What's on in Gympie this weekend

CELEBRATION: The Goomeri Pumpkin Festival is our pick of events this weekend. Rachel and Wendy Chanoff at last year's Goomeri Pumpkin Festival.

What's on in Gympie this weekend

Rooftop cocktails and canapes in Gympie

Jamie Cook, of the Gympie Bone Museum Project, holding fully cleaned young male and female sheep heads.

Ticket selling fast for rooftop cocktails and canapes

Brass, strings and chords a simply classical mix

TALENTED: Violinist Chloe Shieh has recently taken up the cello and will play both at Sunday's Simply Classical concert.

Simply Classical concert features brass quintet

From little things, big fun grows at Theebine

FUN FOR ALL: Theebine State School students with prizes up for grabs at their June 3 trivia night (Back from left) P&C secretary Malinda Masters, president Ashleigh Jensen and (kneeling) Mackenzie Casey, (middle row) Kiaya Daniels, Beau Daniels, Arafin Koch, Oscar Koch, Tayleelah Bristow, Indy Paulsen, (front row) Richard Dean, Rhianna Casey, Indi Crossley, Liam Spies, Zack Walters, Ruby Casey and Sophia Bristow. In front with trophy plaque Eric McIntosh.

Theebine State School trivia night fun

Hats on to beating cancer at Widgee

COME ONE, COME ALL: Lynlie Cross places another sign at Widgee, letting everyone know its time for Widgee Craft Group's annual Australia's Biggest Morning Tea.

Widgee Craft Group ready for big cancer morning tea

What to expect at Birds of Tokyo's Ipswich gig

The band will perform at the Racehorse Hotel on Friday.

BAND member Glen Sarangapany talks music, pub grub and doing shoeys

Sacred Concert

Sacred concert by Gympie Choral Group at St. Peter's Anglican Church on Sunday, 11th June at 2 pm. Afternoon tea provided after concert. Admission by donation

Cuppa & Cuddles at Camelot

Get up close with the Camelot Dairies Camels
Take some photos & talk to the farmers
Enjoy a morning tea & sample the produce

Get up close with the Camelot Dairies Camels Take some photos & talk to the...

Classics at Cooran

The Davonski Concert Orchestra presents an entertaining program of well know classics from  Mozart to Leonard Cohen.  (Afternoon Tea included)

The Davonski Concert Orchestra presents an entertaining program of well know...

Prince and Princess Race - King of the Mountain

Aimed at children aged 9-13, Registrations are now open for the Prince and Princess Race as part of the King of the Mountain Festival 2017.

Aimed at children aged 9-13, Registrations are now open for the Prince and Princess...

Poker Run

Motorcycle enthusiasts to support local charities in annual Poker Run while enjoying a scenic ride through the beautiful Noosa Hinterland.

Motorcycle enthusiasts to support local charities in annual Poker Run while...

Eumundi Drive-in: Footloose + Saturday Night Fever

Starry Nights Outdoor Movies presents FOOTLOOSE and SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in a double-feature screening at the Eumundi Drive-in on Saturday 27 May

Starry Nights Outdoor Movies presents FOOTLOOSE and SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in a...

Eumundi Drive-in: Footloose + Saturday Night Fever

Starry Nights Outdoor Movies presents FOOTLOOSE and SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in a double-feature screening at the Eumundi Drive-in on Saturday 27 May

Starry Nights Outdoor Movies presents FOOTLOOSE and SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in a...

Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

Making the most of rock pools on the Sunshine Coast.

All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

Guiding gala day in Gympie

BIRTHDAY WISHES: Gympie Girl Guides leader Leonora Cox with the 90th birthday cake.

Gympie girl guides celebrate their 90th birthday in style.

10 common snakes and how to identify them

Sunshine Coast Snake Catcher Richie Gilbert holding up a coastal carpet python retrieved from a home at Lake McDonald

Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

Rattler RV park plan to boost Valley and CBD

Proposed upgrade for Old Gympie Railway station to 'boost tourism' from there to the CBD

How Rainbow Beach is making itself No 1

THE RISE AND RISE: Mark Beech from Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort and Heatley Gilmore from Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments announce Rainbow Beach's publication for New Zealand, called Visit Rainbow Beach.

The rise and rise of Rainbow Beach

Millions stripped from Tourism Australia in federal budget

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Tourism Australia has had $14m stripped from its budget

Post-Cyclone Debbie visitors hit with fines by council

Some of the damage in the aftermath of Cyclone Debbie.

Fines handed out in 'dawn raid' by local council

The Gympie region growing as a food destination

GROWING: Destination Gympie Region tourism development manager Andrew Saunders says Gympie is growing as a food destination.

Gympie growing as a food destination

Huge boost for investor's bid for international Coast airport

WATER LOGGED: Flooding at the Rockhampton Airport has spurred developer Yoshitaro Iwasaki's push for a Yeppoon airport. Pictured is Dennis Shillington from Caves Rural Fire Brigade hosing down the runway at the Rockhampton airport after the recent flood.

THREE possible locations for CQ's international airport revealed.

Flashing your bum is now a tourist trend, apparently

I first saw "cheeky exploits" on a trip to the northern lights