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 coming up soon!

St Thomas Anglican Debutante Ball:

Friday 11 May 2018. It's Ball Season once again! This is the 73rd anniversary of the Anglican Debutante Ball. Seven young ladies will make their debut this year. Music will be provided by the band Undecided.  07 5540 5050.

Looking for Lawson

Saturday 12 May, 2pm at the Zamia Theatre, Tamborine Mountain. Taryn Ryan, daughter of former Beaudesert vets John and Robyn Ryan, has come from Western Australia to star in "Looking for Lawson", a contemporary take on the works of Henry Lawson, with music written by John Thorn. It's happening at the Centre, Beaudesert,(7pm) and at the Zamia Theatre, Tamborine Mountain (2pm), next Saturday, 12 May.

Many Beaudesertites will remember Taryn from her performances 12 years ago with BAMS, notably in "Annie". Taryn has since studied drama and singing at the WAPA in WA, and will soon be travelling overseas for more career opportunities. So, this may be your last chance to see this talented young woman perform.

For bookings, contact the Centre, Beaudesert or www.lookingforlawson.com.

Looking for Lawson

Saturday 12 May, 7pm at the Centre, Brisbane St, Beaudesert. Taryn Ryan, daughter of former Beaudesert vets John and Robyn Ryan, has come from Western Australia to star in "Looking for Lawson", a contemporary take on the works of Henry Lawson, with music written by John Thorn. It's happening at the Centre, Beaudesert,(7pm) and at the Zamia Theatre, Tamborine Mountain (2pm), next Saturday, 12 May.

Many Beaudesertites will remember Taryn from her performances 12 years ago with BAMS, notably in "Annie". Taryn has since studied drama and singing at the WAPA in WA, and will soon be travelling overseas for more career opportunities. So, this may be your last chance to see this talented young woman perform.

For bookings, contact the Centre, Beaudesert or www.lookingforlawson.com.

Open Studios - Boonah weekend

Saturday 12 May-Sunday 13 May at various venues around Boonah. Featured artists are Felicity Smith - painting, drawing and sculpture, Catherine Anderson - sculpture and jewellery, Rachael Brook - painting, drawing, sculpture and ceramics, the BASi INC. arts collective, the Pinkle and CO arts collective, the Verge collective, Sally Hart - painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, textiles and Sue Russ - leadlighting. For more information, visit http://www.liveatthecentre.com.au/Open-Studios-pg20594.html, where you can download the booklet.

Invasive Weeds Workshop

Saturday 12 May 2018, 7.30-12 noon, at the Centre, Beaudesert. Phone 5540 5111 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Join the fight again invasive weeds at this free workshop in Beaudesert.
Phone 5540 5111 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

International Volunteers' Day

Monday 14 May 2018, at 10am, at the Centre, Brisbane St, Beaudesert. This is a free morning tea for all volunteers in the Scenic Rim.

Biggest Morning Tea

Thursday 17 May 2018, 9.30am-noon, at 61 Round Mountain Road, Laravale. This is a fundraiser for cancer research, organised under the umbrelle of the Cancer Council. There will be raffles, a lucky door prize and a trvia quiz. Please bring a plate. Entrance fee is $5.

Open Studios - Beaudesert weekend

Saturday 19 May-Sunday 20 May, at various venues in the Beaudesert area. Featured artists will be our Lyrebird gallery arts collective, Exposure Unlimited - photography, Nicole Crosswell and GC's Musik and the Beaudesert Museum arts collective. For more information, visit http://www.liveatthecentre.com.au/Open-Studios-pg20594.html, where you can download the booklet.

Scenic Rim On Location Arts Workshops

Saturday 26 May 2018-Sunday 27 May 2018, 10am-4pm at various venues in the Scenic Rim. Full-day fine art and craft workshops will be held by noted Scenic Rim artists, from Beechmont to Mt Alford. Featured artists will be Wendi Trulson - natural dyeing, Kim Brolga Williams - weaving culture, Felicity Smith - painting, Sally Hart - paper cuts and printmaking, and Korean potter Kyonghee Kim. Workshop fee is $60 with a small materials fee. Bookings by Friday 18 May essential. Book online - www. liveatthecentre.com, at the box office or on 5540 5050

Open Studios Canungra weekend

Saturday 2 June 2018-Sunday 3 June 2018, at various venues in the Canungra area. Featured artists are Kelly Lindsay - painting, drawing and printmaking and Dave Groom - painting and drawing. For more information, visit http://www.liveatthecentre.com.au/Open-Studios-pg20594.html, where you can download the booklet.

Queensland Day Celebration

Saturday 10 June 2018, 10am-2pm at Jubilee Park, Beaudesert. This is a free family event with music, pony rides, bush buddies, jumping castle, games, stalls and much more.

Jimboomba Quota Art Show 2018

Friday 15 June-Sunday 17 June 2018, at the Jimboomba Hall, cnr Honora and Johanna Sts, Jimboomba. Entries close on 1 June 2018. This Art Show and Craft Display has been organised by Quota Jimboomba. Opening night is Friday 15 June at 7pm. Tickets at the door or in advance - $20 adult (includes complimentary glass of champagne) or $10 children. The venue is licensed. For enquiries phone Julie on 0408 434 018 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Opening times are Sat 16 June - 9am-2pm; Sunday 17 June - 9am-12.30pm; entry $3.

Cologne Chamber Philharmonia

Sunday 17 June 2018, 2pm at St Mary's Church, Beaudesert. Featuring the music of Vivaldi, J. S. Bach, Tchaikovsky and Paganini. Tickets are available at the Desert Oasis, Beaudesert Fair (5541 0142), St Mary's Parish Office, Beaudesert (5541 1068) or at the door one hour before the concert (cash sales only).

Glad's Girls Concert

Sunday 5 August 2018, 9.30am at the Centre, Beaudesert. This is a fund-raiser for cystic fibrosis. There will be songs, jokes, raffle and lucky door prizes. All welcome! $10 entry. Cost is $10. Contact Lyn on 5541 0532.

Wheelchair racing with Adam Sheppard

Tuesday 4 September 2018, 10am at 100 Brisbane St, Beaudesert. International athlete Adam Sheppard is appearing in Beausedrt, presenting The Deadly Sport of Wheel Chair Racing. A sausage sizzle is included. Cost is $3. Contact 5541 2520 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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.