt Show from Thursday 15th to Saturday 17th June. A beautiful array of quilts and handicrafts will be on display. The Big Red Bus will also be there.
The show starts at 9am and finishes at 5pm on Thursday and Saturday, and on Friday the show will go until 8pm. Addmission cost is $5 for adults, at the Catholic Parish Hall located on Edward Street, AYR, Australia, 4807.
You can contact the Burdekin Patchwork and Quitlers Guild on 0419826866, or by email at email@example.com.
The Burdekin Sugar Rush is the signature running event for the Burdekin Road Runners and Walkers Club. The event not only showcases the spectacular features of the Burdekin Shire, but also celebrates the role that fun and fitness has in the community.
The event attracts running enthusiasts from around the region, including Townsville, Cairns, Charters Towers, Whitsundays and Mackay, and is the second race in the ANQ Half Marathon Series.
The event also has a key focus of attracting first time competitors through the provision of five and ten kilometre fun runs, and kids fun run. Most participants take part for the personal challenge, the experience of a vibrant community event and to embrace an active and healthy lifestyle.
For more information or to enter an event, please go to:
Community Visitors urgently needed
We require Community Visitors for HOME HILL and AYR
We have elderly clients who are housebound and lonely. They feel trapped in their own homes and would love someone to call round and visit them. Their family members live away and some weeks no one would visit.
If you have an hour to spare either weekly or fortnightly, please contact RITA QUAGLIATA at BCA on 47833744.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE TO THEIR LIFE - BECOME A COMMUNITY VISITOR
11th - Burdekin Pet Rescue Trash & Treasure Sale
24th - "Morning Melodies - Lloyd Webber & Friends" at the Burdekin Theatre
29th - "Shirley Valentine" at the Burdekin Theatre
1st - 2nd - Burdekin Fast Track & Talent Showcase at the Burdekin Theatre
6th - "Emily Loves to Bounce" at the Burdekin Theatre
21st - "Dust of Uruzgan" at the Burdekin Theatre
The Rotary Club of Ayr will once again be holding the Norm Perry Memorial DUCK RACE at Plantation Park. First Prize $1,000. The date for the event will be sometime in July.
The Home Hill Choral Society is presenting "STRUDELFEST" by Judith Prior in association with David Spicer Productions.
Friday 2nd June, Friday 9th June and matinee Sunday 11th June. Tickets available from members.
$35 per person. Includes supper, Strudel, German Sausage.
For more information: Erin Brennan 0428 822 091
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