WHAT'S ON

'Tis the carolling season

Get festive: Children from The Kiddies Hut perform at last year's Black Head carols event, which is on again this Sunday. Photo: Scott Calvin.
Get festive: Children from The Kiddies Hut perform at last year's Black Head carols event, which is on again this Sunday. Photo: Scott Calvin.

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

All weekend

  • Art exhibitions at the Manning Regional Art Gallery, un:Seen, an exhibition by a group of fibre artists who use fibre as the allegory of the invisible hidden within; plus Meditations by James Pearson and Geoffry Laim, and Trevor Dickinson's 'Greetings from Taree'.

Friday

  • Tinonee Community Carols, 5pm to 9pm at Bob Collier Oval, Tinonee. Free entry.
  • Taree Presbyterian Church 'Carols in the Courtyard', starts 6.30pm.
  • Free Your Mind Friday, 10.30am to 12.30pm at Taree Library. Free.
  • Preschool Storytime, 10.30am to 11.30am, at Hallidays Point Library.
  • Preschool Storytime, 10.30am to 11.30am, at Stroud Library.
  • Stage Fright - Star Central Dance Academy concert at the Manning Entertainment Centre, Taree. Starts 7pm.

Saturday

  • Fundraiser for Bobin Public School P&C, 4pm to 7pm at Pacific Palms Recreation Club, Pacific Palms.
  • Three Brothers Produce Market, 8am to noon at Johns River Community Hall, Johns River.
  • Johns River Community Markets, 8am to 12.30pm at Johns River Community Hall, Johns River.
  • Wingham Community Markets, 8am to noon at Wingham Skate Park.
  • Gloucester Farmers Market, 8am to noon at Billabong Park, Gloucester.
  • Bulahdelah Carols in the Park, 5pm to 8.30pm at Wade Park, Bulahdelah.
  • Carols in the Park Coopernook, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, at Coopernook Park.
  • Taree parkrun, 8am, Endeavour Place Reserve, 1 Stevenson Street, Taree.
  • Forster parkrun, 8am, Bicentennial Walk in the Pebbly Beach Parkland, Cnr Head and Cross Streets, Forster.
  • Passport to Dance - Dance Elite 2019 concert, starts 2pm at the Manning Entertainment Centre, Taree.

Sunday

  • Hills and Country One Day Mountain Bike Tour, a group ride from Barrington Tops and Pole Blue to Gloucester, 59km in total. Meet at 7.30am. For more information email info@aussiebikeorhike.com.
  • Krambach Markets, 8.30am to 1pm at Krambach School of Arts Hall.
  • Great Lakes Museum Car Boot Sale, 9am to 1pm at Great Lakes Museum.
  • Manning Great Lakes Firefighters and Emergency Services Fundraiser, 10am to 5pm at John Wright Park, Tuncurry. Live music by Humpdaay and Jimmy Mac.
  • Black Head Carols in the Park, 4pm to 9pm at Wylie Breckenridge Park, Hallidays Point.