• Merrimac State School Fete

    This year's Merrimac State School fete is all about the community and family fun. Come along and enjoy the much loved animal farm and rides for all ages, which are just some of the fun activities which will be available on the day. Grab a bargain at one of the Stalls, or be entertained by our full program of live performances. Treat your sweet tooth to some delicious delights including Fairy Floss, Snow Cones, and Sweets.

    When: Saturday 1 August 2015

    Where: Boowaggan Rd, Merrimac

    Time: 11.00am – 4.00pm
  • Corinda State School Festival of Nations

    Our inaugural Festival of Nations will offer exotic foods, an afternoon of entertainment through colourful cultural displays of music, dance, song and sport from our own school children and local community groups. Amusement rides, sideshow alley, traditional fete stands, market stalls and a wine bar will ensure that there is something for the whole family to enjoy!

    When: Saturday 1 August 2015

    Where: Cliveden Ave, Corinda

    Time: 12.00noon – 6.00pm
  • Assisi College Festival

    The entire family is welcome to join us on Sunday, August 2, for the Assisi College Festival. Enjoy the fabulous range of food & refreshments including authentic Italian Pasta, Sweets, Gelati Ice Cream, Aussie BBQ, Coffee Shop, and the Beer Tent. There's bargains galore at the Market Stalls; fantastic prizes to be one in the Raffles; fun and excitement at Sideshow Alley and much more.

    When: Sunday, 2 August 2015

    Where: Billinghurst Crescent, Upper Coomera

    Time: Gates open at 10.00am
  • Wellers Hill State School Harmonies on the Hill

    Everyone is welcome to come along and enjoy the fun at this year's Harmonies on the Hill - Wellers Hill State School Fete! There will be performances by our award-winning choirs and bands, plenty of rides for kids big and small, an animal farm, lucky dips, arts & craft, plants, 2nd hand books, trash and treasure and many more stalls. We'll keep everyone in the family happy with lots of delicious food and drink options.

    When: Sunday 2 August 2015

    Where: 190 Tooheys Rd, Wellers Hill

    Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm
  • Brisbane EKKA

    The EKKA has returned with more fairy floss, heart-stopping rides, showbags and cultural attractions than you can imagine. The EKKA continues to be Queensland's biggest and most anticipated yearly event and still achieves its aim of connecting Queenslanders of all ages, from the country to the city and from all walks of life.

    When: August 7 - August 16, 2015

    Where: Gregory Tce, Bowen Hills

    Time: Please check our website for details
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Fetes, Fairs and Festivals

Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast 2015

Special Events

Aug 1st - Corinda State School "Festival of Nations"

The Corinda State School Parents & Citizens Association invite you to help us to celebrate the cultural diversity of our school. Our inaugural Festival of Nations will offer exotic foods, an afternoon of entertainment through colourful cultural displays of music, dance, song and sport from our own school children and local community groups. Amusement rides, sideshow alley, traditional fete stands, market stalls and a wine bar will ensure that there is something for the whole family to enjoy! 12noon to 6pm - Cliveden Avenue, Corinda. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 1st - Whites Hill State College Fete

The Whites Hill State College Fete will be held on Saturday, 1 August. The fete brings parents, teachers and children together in a fun environment. Our fete includes stage events, delicious home-made cakes and sweets, showbags, Amazing Bird Show, Hot Food, Carnival Rides, and a wide range of fantastic stalls operated by classes. 138 Burn St, Camp Hill - please check our Facebook page for further details.

Aug 1st - Prince of Peace Lutheran College Winter Fete

Our Prince Of Peace Winter Fete is a Fun Filled day, full of rides, stalls, food and entertainment. We have a range of rides from Laser Tag to bouncing castles plus novelty stalls and games of skill. Our Cake and Sweet stalls always promise delicious treats and you're sure to find a bargain at the second hand stalls. A Food court is open to soothe your hunger and there will be entertainment all day on the stage with our College bands and award winning choirs. The grand finale is at 6pm with a fantastic fireworks display. 11am to 6pm. Rogers Parade, Everton Hills.

For further details, vistit our fete website

Aug 1st - Groves Community Fair

Come and enjoy rides, food, activities, stalls, student performances, College tours, prizes, fireworks and more at this year's Groves Community Fair. This promises to be a fabulous day out for the whole family! 1.00pm to 6.00pm - Laughlin St, Kingston. For frther details, please contact Groves Christian College.

Aug 1st - Merrimac State School Fete

This year's Merrimac State School fete is all about the community and family fun. Come along and enjoy the much loved animal petting farm and rides for all ages, which are just some of the fun activities which will be available on the day. You can even dunk a teacher, win some great prizes, pick up a Show Bag and eat some wonderful food. Grab a bargain at one of the Stalls, or be entertained by our full program of live student performances. Treat your sweet tooth to some delicious delights including Fairy Floss, Snow Cones, and Sweets. For a great day out, join us at our “country school in the city” Fete on Saturday 1st August. 11am – 4pm - Boowaggan Rd, Merrimac.

If you require some more information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit our website

Aug 1st - Stella Fair at Aussie World

Stella Maris P&F Association are excited to present the Stella Fair 2015 on Saturday 1st August at Aussie World, Sunshine Coast. Gates open at 5.30pm for a fun filled and adrenalin packed evening for the entire family. There is something for everyone, as well as all the rides, sample delicious food and all the traditional Fair favourites with beautiful hand-made crafts, book stalls, traditional jams, face painting, recycled fashions, trash n treasure and so much more.

For further details, please visit our website www.stellafair.com.au

Aug 2nd - Assisi College Festival

The entire family is welcome to join us at this year's Assisi College Festival on Sunday, August 2. Sit back and enjoy our great line up of entertainment, while treating the taste buds to some of the delicious authentic Italian Pasta, Cakes, Sweets and Refreshments. There's bargains galore at our many Market Stalls featuring second hand Books, Clothes, Bric-a-Brac, Plants and Canvas Art. There's Raffles, Sideshow Games, Carnival Rides and much more! 10am to 3pm - Billinghurst Crescent, Upper Coomera.

For further details, please visit our Festival website wwww.assistcollegefestival.com.au

Aug 2nd - Mt Carmel Community Fete

TMt Carmel Community Fete is one of Brisbane's biggest and most popular fetes. We have nine rides and entertainment for the whole family. Grab a bargain at our vintage or handmade stalls and try your luck with our many raffles, auctions and comps. Grab lunch at our famous Greek Food stall and food outlets. With 30 stalls and activities for all the whole family inc. a fresh flower stall, creepy hut, fairy floss, tombola, lob-a-choc, sample bags, face painting, pony rides and animal petting. 9.00am to 4.00pm - Norfolk St, Coorparoo.

Check out or website  www.mtcarmelfete.com.au or facebook.com/mtcarmelfete for more information.

Aug 2nd - Rochedale South State School Winter Carnival

Come along for a great day out at this year's Rochedale South State School's Winter Carnival. We have heaps of great attractions and entertainment including Carnival Rides, Stalls, Coffee Shop, Performances, Face Painting, Side Show Alley, Showbags, Licensed Bar and much more. Stalls are open from 12noon to 5pm - food will be served to 6.00pm, with a spectacular Fireworks display at 6.15pm!!! Wendron St, Rochedale South. Contact Rochedale South State School for further details.

