Look out for these regular events in the Scenic Rim:

Rathdowney Campdraft - April

Cultural Trails of the Scenic Rim - May

Boonah Show - May

Beaudesert Cup - June

Eat Local Week - June-July

Woodhill Billycart Derby - late July

Aratula Winter Harvest Festival - early July

Jazz at Bigriggen - mid-July

Shepherd's Walk - July

Canungra Show - late August

Beaudesert Show - early September

Tamborine Show - late September

Springtime on the Mountain (Tamborine) - late September


And check below or look at our calendar on the home page for what's coming up soon!


And here's what's on soon:

OCEANIA - our place in the Pacific Exhibition

Friday 14 September 2018 to Wednesday 12 December 2018, at the Centre, Brisbane St, Beaudesert. Gallery hours: Tues-Fri 10am-4pm; Sat 10am-2pm. Closed public holidays. Features 'Ad Wer: Story of the Stars from eastern Torres Strait' linocut prints by Tommy Pau based on the constellations and the science...

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Bus Trip

Thursday 13 September 2018. Bookings close tomorrow for Bus Trip to Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers on Monday 24th September. Book today.

Tamborine Scarecrow Festival

Friday 14 September 2018 to 16 September 2018. Visit Tamborine Mountain to see 100's of scarecrows along a 17km trail and enjoy the Scarecrow Festival.

Spring Fashion Parade & High Tea

Saturday 15 September 2018. Fashions by Dolly's boutique, High Tea by Zonta. Lucky door prize and Multi-draw raffle. $30 includes first glass of bubbly or punch.

Beaudesert Swap Meet

Saturday 15-Sunday 16 September 2018,starting at 6am at the Beaudesert Showgrounds, Albert St, Beaudesert. Scenic Rim Motor Sports Association is proud to be hosting The Original Beaudesert Swap Meet, 15-16 September, as always at the Beaudesert Showgrounds. This year is different as it is the 40th consecutive running of the Beaudesert Swap Meet. In honour of this momentous occasion, we will be hosting a two day swap meet extravaganza including the Super Sunday Show & Shine. Keep watch on the website and our Facebook sites for more information. Camping and early setup from 12pm Friday; traders' entry from 4am Saturday and Sunday. See www.scenicrimmotorsports.com.au.

Darlington Market

Sunday 16 September 2018, 9am-2pm at Darlington State School, 2744 Kerry Road, Darlington. Enjoy local produce and wares from our market stalls, awesome food, free kids' entertainment, cheese and wine tastings, petting zoo and sideshow alley! For more information and stall enquiries, contact Tess Herter on 0406 050 920 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Friday Flicks at the Boonah Cultural Centre

Saturday 21 September 2018. THE GUERNSEY LITERARY & POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY (M) The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a beautiful story of love, friendship and the sadness of friends lost. See the Scenic Rim Regional Council Centre website for details.

Peak Crossing Springtime Dance

Saturday 21 September 2018. $10 Admission includes supper, lucky door, lucky spot & monte carlo. A good variety of dances - old time and new vogue. Dance to the music of Coachman. Ph 54672314 www.peakcrosssinghall.com

Buy a Bale

Sunday 22 September 2018, 9am-1pm at the Boonah Country Markets, Springleigh Park, Cnr Hoya Road and Coronation Streets. This is a fundraiser where all the proceeds for the day go to the Rural Aid buy a bale campaign. Enjoy live music with Terry and a jumping castle for the kids.

Girls Got Heart

Sunday 22 September 2018-Monday 23 September 2018, at Kalbar, Boonah and Beaudesert. Girls Got Heart's mission is to raise money and awareness to support specialist health services getting to our rural counterparts in outback Queensland. The girls are coming to our community. Purga Community...

Mt Alford Artisan Market

Saturday 29 September 2018, at Mt Alford, near Boonah. The Mt Alford Artisan markets are held seasonally four times a year featuring stalls that recycle, reuse, are handmade, organic, local and have low food miles. Stalls include homemade ice cream, artisan bread, jewellery, plants, books, ceramics, original artworks, vintage clothes, homemade vegetarian food and organic produce.

Alex Gibbon Rugby Clinic.

Thursday 4 October 2018, 10am at Beaudesert Hub, 100 Brisbane St, Beaudesert. An all abilities rugby clinic with Australia Rugby 7s legend, Alex Gibbon. Includes BBQ lunch. Cost is $3.

Arty Pharty Party

Saturday 6 October 2018, 7am-12 at Westerman Park, Beaudesert.

At this special Beaudesert Marketfest, there will be demonstrations by Lyrebird Gallery artists on knitting, weaving, spinning, felting, pottery, painting, quilting and jewellery. All items will be for sale. Also, poets from the Bush Bards will entertain us with their poetry! Come along and do some early Christmas shopping while enjoying the entertainment.

Limerick writing competition

Friday 7 September 2018-Saturday 6 October 2018. In the weeks leading up to the October Market Fest, Beaudesert, we are calling for entries in the limerick writing competition being judged by popular choice on 6th October. A limerick is a humorous poem consisting of five lines. The first, second, and fifth lines must have seven to ten syllables while rhyming and having the same verbal rhythm. The third and fourth lines only have to have five to seven syllables, and have to rhyme with each other and have the same rhythm. Entires can be left at the Information Centre or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Phone Pam on 0755412662 for more information.