Weekend planner | April 19 to 22, 2019

Books and more: Members of Taree North Rotary Club Bob Coleman and Jan Swift during last year's Monster Easter Book Fair. It's on again this Friday to Sunday at Taree Showground.
Books and more: Members of Taree North Rotary Club Bob Coleman and Jan Swift during last year's Monster Easter Book Fair. It's on again this Friday to Sunday at Taree Showground.

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

All weekend

  • Easter Powerboat Spectacular, Good Friday to Easter Sunday, with great viewing along the foreshore of Taree from Fotheringham Park to Endeavour Place.
  • Monster Easter Book Fair at Taree Showground, organised by Taree North Rotary Club, Good Friday 9am to 4pm, Saturday 8am to 4pm and Sunday 9am to 1pm.
  • Great Lakes Open Art Exhibition, Lake Street Gallery, Forster. Exhibition, open 10am to 4pm daily until April 28.
  • 'Gone Painting' Art Exhibition, a retrospective exhibition of Jean Spokes art, at Gloucester Gallery. Open all weekend from 10am to 4pm Friday and Saturday, 10am to 1pm Sunday and 10am to noon on Monday.
  • Aussie Night Markets, 4pm to 10pm both Saturday and Sunday at the Great Lakes Aquatic Centre - YMCA.
  • Living Art Space, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 153 Jacks Road, Gloucester, 10am-3pm. Daily demonstrations by local artisans. For demonstration times phone 6558 2709.
  • Tea Gardens Public School 2019 Easter Art and Craft Expo, at Tea Gardens Public School. Friday and Saturday 9am to 4pm, Sunday 11am to 4pm and Monday 9am to 1pm.

Good Friday

  • Children's School Holiday Workshop, School of Arts Workroom (above Gloucester Gallery), 10am to noon, or 1pm to 3pm. Make your own coloured and patterned edible Easter eggs and a Hakazome pressed leaf and flower card to take home. Book at Uptown Country or phone 6558 2199. Cost $12 per session or $20 whole day (older children only).
  • Tucker Patch Farmgate Stall, 9am to 11am at Tucker Patch, Gloucester.
  • Rudi's Farmers Market, 8am to 2pm, corner of Bushland and Kanangra Drives, Taree.

Easter Saturday

  • The Hub Market, 8am to noon at Taree Showground.
  • Forster Farmers Market, 8am to noon, Forster Visitor Information Centre.
  • Gloucester Community Market 8.30am to 2pm at Billabong Park.
  • Tea Gardens Village Markets, 8am to noon, Myall Quays Shopping Centre.
  • Coomba Country Fair, 10am to 2pm at Coomba Park Foreshore Reserve.
  • Celtic Illusion, from 8pm at the Manning Entertainment Centre.

Easter Sunday

  • Rock to Rock 1.5km ocean swim (plus 600m Mini Rock event), all day, Pacific Palms Surf Life Saving Club, Elizabeth Beach.
  • Krambach Markets, 8.30am to 1pm, at the Krambach School of Arts Hall.
  • Car boot sale, 9am to 1pm at Great Lakes Museum, Tuncurry.

Easter Monday

  • Harrington Markets, 8am to 2pm at John Oxley Reserve, Beach Street, Harrington.
  • Barrington Community Markets, 8.30am to noon, at Barrington Community Hall.

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