Aug 2nd - Guardian Angels Primary School Fete

Guardian Angels Primary School is holding it's annual Fete. Join us on the Bayside for a fabulous fair environment with homemade goods such as cakes, sweets, drinks, delicious hot food, trash and treasure, pre-loved toys & books for sale, plus entertainment, fabulous prizes to win in our art union auction and major raffles, fete favourite the choc toss and plenty of rides and activities for the children plus much more. Browse the market stalls and make a day of it...grab a bite to eat for lunch whilst wandering around the fair - you never know what you will find. This promises to be a wonderful day out for the whole family! Everyone Welcome! 10am to 2pm - Bay Tce, Wynnum. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 2nd - Harmonies on the Hill - Wellers Hill State School Fete

Everyone is welcome to come along and enjoy the fun at this year's Harmonies on the Hill - Wellers Hill State School Fete! There will be performances by our award-winning choirs and bands, plenty of rides for kids big and small, an animal farm, lucky dips, arts & craft, plants, nearly new clothing, 2nd hand books, trash and treasure and many more stalls. We'll keep everyone in the family happy with lots of delicious food and drink options. You may be even lucky enough to win a prize in one of our raffles or win a bid at the auction. 10am to 4pm - 190 Toohey Rd, Wellers Hill.

For further details, please visit our website harmoniesonthehill.com.au

Aug 2nd - St Joseph's Primary School Fete

This Year's St Joseph's Primary School fete has the 'Under the Sea' theme and all classes will be performing song and dance routines throughout the day.There will be numerous stalls-lolly, cakes, books, publican's purse, fruit and vegetables, plants, white elephant, crafts, a cafe, food and drinks, and our giant auction.The oval will be full of rides for all ages, with something for everyone on offer throughout the day. 10.30am to 3.30pm - 42 Pine Mt Rd North Ipswich. For further details, please contact St Joseph's Primary School.

Aug 2nd - St Mary MacKillop Primary School Fete

This year's St Mary MacKillop Primary School Fete will be held on Sunday, August 2 and is sure to be a wonderful community event for all. There's a huge range of attractins, displays, activities planned for the day including Arts and crafts, Business Workshops, Charity and fundraising, Concerts, music and festivals, Dance, Exhibitions, Trash and Treasure, Food and drink, Rides and much more. Hardy Rd, Birkdale. For further details, please contact St Mary MacKillop Primary School.

Aug 8th - Emmanuel College Fete

Emmanuel College Fete has something for everyone. Carnival Rides, Pig Racing, Water Fun Balls, Animal Farm, Pre-loved clothing, Mega Cent Auction, Market stalls, Wood Fired Pizzas and International Food Court. Main stage and Tea garden stage activities include talent show, bands, DJ and many more. Competitions galore with great prizes.  11am to 6pm - Birmingham Rd, Carrara. To keep up to date with all the latest information leading up to the Fete, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 8th - The Good Shepherd Lutheran College Fair

The Good Shepherd Lutheran College's big day of fun and fundraising is being held on Saturday, August 8. The Shepherd's Fair has established itself as an annual highlight with its traditional combination of rides, games, stalls, raffles, silent auction and more. The Shepherd's Fair is open from 10am to 4pm and entry is free. The amusement rides begin at 11am. For further details, please contact Good Shepherd Lutheran College.

Aug 8th - Immanuel College Fruelingfest

Keep the whole day free, because there will be plenty to do for all ages at this year's Immanuel College Fruelingfestl. Take to new height in fun and excitement on the wide range if carnival rides on offer. Prefer to chill out? Stroll through the market stalls, have a laugh in sideshow-alley or grab a cuppa and chunk of fresh pavlova and simply watch the fun. You can grab a bargain at the auction, update your wardrobe style at the fashion parade, or view the best of the Sunshine Coast's up-and-coming talent at FruehlingsQuest. No matter if you are young to old, or adventurous or relaxed, Fruehlingsfest has something for everyone. Gates open at 10.00am - Wises Rd, Buderim.

For further details, please visist our website www.fruehlingsfest.com.au/

Aug 12th - Grand Avenue State School EKKA Fun Day

The whole family is welcome to join us at this year's Grand Evenue State School EKKA Fun Day on the people's public holiday, Wednesday August 12. Come along for all the fun of the EKKA - without the expense of the EKKA! There will be a animal farm, carnival rides and jumping castles, food stalls, face painting, show bags and a small sideshow alley. 10am to 3pm - Grand Avenue, Forest Lake. For further details, please contact Grand Avenue State School.

Aug 14th - Musgrave Hill State School Mega Fete

Musgrave Hill State School is having a mega fete! We've got carnival rides for all ages, games, cent auction, side show alley, pony rides, petting farm, bake stall, food vans, show bags and plenty more. Come and join the fun! 3.00pm to 7.00pm - Nakina St, Southport. For further details, please contact Musgrave Hill State School.

Aug 15th - Manly West State School "WOW Festival"

Manly West State School invites you to our WOW (Window On the World) Festival on Saturday August 15th 2015. Fun Fair Rides, Side Show Alley, Major Raffle (1st prize - $1000 cash), Art Gallery, Sports Zone, fantastic free entertainment, International food, Japanese Tea Garden, lots of stalls, community group displays and fun for everyone . Grab yourself something to eat and drink, be entertained, and relax with our stunning view of Moreton Bay - it's our very own Window On the World. 10am to 3pm - 226 Manly Rd, Manly West.

For further details, check out our websitewww.mwssfete.com.au

Aug 15th - Nambour Christian College Carnival under the Stars

Everyone's welcome for some fantastic old-fashioned, family fun at this year's Nambour Christian College Carnival under the Stars! Attractions include rides, show-bags, farmers markets, games stalls, musical performances, kids' art gallery and food court. All of this capped off by our spectacular fireworks in the evening. Come along and join in the fun! Free entry! 12.30pm to 8.30pm - McKenzie Rd, Woombye. For costs of rides and more information, please call (07) 5451 3333 or visit www.ncc.qld.edu.au

Aug 15th - St Thomas More Primary School Fete

Bring all your family and friends to enjoy some Great Stalls; Rides; Food and Fun at this year's St Thomas More Primary School Fete. Gates open at 9.30am - entry is free - Ben Lexcen Drive, Sunshine Beach. We'd love to see you there! For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 15th - India Day Fair

Come along to this year's India Day Fair & celebrate the anniversary of Indian independence in 1947. Enjoy a free day out with live entertainment, parades, art & craft, food and cultural stalls, plus Grand Finale fireworks! Festivities begin at 10.30am and go through to 9.30pm - Roma Street Parklands Amphitheatre. See you there!

