Weekend events across the Manning, Great Lakes and Gloucester | October 12-14, 2018

On show: Head to Manning Regional Art Gallery for exhibitions by Manning artists Yvette and Peter Hugill and Jane Hosking. Pictured is Jenny Hooper at the official opening. Photo: Julie Slavin.
On show: Head to Manning Regional Art Gallery for exhibitions by Manning artists Yvette and Peter Hugill and Jane Hosking. Pictured is Jenny Hooper at the official opening. Photo: Julie Slavin.

What’s on in the Manning, Great Lakes and Gloucester

All weekend

  • Great Lakes Art Society Members' Exhibition, 10am to 4pm daily at Lake Street Gallery, Forster. Closes Sunday.
  • Art exhibitions Cohesive and Terror Australis at the Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree, featuring the work of Peter and Yvette Hugill and Jane Hosking. Gallery hours Wednesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sunday 1pm to 4pm.
  • Creating Positive Change - Chatham High School art exhibition by year 7 CHACE students at Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree.
  • Warren Goodrich exhibition at Gloucester Gallery, Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sunday 10am to 1pm. 
  • Free movie for kids, 2pm at Taree Library, The Jungle Bunch, rated PG. Booking essential. Parents must supervise children five years and under.
  • Dig Gloucester Garden Expo, Saturday at Billabong Park and other locations from 8am to 3pm and Sunday at various locations from 10am to 2pm.

Friday 

  • Myall River Festival, 10am to 8:30pm at Myall River, Tea Gardens, includes the Lazy Paddles Dash for Cash at Anzac Park.
  • Less is More! Declutter Workshop, 11am to 1pm at Gloucester Library, Denison Street. Bookings essential.
  • Rudi's Market, 8am to 2pm, corner Bushland and Kanangra Drives, Taree.

Saturday

  • NSW SES Taree City Unit open day from 10am to 3pm at the Muldoon Street, Taree, headquarters.
  • Taree parkrun, 8am from Endeavour Place, Taree.
  • Wingham Community Markets, 8am to noon at Wingham Skate Park in Dennes Street.
  • Gloucester Farmers Market, 8am to noon, at Billabong Park, Denison Street, Gloucester.
  • Johns River Community Markets, 8am to 12.30pm, at Johns River Community Hall, Johns River.
  • Three Brothers Farm Produce market, 8am to noon at Johns River Community Hall.
  • Lauren Chater author of The Lace Weaver visit to Forster Library, 2pm to 4pm. Bookings essential.
  • Dig Gloucester book launch of Our Backyard—A Guide to Edible and Medicinal Plants on the Mid North Coast by Judi Hodges, 1.30pm at the Tucker Patch Community Stall. 
  • Pro-Am Boxing, 6pm at Club Forster.

Sunday

  • Forster Town Markets, 8am to 2pm at Town Park, Forster,
  • Burrell Creek Markets, 9am to 12.30pm at Burrell Creek Hall, The Bucketts Way, Burrell Creek.
  • JDRF walk for type 1 diabetes, meet 9.30am at Endeavour Place carpark, Taree, for 10am start.
  • Life Drawing Studio, 1.30pm to 3.30pm at Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree.