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Full list of bushfire alerts and evacuations
MORE than 80 fires continue to burn throughout the state after four towns were evacuated on Wednesday, along with a luxury resort and shopping centre. Noosa North Shore residents were forced to evacuate, along with those people living in Kilkivan near...

Scaled down youth supermax prison set to reduce costs by $73 million
The state government's decision to slash the size of a new high-security youth justice centre in Melbourne's west will bring costs down by $73 million, a parliamentary report says. Plans to shut down the troubled Parkville youth justice centre were shelved in...

Yuendumu shooting: NT police officer charged with murder over death of Kumanjayi Walker
A Northern Territory police officer has been charged with murder over last weekend's shooting of 19-year-old Indigenous man Kumanjayi Walker. Walker died after he was shot at Yuendumu, 300 kilometres from Alice Springs, on Saturday night when two...

Ready Set Dance

Annette Roselli Dance Academy

Ready Set Dance is the most popular preschool dance class in Australia and the class that the pre-schooler of today wants to do. The class is a one hour combo class that includes jazz, tap, hip hop, singing, music and a whole lot of fun. Ready Set Dance is the winner of the best national activity for pre-schoolers in the ‘What’s on 4 kids’ awards, 2018. Ready Set Dance is currently seen on Australia’s number 1 channel for preschool entertainment, Nick Jr.

The Annette Roselli Dance Academy will be introducing Ready Set Dance and Ready Set Ballet to the studio in 2020.

They will be offering 2 trial, free of charge, classes this year, at the following times:

Saturday 23 November 10.30 - 11.30am

Saturday 30 November 10.30 - 11.30am

To enrol for your free class, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Places will be limited.

Wynnum Jazz Festival

Wynnum Jazz Festival, Bandstand Park, 10.30am to 3pm Great music, food truck and day of free entertainment for all. Come and enjoy the Bay at its best. Free event, no booking, just bring a chair/blanket, picnic or buy something locally and have fun!

Wynnum Central Beach Volleyball

Season Open Saturday 29 June and runs to Sunday 11 August.
Competition Day - CHANGE OF DATE Now on Sunday 11 August.

120 tonnes of quality beach sand has been delivered and the courts are ready.
It is a 6 week free activity for the community.  Just drop in and have a go!
For all details and bookings go to - www.wynnumbeachvolleyball.com

On Sunday 11 August is competition day.  4 players, complete and have a fun day out with your family and friends.  Cost $45 for team of 4 or $24 for team of 2 which includes a T-shirt.

Active Parks

Active Parks - For more information call 3403 8888

Tuesday, 30 April | 10:30 – 11:30am Cox Park, Lota
Stretchband Pilates A beginner to immediate pilates based workout using a stretchband specially designed to improve posture, reduce stress and tone your body. This workout is suitable for adults of all ages.

Wednesday, 1 May | 8:30 – 9:30am Wynnum Wading Pool Park, Wynnum Tai Chi Qigong
This dynamic activity is invigorating, works with both your body and your mind and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. Tai Chi is becoming recognised as the world's most beneficial healthy system. Rejuvenate your body and learn to create a tranquil mind. Join any week - all welcome.

Wednesday, 1 May | 9:30 – 10:15am Wynnum Wading Pool Park, Wynnum CANCELED - Music and movement program

Thursday, 2 May | 9:30 – 10:30am George Clayton Park, Manly Zumba Gold® fitness Get active with great people at the Zumba Gold® workout for the young at heart! Ideal for anyone wanting a fun, simple and low impact fitness class, active older adults and low fitness participants. You'll be grooving to a wide range of zesty Latin, spicy Indian and other international rhythms! Wear exercise clothes and bring a water bottle. Don't forget your hat and sunscreen!

Sunday, 5 May | 7:30 – 8:30am Darling Point Park (road reserve) Yoga Come enjoy a sweet-tempered free yoga session by the beautiful Manly foreshore before enjoying the delights of the markets and cafe. All levels welcome!

Tuesday, 7 May | 10:30 – 11:30am Cox Park, Lota Stretchband Pilates A beginner to immediate pilates based workout using a stretchband specially designed to improve posture, reduce stress and tone your body. This workout is suitable for adults of all ages.