Aug 21st - Berrinba East State School Multicultural Festival

The Berrinba East State School Inaugural Multicultural Festival will be held on Friday, August 21, with a fabulous Fireworks display at 8pm! This event will showcase Berrinba East's cultural diversity. Experience the sights, sounds and taste of our nations and spend an evening sharing tradition and difference with people from all corners of the globe! Local cultural organisations and ethnic communities are invited to support this event with food, arts & craft or performance. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. 4pm to 8pm - 165 Bardon Road, Berrinba.

For further details, please visit our website berrinbaeastssmulticulturalfestival.com.au

Aug 22nd - Beerwah Charity Sports & Spring Carnival

Beerwah Charity Sports & Spring Carnival for Cancer Council Qld. Admission only $2. A fun, family oriented day with rides - Animal Nursery - face painting and clowns - Andino the Magician - The crew from Smile Hoops - Delicious strawberries & pavs, home-made cakes, cheeses - Vintage vehicles and Light Horse Troop - ShowNShine - photography - 3rd of Qld Strongman Series - Amazing axe collection - Dog Ute Jumping – Scarecrows - musical entertainment - market stalls – full ring program of horse sports, we're on Facebook. 8.30am to 5.00pm - Beerwah Sports Ground - Sportsground Dr, Beerwah.

Aug 22nd - Moggill State School MOGGANZA

Mark Saturday 22nd August in your diary, then come along and enjoy the wonderful sense of community spirit and fun at this year's Moggill State School MOGGANZA. This promises to be a fabulous day out for the whole family featuring delicious Cakes and Sweets, Mouth-watering hot food, Carnival Rides, Bar, Cold Drinks, Coffee, Novelties, Raffle, Games, Book Stall, Face Painting, Fairy Floss and much more. 11am to 4.00pm - Moggill Rd, Moggill. For further details, please contact Moggill State School.

Aug 23rd - Sandgate State School Carnivale

Sandgate State School is gearing up for one heck of a hoedown. Mark your calendar and dust off your boots because Sunday 23 August is the Sandgate 'Carnivale Goes Country' fair.  With amusement rides, Food Stalls full of wholesome country tucker, Side Show Alley, and Face Painting you can expect nothing less than a full day of family fun! What will it be, corn on the cob and Choir Clash or the Art Auction and chocolate wheel? Carnivale Goes Country has something for all the family. There will be a house band and DJ to keep your toes rhythmically tapping and the kids are sure to be all smiles with the Peebo & Dagwood Clowns. 10am to 3pm - Rainbow St, Sandgate. For further details, please vist our facebook page.

Aug 29th - Mansfield State School Fete

There will be something for everyone in the family at this year's Mansfield State School Fete. Our day will feature many highlights including an Art Exhibition, Cake and Coffee Stall, Face painting/Crazy hair spray, Grocery Wheel, Cent auctions, Show Bags, Lucky dips, Chocolate drop, Mega Bookstore, Live entertainment, Food and market stalls, Mega Raffles and Activities for the little ones, plus plenty of Rides for kids of all ages. 11am to 4pm - 174 Ham Rd, Mansfield. Contact Mansfield State School for further details.

Aug 29th - Rivermount College Spring Fair

We invite you to drop by and visit the 2015 Rivermount College Spring Fair. This year, we are takings things back to basics, with an old-fashined country style Spring Fair. Highlights include novelty skill testing games and prizes, an array of entertainment, stall holders, delicious food, and of course, it wouldn't be a fair without carnival rides, showbags, cakes, sweets and much more! 10.30am to 4.00pm - Rivermount Drive, Yatala. For further details, please contact Rivermount College.

Aug 29th - Jindalee State School "Heroes and Villains" Fete

Over the years the Jindalee State School fete has become one of the largest annual events across the Centenary and Western Suburbs. The 2015 theme is "Heroes and Villains" and is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever. The fete attracts over 2500 visitors with plenty of carnival rides for the kids, school run stalls and community stalls. This year we are widening our distribution substantially and expect more visitors than ever. 11am to 7.30pm - 114 Burrendah Rd. Jindalee.

For further details, please visit our website.

Aug 29th - Graceville State School Fete

The annual Graceville State School Fete is on Saturday 29 August, on the corner of Oxley Road and Acacia Avenue. There's Market Stalls, delicious food, amazing rides, performances, entertainment, Showbags, cakes, jams, books, toys, fudges, fairy floss and fireworks - it's an old-style school community fete that has become an institution on the local social calendar. Don't miss it! For further details, please contact Graceville State School.

Aug 29th - Wynnum State Fair

On Saturday 29 August 2015, the Wynnum State School will be creating a 'Wonderland' for all to explore at the Wynnum State Fair. Come experience and enjoy this biennial celebration which aims to showcase the talents of our youngest citizens and unite the bayside neighbourhood in which we all live and learn. Keep checking back at our Facebook page for the latest Fair updates and save the date now. It’s not to be missed! 10am to 3pm - 81 Boxgrove Avenue, Wynnum. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 29th - Redcliffe Kitefest

Pelican Park will once again don a spectacle of colourful kites of all shapes and sizes and a massive program of entertainment for the Redcliffe KiteFest. Over 40,000 visitors are expected to revel in a weekend of international kite displays, two stages of live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, hundreds of speciality arts and craft markets, aerobatic displays, kite-making workshops, and amusement rides. 9am to 4pm daily - Pelican Park, Hornibrook Esplanade, Clontarf.

For further details, please visit our website.

Aug 29th - Brighton State School Fete

Support your local community and head down to the Brighton State School Fete for a day of fun for the whole family. The school oval will be filled with everything a traditional community fete has to offer, including entertainment, amusement rides, delicious food, baked goods and craft stalls and much, much more. 11am to 4pm - North Rd, Brighton. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 29th - Eatons Hill State School Space Carnival

Come one, come all to this years Eatons Hill State School Space Carnival! This event incorporates performances by school and local community groups to create a fun and exciting Carnival atmosphere! Come and see our impressive Dance Groups, Bands and Choirs perform, and cheer on the four legged members of the school community in the first ever Dog Show! Along with thrilling rides, a cute animal nursery and the famous Noah's racing pigs, we will also have over 40 market stalls, face painting, balloon twisting, sand art, and a science show by Street Science!!  Come and try your luck at our Grocery Wheel or Chocolate Drop game, grab a ticket in the raffle, and taste the fresh fairy floss and popcorn, or a delicious wood fired pizza for lunch.  Many food vans are booked including Iced Tea, American hot dogs, Coffee, waffles, pulled pork rolls, hot chips and a sausage sizzle hosted by our local football club - the Albany Creek Crushers!   Get a photo as a weight lifter, trapeze artist or in the mouth of a lion in our Carnival Photo Stands! The Carnival will host the Rural Fire Brigade, local crafters, Albany Creek High School Dance Team, Tae Kwon Do demonstration and of course will finish with an amazing Fireworks display!! Bring the kids, a picnic blanket, and a smile and enjoy a fun-filled family afternoon at Eatons Hill State School. 12pm to 6pm - Marylin Tce, Eatons Hill.

