What's on this weekend in Gympie
FRIDAY night The Kooltones 60s show will swing you back to one of the coolest decades with The Beatles and The Rolling Stones favourites.
Saturday sees the Smokin' Crawdads take the stage – put on your boots and grab your hat, The Smokin' Crawdads can kick any crowd into party mode. You will hear gutbucket blues through to Memphis-soaked swamp rock. On Wednesday September, 15 Garry Hudson will entertain.
HEAD in for the Friday night pool comp at 7pm with $50 up for grabs for first prize and $30 for runners up.
THE Deported, formerly Austral Aliens, will appear on their way back to Brisbane from Cairns for a special show. Catch great covers and originals. On Saturday three-piece, comedic pop, rock, disco and polka all male band Three Legged Dog, one of the Sunny Coast's favourites, will make their debut at Billy's. Band members are all experienced and have toured internationally with some big names. And their aim is to get the girls up and dance!
GET ready to sing with StarTrax Karaoke every Thursday night from 8.45pm.
KICK off your Friday Arvo Session at the Royal with emerging blues, rock and reggae artist Josh Rawiri in Rosco's Sports Bar from 5pm. Then tomorrow night, Royal favourite Luella will rock the house from 8pm, also in Rosco's Sports Bar.
Country Life Kin Kin
FOR some classy tunes catch the Chemistry duo tonight with their rock ‘n roll favourites from 7pm to 11pm. On Sunday, new local duo, Jamie and Rachel, will sing the blues from 1pm to 5pm.
LOCAL country artist Graeme Jensen takes the spotlight on Sunday from 1pm to 5pm.
Silky Oak Tea Gardens
HAVE a Sunday session with local duo Sheridan from 12 to 4. Thursday's the Gardens have their weekly muso jam night from 7pm with a PA supplied; cut your own CD.
GYMPIE State High School Country Music School Of Excellence bands play on Sunday with a barbecue lunch starting 12.30.
START your weekend with after-work drinks in the Irish Bar today from 4pm. Entertainment starts at 7pm with Andrew Weller playing until late.
On Thursday put your poker face on for ALP Texas Hold ‘em. Registrations start at 6pm.
Tin Can Bay Country Club
BRISBANE show Wayne Nettle and Friends starts tonight at 7pm. Wayne will entertain with his own style of musical comedy and plenty of costumes.
Home and Life Expo
THE Gympie Times and Camp Quality Home and Life Expo kicks off on Saturday from 12pm to 6pm and returns on Sunday from 9am to 3pm at the Pavilion, Gympie Showgrounds. Pick up some great bargains and inspiring tips for around the home.