Kandanga School
Kandanga School

WHAT'S ON: The Kandanga State School Centenary celebrations

What's on

THE Kandanga State School Centenary celebrations start Friday evening with an exhibition at the Kandanga Country Club (formally the bowls club) entitled Kandanga's School Children Over 100 Years.

The exhibition and will feature printed canvasses of photographs of former pupils and will open with a meet and greet at 5.30pm and a two-course dinner to follow.

 

SATURDAY:

9.30am: Gates open

10am: Sack races

10.30am: Three-leg races

10.30am: Photo sessions for 1915 - 1935 pupils

11am: Official opening ceremony, by Mayor Mick Curran

11am: Photo sessions for 1936 - 1945 pupils

11.30am: Voices of Kandanga launch

11.30am: Photo sessions for 1946 - 1955 pupils

11.45am: Auction of Centenary Book first issues

Noon: Fashion parade

Noon: Photo sessions for 1956 - 1965 pupils

12.30pm: Photo sessions for 1956 - 1975 pupils

1pm: Maypole fun

1pm: Photo sessions for 1976 - 1985 pupils

1.30pm: Egg and spoon races

1.30pm: Photo sessions for 1986 - 1995 pupils

2pm: Gumboot toss

2pm: Photo sessions for 1996 - 2005 pupils

2.30pm: Cowpat lottery announcement

2.30pm: Photo sessions for 2006 - 2015 pupils

3pm: Tug of war

7pm: The Centenary Dinner and Dance of the Decades

The dance features a meal designed by celebrity chef, Mat Golinski and entertainment by Chardonnay Sippers Jazz Band.

SUNDAY:

The celebrations continue with another half day of events.

7.30am: Multi-denominational prayer breakfast at the Kandanga Hall.

10am: Kandanga Cemetery guided walk.

11am: Save the Mary Museum & Education Centre visit.

Noon: A leisurely lunch at the Kandanga Hotel.

Gympie Times


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