For further details, please click here

Aug 30th - St Brendan's Primary School Fete

St Brendan's School Fete - “It’s carnival time”! Come along and enjoy a fantastic day filled with fine food, fun and festivities. There's International Flavours – African, Aussie BBQ, Great Coffee, Vietnamese, and Laotian; followed by a fabulous assortment of Carnival Treats – Strawberries & Cream, Sweets, and Cakes. We have school performances, Live Entertainment, Face Painting, Amusement Rides, Games, Plant stall, Craft stall, Pre-Loved Goods and much more! All are Welcome and Arm Bands for the Carnival Rides are Available at a Pre-Purchase Discount from the School Office Before the Day. 9.00am to 3.00pm - 17 Hawtree St (Use Brier St Entrance) at Moorooka - all are welcome! Contact St Brendan's Primary School for further details.

Aug 30th - St Stephen's Primary School Spring Fair

The bi-annial St Stephen's Spring Fair is a fantastic way to spend a Sunday with FREE entry. There's so much to see and do with Rides, Ponies, Petting Zoo, Cupcake Decorating, Show Bags, Lob-a-Choc , Preloved Kids Toys & Clothes, Face Painting, Crazy Hair, 2nd hand Books, Cake & Sweet Stall, Lolly Jar Guessing Books, Plant Stall International Foods, Ice Cream Cones, Fairy Floss, Slushies and Market Stalls. Not to mention the Hot Rods and a Fashion Parade! Live performances by Street Science and Red Rocket 3. 10am to 3pm - 156 Ridgewood Road, Algester. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Aug 30th - Hilder Road State School Carnival

This year's Hilder Road State School Carnival promises to be a fabulous day out for the whole family. 9am will feature some of the Hilder Road Instrumental Music groups performing. 10am the carnival rides will commence and finish at 3pm. Other attractions include the lucky cup stall, toddler play area, cake stall, jam stall, second hand books, side show alley, show bag stall, lolly stall, dress up photo stall, hair and nail hut, face painting, baby animal farm, mega raffle for a family holiday, Asian food stall, hot chips, mega bbq, sushi, fairy floss, snow cones, coffee and cakes, performance by Attitudes Dance Company, a local band of school dads and Kate Jones visiting to draw the raffle at 1pm. 9am to 3pm - Hilder Road, The Gap. Please contact Hilder Road State School for further details.

Aug 30th - Rainbow Carnival

Held every year at Norm Buchan Park, the Rainworth State School Rainbow Carnival is a fun day for the whole family with yummy food, awesome rides, gourmet treats, bargain books, clothes, toys, plants and much more. 10am to 3pm - Norm Buchan Park - Rainworth Rd, Bardon.

Please visit our website rainbowcarnival.com for further details.

Aug 30th - Brisbane Organic Growers Annual Fair 2015

The 2015 BOGI Fair will be held at the Peace Hall, 102 McDonald Road Windsor (near the Albion railway station), on Sunday the 30th of August from 9am to 3pm. This year, the fair has changed from October to August due to other major garden events organised for the month of October. Come in for a look and stay for the day which concludes with the produce auction from 2.30 in the afternoon. Entry is free for all ages. Brisbane Organic Growers Fair is proudly supported by Brisbane City Council.

For further details, please visit our website bogi.org.au

Aug 30th - Redcliffe Kitefest

Pelican Park will once again don a spectacle of colourful kites of all shapes and sizes and a massive program of entertainment for the Redcliffe KiteFest. Over 40,000 visitors are expected to revel in a weekend of international kite displays, two stages of live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, hundreds of speciality arts and craft markets, aerobatic displays, kite-making workshops, and amusement rides. 9am to 4pm daily - Pelican Park, Hornibrook Esplanade, Clontarf.

For further details, please visit our website.

Aug 30th - St Francis Xavier Primary School Fete

The whole community is welcome to join the festivities at this year's St Francis Xavier Primary School Fete in Goodna. The Fete is raising much needed funds for our school kids, and will feature heaps of great stalls, activities and entertainment including Carnival Rides for all ages, Food and Drink Stalls, Games - fishing for ducks, chocolate toss, Crafts, Crazy Hair and Face Painting, Handmade Knitted & Crochet Toys, Showbags, Asteroid Blaster, Ball Games, Chocolate Wheel, Fathers Day Stall, Trash n Treasure, Cake & Jam Stall, Sweets, Bear Cottage, Raffle, Superhero Wonderland Stall, plus singing and dancing to entertain the crowds. 11am to 4pm - 6 Church St, Goodna. For further details, please contact St Francis Xavier Primary School.

Sep 4th - Redlands Spring Festival

For two and half days, Redlands Showground becomes a magical blaze of colour, a symphony of beautiful sounds and celebration of our amazing community, during the annual Redlands Spring Festival. Hundreds of the world’s best performers – singers, dancers, poets, artists – come to Redlands to entertain and share their skills across multiple venues with a jammed packed program. Market Stalls, Sideshow alley, spectacular fireworks, the world famous Strawberry Eating Competition and the illuminating Lantern Parade are just a few of the highlights. September 4-6 Redlands Showgrounds.

Please visit our website www.redfest.com.au for further details.

Sep 4th - Chevallum State School Strawbfest

The Chevallum State School Strawbfest comes alive each year from 5pm till late, attracting thousands of people from across the coast and hinterland. Strawbfest offers a vibrant multi-cultural world of food and a variety of entertainment. Each year we offer exciting entertainment options ranging from LIVE music across stages, fantastic carnival amusement rides, the ever popular Strawberry Daiquiri bar, numerous traditional stalls, an abundance of delicious strawberries, all the fun of side show alley, show bags and much, much more with the evening culminating in an impressive burst of colour and light with our fireworks display. 460 Chevallum Rd, Chevallum. For further details, please contact Chevallum State School.

Sep 4th - Meridan Twilight Festival

Come and support the Meridan community! The Meridan Community Festival will run from 4pm-8pm, with rides, performances from our music, dance and drama students, restaurant run by our hospitality students and food stalls coordinated from our cafe. There will be stalls of all kinds, great hot food, raffles, drinks, cakes, sweets and more. Finish off the night off with a bang by catching our spectacular fireworks display! 214 Parklands Blvd,
Meridan Plains. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 5th - Buddina State School Fete

Come along on Saturday the 5th of September to the Buddina State School Fete. Lots of rides, stalls, markets, Show Bags, Entertainment and Food Galore. Great family day out guaranteed with a spectacular fireworks display at the end of the night! 3pm to 8pm - Iluka Avenue, Buddina. For further details, please visit our Facebook page. We'd love to see you there!!

Sep 5th - Oakleigh State School Family Fun Day

The Oakleigh Spring Fair ROCKS! There's something for everyone. Plenty to eat, see and do for all ages from 10am til 4.00pm. More amusement rides than ever before, all day entertainment on the main stage, our biggest trash & treasure stall, magic show, jams, sweets & treats, BBQ food, Art Auction, tea & cake stall, the popular bar and much more. 10am to 4pm - Buxton St, Ashgrove. Please contact Oakleigh State School for further details.