Tuesday, 7 May | 5 – 6pm Bayside Park, Manly Zumba® fitness Dance to great music and burn a ton of calories without even realising it. These classes provide a large calorie burn through aerobic activity done with interval training. The average person will burn around 600-1000 calories in a Zumba class.

Wednesday, 8 May | 8:30 – 9:30am Wynnum Wading Pool Park, Wynnum Tai Chi Qigong This dynamic activity is invigorating, works with both your body and your mind and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. Tai Chi is becoming recognised as the world's most beneficial healthy system. Rejuvenate your body and learn to create a tranquil mind. Join any week - all welcome.

Thursday, 9 May | 9:30 – 10:30am George Clayton Park, Manly Zumba Gold® fitness Get active with great people at the Zumba Gold® workout for the young at heart! Ideal for anyone wanting a fun, simple and low impact fitness class, active older adults and low fitness participants. You'll be grooving to a wide range of zesty Latin, spicy Indian and other international rhythms! Wear exercise clothes and bring a water bottle. Don't forget your hat and sunscreen

Sunday, 12 May | 7:30 – 8:30am Darling Point Park (road reserve) Yoga Come enjoy a sweet-tempered free yoga session by the beautiful Manly foreshore before enjoying the delights of the markets and cafe. All levels welcome!

Monday, 13 May | 9:30 – 10:15am Wynnum Wading Pool Park, Wynnum Music and movement program Come and enjoy the great outdoors with your little ones while you move and make music together. You will share a special time with other parents, while helping your little ones learn and grow through musical play and movement. Take home tips for how to keep grooving and creating musical moments at home provided. Meet near the whale feature by the playground.

 

Orchid Show

Eastern District Orchid Society – 53rd Autumn Show
30 and 31 March   Cost Adults $4 and under 14 free
Belmont Shooting Complex, 1485 Old Cleveland Rod, Belmont
Saturday 8.30am to 4pm
Sunday 8.30am to 3pm
Would like more information go to www.facebook.com/EasternDistrictsOrchids or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website : www.edos.org.au

Halloween Festival Street Party

Halloween Festival hosted by the Manly Harbour Village Chamber of Commerce.  This is a great event that brings 1000s from around Brisbane to enjoy one of the biggest Halloween events and biggest Bayside event.  From 11am rides, food stalls and entertainment starts in Little Bayside Park and then from dusk Cambridge Parade Manly comes alive with ghosts and goblins who parade down the street.  So put on your best spooky outfits and join in or just come along and watch from the side. 
Over 100 market stalls.  From Midday on-water displays, 12.30pm School band stage opens and main stage at 1pm.


7pm is the Best Dressed Competition winner announcements. 
9pm Fireworks.


Their will be a special Movie in the Park on for the younger goblins. 'CoCo' (PG)  This is about an aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer” (IMDb).

 

This festival is a great family friendly event ends with a bang of fireworks.

Orchid Show

Eastern District Orchid Society Spring Show

This year’s event venue has moved.  Venue is Belmont Shooting Complex, 1485 Old Cleveland Rd, Belmont.  8.30am to 4pm Saturday 15 September and 8.30am to 3pm Sunday 16 September

Admission is $4 children under 14yrs free.  Great displays with all the variety.

Beach Party

Barton's Beach Party to celebrate the Wynnum Beach Volleyball season is on Saturday 11 August from 6pm in the Wading Pool (which has been drained).   All funds go to the Natalie Cook Foundation.  For tickets and more information go to wynnumbeachvolleyball.com

Family Fun

Rotary Club of Wynnum and Manly invite everyone to come and enjoy a day out at Bandstand Park, Wynnum.  Sunday 20 May 10am to 2pm
The day is filled with free entertainment and activities for all the family.  The Club aims to provide a safe and family friendly environment for everyone and to help in the reduction of  domestic violence in the community.

On your own on Christmas Day?

reindeerChristmas Day Lunch

Will you be on your own on Christmas Day? If so you are invited to a Christmas Day lunch (including Christmas pudding).
This is an annual event, organised by Bayside Uniting Church, 420 Wondall Rd, Manly West, for the Bayside community. Doors open at 11.30 am for 12 noon lunch.

There is no charge, but any voluntary donations offered will be accepted.

RSVP by noon Monday 18 December, to Bayside Uniting Church office, phone 3890 2392, with your name, address and phone number and whether you require transport.