Sep 5th - Redlands Spring Festival

For two and half days, Redlands Showground becomes a magical blaze of colour, a symphony of beautiful sounds and celebration of our amazing community, during the annual Redlands Spring Festival. Hundreds of the world’s best performers – singers, dancers, poets, artists – come to Redlands to entertain and share their skills across multiple venues with a jammed packed program. Market Stalls, Sideshow alley, spectacular fireworks, the world famous Strawberry Eating Competition and the illuminating Lantern Parade are just a few of the highlights. September 4-6 Redlands Showgrounds.

Please visit our website www.redfest.com.au for further details.

Sep 5th - Runcorn State School "FunFest"

The Runcorn Family FunFest is the Runcorn State School biennial fete. Join us for a fabulous day of entertainment, rides, games, food & exciting celebrity guests. Kicking off at 10am, prepare to stay the day to enjoy entertainment by our own award winning choir, band, cheerleaders & skipping teams. Rides start at 10.30am, & all-day ride passes will be available for adrenaline junkies. Spend the day with us for food & fun for all! 10.00am to 4.00pm - Cnr Beenleigh & Pinelands Rds, Runcorn. For further details visit us on Facebook

Sep 5th - Samford State School Spring Festival

If you haven’t been to the Samford Spring Festval before, then you’re in for a treat! It’s a big day out for parents, kids and the local community.  With loads of stalls, rides, food, activities and entertainment, it’s the P&C’s major fundraiser and a day not to be missed. Come to the green lung of Brisbane and check out our wonderful Samford State School Festival, nestled in the Samford Valley! 10am to 5pm - School Road, Samford Valley. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 5th - Caboolture Multicultural Festival

The Caboolture Multicultural Festival is a day of Multicultural Entertainment with singing, dancing and performers from many different cultures. Come along for a free event with fun for all the family including activities, workshops, entertainment from performers from all over the world, food stalls, market stalls, information stalls, dancing and celebrating. pen up to a culturally diverse audience and learn more about exciting and different cultures. Delight in a fun filled day of multicultural entertainment with family and friends. Enjoy singing, dancing, and performances from many different cultures. Not forgetting the opportunity to savour great food, linger at art and crafts market stalls or take part in one of our many workshops or activities. 10am to 4pm - Caboolture Town Square, Caboolture.

For further details and Market Stall/Performance enquiries, please visit our website caboolturemulticulturalfestival

Sep 5th - Chapel Hill State School Spring Fete

Come join the fun this year at the Chapel Hill State School Spring Fete! A huge array of rides, jumping castle, rock wall climbing, face painting and coloured hair spray, roving entertainment and stage performances to keep all the family entertained. When hunger strikes, you can fuel up at one of the many food stalls, grab a coffee or cold drink, then browse the many stalls including homemade jams and chutneys, craft and local wares. And remember.... our annual HUGE Trash and Treasure from 6am!! Ironbark Rd, Chapel Hill.

To find out more, please visit our fete website www.chssfete.org.au

Sep 5th - Australia’s Biggest Bush Dance

It’s time to bring out your best country outfits for Australia’s Biggest Bush Dance – held right here on the Redcliffe Peninsula. This family-friendly community event will include bush dancing, prizes and food stalls all under the stars in Margate. Guests are encouraged to bring a blanket and chair and to dress up in your best country outfit to make sure you look the part! 5.30pm to 8.00pm - Beaconsfield Terrace, Margate.

For further details, please visit our website.

Sep 5th - Mary Immaculate Primary School Multicultural Festival

You are invited to experience a variety of cultures at the Mary Immaculate Primary School Multicultural Festival! At Mary Immaculate we are gifted with families from diverse cultural backgrounds. Our festival is a time to celebrate and foster this diversity within the community. Come along and sample multicultural foods, have your face painted and be entertained! There will be competitions, stalls and rides for the kids! 11am to 4pm - 616 Ipswich Road, Annerley. For further details, please contact Mary Immaculate Primary School.

Sep 5th - Ironside State School Spring Fair (St Lucia)

Come along for a day of family fun and entertainment at the Ironside Spring Fair. While the kids are busy on the fantastic rides, at side show alley, getting their faces and nails painted or enjoying the animals and craft activities, enjoy some great local and international food, stock up on fresh and handmade goodies from the cake, sweets and handmade stalls or find a treasure from the preloved stall. Try your luck on the spinning wheel and don’t forget to pick up a gift for Father’s Day! Live entertainment and music will be featured throughout what will be an amazing day for all who come along. 11am to 6pm - Hawken Dr, St Lucia. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 5th - Ormeau Fair

The annual Ormeau Fair is fast becoming the Gold Coast's number 1 attraction. Two days of fantastic fun, beautiful weather, incredible activities, classic cars, fantastic, exotic foods, farm animals, live performances, fireworks and much more. Free entry. Brian Harris Oval - Peachey Rd, Ormeau.

Check out our website www.ormeaufair.com.au for further details.

Sep 6th - Redlands Spring Festival

For two and half days, Redlands Showground becomes a magical blaze of colour, a symphony of beautiful sounds and celebration of our amazing community, during the annual Redlands Spring Festival. Hundreds of the world’s best performers – singers, dancers, poets, artists – come to Redlands to entertain and share their skills across multiple venues with a jammed packed program. Market Stalls, Sideshow alley, spectacular fireworks, the world famous Strawberry Eating Competition and the illuminating Lantern Parade are just a few of the highlights. September 4-6 Redlands Showgrounds.

Please visit our website www.redfest.com.au for further details.

Sep 6th - Ormeau Fair

The annual Ormeau Fair is fast becoming the Gold Coast's number 1 attraction. Two days of fantastic fun, beautiful weather, incredible activities, classic cars, fantastic, exotic foods, farm animals, live performances, fireworks and much more. Free entry. Brian Harris Oval - Peachey Rd, Ormeau.

Check out our website www.ormeaufair.com.au for further details.

Sep 11th - Kimberley Park State School Spring Fair

This year's Kimberley Park State School Spring Fair promises to be a fantastic family day of Fun, Fun, Fun! There's heaps of stalls, a large assortment of amusement rides for all ages, food, drinks, sweets as well as other fun attractions & experiences - we really will have something for everyone! 3pm to 8pm - Floret St, Shailer Park. Please contact Kimberley Park State School for further details.

Sep 11th - Aspley 125 Birthday BLAST

Aspley State School celebrates its 125th anniversary with the Aspley 125 Birthday BLAST on Friday 11 September. The family fun event includes amusement rides (passes $35 on night; $5 per ride), side show alley games, baby animal farm, great food and drinks plus live entertainment. The evening concludes with a fireworks display. Join us for an evening to remember. Free shuttle bus from Aspley Hypermarket. ATM on site. 3.30pm to 8.30pm - Maundrell Tce, Aspley. For further details, please contact Aspley State School.

Sep 11th - Rochedale State School Twilight Fete

The Rochedale State School Annual fete is a fantastic family fun day that just gets bigger every year! We have exciting new rides, as well as the very popular side show alley and yummy food stalls. Sample the flavours of Greece, Thailand and Mexico or who can go past a good old fashioned Aussie steakburger and hot chips? Bargain hunters will love the Market Pavilion, where you will find clothes, books, ”treasure“, cakes, craft, art and more! The day will be filled with non stop entertainment from bands, and dance groups. There's really is something for everyone at the Rochedale State School fete. Don’t forget to pack a blanket for the spectacular fireworks at 8.30pm. Mark your calendar for a great day out! 3pm to 8.30pm - Rochedale Rd, Rochedale

For further details, please visit our website http://rochedalefete.com.au/

Sep 11th - Mountain Creek State School Fete

Mountain Creek State School Fete 2015: “The Ultimate Kids Party!! This year’s fete will be held on Friday September 11. The “Ultimate Kids Party” is going to be huge fun for the entire community! Food stalls, Market stalls, Carnival Rides, Christmas Gifts, Silent Auction, Raffles, Baby Animal Farm, Stage Program, Cafe Connect goodies, Sno Cones, Stage Program, and so much more! 3.00pm to 8.00pm - Lady Musgrave Drive, Mountain Creek. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 12th - Ascot State School Big Day Out

Support your local community and bring the whole family along to The Ascot Big Day Out. This event will bring together the schools 550+families along with local businesses, friends and neighbours to raise much needed funds for the school. Come along and enjoy rides, food carts, sideshow alley, pre loved markets, raffle prizes, auctions and so much side show fun you won’t want to go home. 11am to 9pm - Anthony St, Ascot.

For a full schedule of events, activities and entertainment; please visit our website www.ascotbigdayout.com.au.au

Sep 12th - St Matthew's Family Fun Festival

St Matthew's Family Fun Festival & Markets will be held on Saturday the 12th of September 2015. There will be carnival rides, over 40 market stalls, a variety of fabulous food from crepes to baked potatoes and wood-fire pizza plus live entertainment and more. Come and join this fantastic community event! 12pm to 7pm - 180 Bryants Rd, Cornubia.

For further details visit our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/StMatthewsFamilyFunFestivalMarkets

Sep 12th - Bonogin Valley Spring Fair

The Bonogin Valley Community Spring Fair brings the community together for a day out in the park. With arts and crafts, games, rides, food and free live entertainment - this is a great event to bring the picnic blanket and spend the day. Drawing over 2000 people - this fair is a day to mark in your calendar!! 10am to 3pm - Davenport Park, Bonogin Road East, Bonogin. For further details, please contact the Bonogin Valley Progress Association on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sep 12th - Jetty Fiesta

Redcliffe’s biggest street party! Redcliffe Parade will come alive with colour and chaos when the circus comes to town. This free street party will feature spectacular light displays, circus-inspired acts, beach performances, fire-twirling, neon lights and stage entertainment PLUS the biggest fireworks display ever seen in the Moreton Bay region exploding from the Redcliffe Jetty. You can wander through the twilight markets and food stalls or enjoy dinner at a local restaurant soaking up the electric atmosphere. 3pm to 9pm - Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe.

For further details, please visit our website.

Sep 12th - Bribie Island State School Community Carnival

The Bribie Island State School Community will be HUGE, and the biggest event held on Bribie Island for years!! We have Carnival Rides for all ages, Market Stalls, Entertainment, Performances, Displays and lots of yummy hot Food. For those with  sweet tooth, there's cakes, sweets,  Hawaiian Shaved Ice, yummy Dutch Poffertjes, Frappes, Coffee and more This is a day not to be missed, with heaps of fun for the entire family. 10am to 4pm - 31 – 63 First Ave, Bribie Island. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 12th - Buderim Mountain State School Spring Carnival

This year's Buderim Mountain Spring Carnival free for all to attend. This an an event filled with fun rides, interesting stalls, fantastic entertainment, great food, and time with friends. We’ve got home made cakes and sweets, plants and yummy carnival food to suit all tastes. Rides abound for both the big kids and littlies with Pre-paid ride passes available prior to the Spring Carnival at $30 which allows un-limited rides for 6 hours! Finish off a great family fun day with a bang at 7pm, with our fantastic firework finale. Gates open at 1.00pm - Main Rd, Buderim. For further details, please contact Buderim Mountain State School.

Sep 12th - Wilston State School Fete

Celebrate Spring at the Wilston State School Fete where the minions are working like crazy to make sure the bouncy castle, face painting, stalls, rides, country markets, dunk tank, silent auction, photo booth and entertainment are all ready for your enjoyment! Proudly sponsored by Belle Property, this fete celebrates its north Brisbane community. 11am to 5pm - Primrose St, The Grange. Follow our journey to the Wilston Fete on Facebook.

Sep 12th - Springfield Central State School Fete

Springfield Central State School's inugural fete will be held on September 12th and everyone is welcome to come along and join the festivities. There will be activities, a cent sale, amazing drink and food stalls, jumping castles and great rides. The event is for all families to attend and enjoy a great family day out with loads of entertainment. 10am to 3pm - 257 Grande Avenue, Springfield Central. For further details, please visit our website.

Sep 12th - Dakabin State School Spring Fete

Come one - come all, to the Dakabin State School Spring Fete on Saturday, September 12. This promises to be a great community event for all ages with rides, food, market stalls and entertainment for everyone to enjoy. 10am to 3pm - Sheaves Road, Kallangur. For further details, please contact Dakabin State School.

Sep 12th - Gilston State School Fair

Bring your family-bring your friends, to the Gilston State School Community Fair. Enjoy an array of delicious food and drinks, before tackling a multitude of rides and games. Take a walk by all the stalls including plants, jewellery, grass heads, crazy hair, face painting just to name a few. Tasty treats like home made cakes, sweets, fairy floss and so much more. Family entertainment on the stage will include live music, performers and dancers. Ending the day with a HUGE Cent Auction. 10am to 3pm - 588 Worongary Rd, Gilston. For further details, please contact Gilston State school.

Sep 12th - St Bernards Primary School Spring Fair

St Bernard's Catholic Primary School is hosting their annual Spring Fair on September 12. Throughout the morning and afternoon, all are welcome to come along and peruse a wide range of stalls, offering Lob-A-Choc, Tombola, Cakes, Sweets, Plants, Arts & Craft and Jewellery. There will also be interactive games and attractions in Side Show Alley, with plenty of prizes up for grabs, as well as a awesome Carnival rides for all ages including the Miami Trip, Super Slide, Tea Cups, Jumping Castle and more! Enjoy lunch on site with the family - choose from the BBQ and Hot Chips Stall or the variety of International Food stalls. 10.30am to 3.30pm - 1823 Logan Road, Upper Mt Gravatt. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 12th - Albany Hills State School Fete

This year's Albany Hills State School Fete promises to be a great day out for the whole family. Entertainment and activities include rides, animal farm, sideshow alley, live entertainment, disco, market stalls, food and drinks, a fireworks finale at 7.00pm plus lots more! 11pm to 7pm - Keong Rd. Albany Hills.

For further details, please visit our website albanyhillsfete.com.au

Sep 13th - McDowall State School Spring Fair

McDowall State School is celebrating their 40 year anniversary with a Spring Fair! We can’t wait to see you there. Enjoy a great range of rides, shop at our boutique craft market and have lots of fun at our community and school stalls.  You can also enjoy a meal at our coffee shop or BBQ, take home some delicious home made goodies and be entertained by our school bands and choir. It’s going to be a fantastic day and we hope to see you there. 11am to 3pm - 1018 Rode Rd, McDowall.

For further details, please visit our website.

Sep 13th - Yeronga Park C&K Kindergarten Spring Fete

Support your local community and head to Yeronga Park C&K Kindergarten for their Spring Fete. There will be lush plants and delicious cakes for sale. Pick up a book, CD or DVD. Enjoy rides, face painting, craft and other activities for kids. Come for a devonshire tea or cappuccino and stay for lunch. It will be a wonderful day for you and your little ones. 10am to 3pm -  15 School Rd, Yeronga. For further details, please visit our Facebook page.

Sep 13th - St Mark's Multicultural Fiesta

Come along and join us for a wonderful family fun day at the bi-annual St Mark's Multicultural Fiesta. There's lots of activities, entertainment food and excitement for all ages with a parade of traditional costumes, International Food and Home-Made Goods, Stalls galore, MEGA Fiesta Raffle, Carnival Rides, Games, Cakes, Sweets and so much more. 10am to 3pm - 92 Lilac Street, Inala. For further details, please contact St Marks Primary School.

Sep 13th - Redcliffe Remembers

Redcliffe Remembers will transform the Redcliffe Foreshore Precinct into historical hot-spots, celebrating and honouring the Peninsula’s iconic people and places, both past and present. Hights include a full program of Stage Entertainment, an amazing display of custom and classic cars, Billy Cart Races, buskers and roving performers, Children's Activities, plus Food and Market Stalls. 8am to 3pm - Redcliffe Pde - Redcliffe.

For further details, please visit our website.

Sep 18th - Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is a cultural party featuring floral parade, food, wine, entertainment and all things spring! So come along and entice your senses at their iconic Grand Central Floral Parade, Ergon Energy Flower, Food and Wine Festival, Heritage Bank Live Concert Series, Kids Day Out and much more. September 18 - 27 : various locations around Toowoomba.

For further details, please visit our website tcof.com.au

Sep 19th - Teapot Extravaganza

The Toowoomba Teapot Extravaganza features something for everyone, runing from September 19-26. There are over 500 teapots - decorative, functional, novelty and antique - on display together with other collections - tea towels, aprons and topical memorabilia. There are also displays of quilting, buttons, dolls, pottery and other items of interest. This year the theme is Anniversaries, as it is our 10th year. Devonshire teas and drinks are on sale and on weekends barbecue sausages are also available.. 9.30am to 4.00pm - cnr Anzac Avenue and Hill Street, Newtown - Toowoomba. For further details, please visit our Facebook page or contact Juanetta Krause on (07) 46877229.

Sep 26th - Sunsuper Riverfire

Sunsuper Riverfire, everyone's favourite pyrotechnic night, returns to mark the end of this year's Brisbane Festival. Our city skyline lights up in an explosion of colour on Saturday 26 September. Triple M’s live broadcast starts in the afternoon, along with the breath-taking aerial displays. Channel Nine’s exclusive coverage begins at 6.30pm. The fireworks extravaganza, set to a brand new soundtrack, is at 7pm.

For further details, please visist our website brisbanefestival.com.au/

Oct 9th - Oktoberfest Brisbane

Oktoberfest Brisbane is Australia’s largest German Festival. Experience Brisbane’s iconic German Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane - it’s perfect for an after-work meet-up, leisurely family Sunday, or a buzzing evening out with friends. Bringing together all lovers of German fun, food and culture over two weekends in October, Oktoberfest Brisbane – one of the Top 10 Oktoberfests around the world – transforms the heart of Brisbane into an authentic German town festival. 4pm to 12pm - Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills - Qld.

For further details, please visit our website www.oktoberfestbrisbane.com.au

Oct 10th - Children's Festival

This year's Children's Festival at Robelle Domain Park - Springfield Central, is a community event all about understanding and enhancing harmony across diverse communities, particular with our children. The day is going to be jammed packed with activities and fun for the whole family. There will be * Face Paining * Magic Show * Great International Food * Balloon Arts Show * Land Train * Free Water Park * Multicultural Entertainment * Martial Arts Demonstrations * Amusement Rides * Great Market Stalls * Fire Engine Display * Fireworks Spectacular at 8.00pm. Entry is free - 3.00pm to 8.00pm - Education City Drive, Springfield Central. For further details, please vist our website www.worldharmonysociety.org/

Oct 10th - Oktoberfest Brisbane

Oktoberfest Brisbane is Australia’s largest German Festival. Experience Brisbane’s iconic German Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane - it’s perfect for an after-work meet-up, leisurely family Sunday, or a buzzing evening out with friends. Bringing together all lovers of German fun, food and culture over two weekends in October, Oktoberfest Brisbane – one of the Top 10 Oktoberfests around the world – transforms the heart of Brisbane into an authentic German town festival. 12am to 12pm - Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills - Qld.

For further details, please visit our website www.oktoberfestbrisbane.com.au

Oct 11th - Oktoberfest Brisbane

SUNDAY IS FAMILY FUN DAY at Oktoberfest - Brisbane - Australia’s largest German Festival. Experience Brisbane’s iconic German Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane - it’s perfect for an after-work meet-up, leisurely family Sunday, or a buzzing evening out with friends. Bringing together all lovers of German fun, food and culture over two weekends in October, Oktoberfest Brisbane – one of the Top 10 Oktoberfests around the world – transforms the heart of Brisbane into an authentic German town festival. 12am to 8pm - Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills - Qld.

For further details, please visit our website www.oktoberfestbrisbane.com.au

Oct 11th - Coolnwynpin State School Koala Fair

Coolnwynpin State School is a small but vibrant primary school based in Capalaba Qld. The school will be celebrating our Fete (aka Koala Fair) on Sunday 11 October 2015 from 10am to 3pm. It will be a fun filled family event with rides, a full program of entertainment, games, children's activities, food vendors, market stalls, a bar, community stalls, Nova radio attendance and much more! Easiest entry from Callaghan Way, Capalaba.

Oct 16th - Darra Street Festival

Head out to Darra for a free, low cost event for all the family at the annual Darra Street Festival. Enjoy stage entertainment with local bands, international food, children's entertainment, market stalls, face painting and street entertainers. Festivities commence at 5pm - Railway Pde, Darra - we'd love to see you there! Please visit our Facebook page for further details.


Oct 16th - Oktoberfest Brisbane

Oktoberfest Brisbane is Australia’s largest German Festival. Experience Brisbane’s iconic German Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane - it’s perfect for an after-work meet-up, leisurely family Sunday, or a buzzing evening out with friends. Bringing together all lovers of German fun, food and culture over two weekends in October, Oktoberfest Brisbane – one of the Top 10 Oktoberfests around the world – transforms the heart of Brisbane into an authentic German town festival. 4pm to 12pm - Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills - Qld.

For further details, please visit our website www.oktoberfestbrisbane.com.au

Oct 17th - Oktoberfest Brisbane

Oktoberfest Brisbane is Australia’s largest German Festival. Experience Brisbane’s iconic German Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane - it’s perfect for an after-work meet-up, leisurely family Sunday, or a buzzing evening out with friends. Bringing together all lovers of German fun, food and culture over two weekends in October, Oktoberfest Brisbane – one of the Top 10 Oktoberfests around the world – transforms the heart of Brisbane into an authentic German town festival. 12am to 12pm - Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills - Qld.

For further details, please visit our website www.oktoberfestbrisbane.com.au

Oct 17th - Earnshaw State College Festival

The year's Earnshaw State College Festival promises to be a fabulous family fun day to delight all ages. We have a huge line up of amusement attractions with 10 massive rides. There's Show bags, food, raffles, sweets, stalls, plants, Wild Rangers and more. Radio station appearances from Nova and Family 96.5 fm, plus entertainment for all. Come along and win a BRAND NEW CAR at the Art Union! Fireworks complete the day at 7pm - cnr Earnshaw & Tufnell Roads, Banyo 4014.

For further details, please Find us on Facebook

Oct 17th - Marymount Spring Fete

All are invited to come along and enjoy a fantastic range of fun family activities and entertainment at the bi-annual Marymount Spring Fete. There will be a host of stalls offering pre-loved books, plants, crafts and homemade cakes. In addition to the stalls, there will be a range of interactive games and children's activities, family and thrill rides, performances, Fairy Floss, Snow Cones and the Beer Garden.  International Food Stalls will be situated on the grounds, so families can enjoy a leisurely lunch together. 11am to 5pm - Marymount College, Reedy Creek Rd, Burleigh Waters.

For further details, please visit our website marymountspringfete.com.au or our Facebook page.

Oct 18th - Coorparoo State School Carnival

There's something for everyone at this year's Coorparoo State School Carnival! Need a new car? Grab a $5 ticket in the Coorparoo Carnival's major raffle. First prize = Honda Jazz thanks to Southside Honda, Second prize = $2,000 worth of groceries from IGA Greenslopes. Winner will be drawn at Coorparoo Carnival. Fete opens at 11:00am with awesome rides, gourmet food & wine plus art auction, stalls & entertainment. Carnival closes with a bang! Fireworks display at 6:30pm. 327 Old Cleveland Rd, Coorparoo.

For further details, vist our website coorparoocarnival.com.au

Oct 18th - The Great Brisbane Duck Race

Head on out to Riverside Drive, West End for all the race day action and entertainment on Sunday 26th October for the annual Great Brisbane Duck Race. Waddle it be? Fun for the whole family, with live entertainment, a huge number of food stalls, rides for the kids, a licenced area for adults, and of course, the river races. 10am to 3pm - Riverside Drive, West End.

For further details, please visit our website.

Oct 18th - North Lakes State College Multicultural Carnival

All the Fun of the Fair! Bring the family along to this year's North Lakes State College Carnival for a fun-filled day out featuring great food, activities and entertainment for all ages. There's fabulous bargains to be found at the Market Stalls, mouth-watering Multicultural food, delicious Cakes and Sweets, a full program of on-stage Entertainment, Games, Performances, Displays and much more. Rides! Rides! Rides! We have an exciting range of amusement rides & attractions booked for this year. Stay for the spectacular Fireworks display at 7.30pm! Gates open at midday - Joyner Circuit, North Lakes.

For further details, please visit our website

Oct 18th - Nundah State School Spring Fair

The Nundah State School Spring Fair will celebrate the fact that the school is turning 150 years old. At the fair there will be historical displays, international food, face painting, performances, games through the ages, a cake stall plus so much more. The fair will be an opportunity for current and former students to celebrate. Don't miss the Alumni Fife band featuring, past and present students as well as side show alley. 10am to 3pm - Bage St, Nundah. For further details, please contact Nundah State School.

Oct 18th - Oktoberfest Brisbane

SUNDAY IS FAMILY FUN DAY at Oktoberfest - Brisbane is Australia’s largest German Festival. Experience Brisbane’s iconic German Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane - it’s perfect for an after-work meet-up, leisurely family Sunday, or a buzzing evening out with friends. Bringing together all lovers of German fun, food and culture over two weekends in October, Oktoberfest Brisbane – one of the Top 10 Oktoberfests around the world – transforms the heart of Brisbane into an authentic German town festival. 12am to 8pm - Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills - Qld.

For further details, please visit our website www.oktoberfestbrisbane.com.au

Oct 24th - Cannon Hill State School Centenary Fete

Cannon Hill State School turns 100 this year and we invite you to celebrate with us!  We will be holding our Centenary Fete On October 24, an event which will bring together past and present students for a day of fun for all ages. There's lots of entertainment, activities, stalls, games and rides planned for the Fete including the ever-popular Cake Stall, Photo Booth, Cob Oven Pizza, Toys, Coffee, Fairy Floss, Cent Auction, Tombola, Crazy Hair, Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Stall, BBQ, Cold Drinks, Sweets, amusement attractions for all ages and much more. Hope to see you there - 11.00pm to 4.00pm - 845 Wynnum Rd, Cannon Hill. Please visit our Facebook page for the latest Fete updates.

Oct 24th - Redeemer College Fair

Redeemer Fair is held annually on the last Saturday of October every year as the major fundraiser of the Redeemer Lutheran College Parents and Friends Association. Redeemer Fair has become a major event for the local community attracting an estimated 8,000 people each year. This year’s Fair will be held on Saturday 24 October 2015 at 1.00pm concluding with Fireworks at 7.00pm. Heaps of food, Live Entertainment, Games & Prizes, Adult Refreshments, Coffee Shop, Fireworks, Student Expo. Rochedale Rd, Rochedale. For further details, contact Redeemer College.

Oct 24th - Brisbane Christian College Bellissima Spring Fair

Plans for the ‘Bellissima Spring Fair’ are even bigger and better than last year, and our intention is to involve and encourage our local community through it. We will be celebrating our new Middle and Secondary School Campus and our 30th Anniversary with a fireworks display, just after 7pm on the evening. There will be so many attractions, you will not want to miss it! There will be a variety of stalls including food, coffee, show bags, cold drinks, merchandise, activities for kids, face painting and much more. It will be the perfect opportunity to get all your Christmas shopping done, without the hustle and bustle of shopping centres. The rides, animal encounters and stalls will all operate from 2pm to 7pm, then at 7pm we will gather on the oval (with our picnic blankets) to watch our celebratory fireworks display. 63 Fairlie Terrace, Salisbury. For further details, please contact Brisbane Christian CollegeBrisbane Christian College.

Oct 30th - Manly Harbour Village Halloween Street Party

Bring the family down to the annual Manly Harbour Village Halloween Street Party for a fun day loaded with lots of Halloween fun for all ages. Highlights include • Market stalls • Live entertainment • Movie in the park • Roaming performers • Night time amusements • Fireworks • Best dressed competition • Pumpkin carving competition. Come dressed in your favourite Halloween costume and become part of this spectacular event. 11am to 9pm - Manly Harbour Village, Cambridge Pde, MANLY.

For further details, please visit our website.

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