Events

Wednesday 31 August 2016
  • Art Exhibition - 'HOOKED ON BOOKS' by the Creative Artists' Books Group

    From: 09:00am Tuesday 02 August 2016
    To: 02:00pm Sunday 04 September 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Art Society, Culliford House
    Phone: 07 4632 5725
     

    It is now the third year running that the Creative Artists' Book Group have put together an exhibition for us to enjoy.  From journals to miniature books - we are always surprised.  The exhibition is open to the public Tuesday to Friday 9am to 12 noon -  Saturday & Sunday ... Read more »
     
  • Feather & Lawry Gallery

    From: 09:00am Thursday 11 August 2016
    To: 03:00pm Saturday 10 September 2016
    Location: Feather & Lawry Gallery
    Phone: 07 4638 8209
     

    A selection of figurative , abstract & landscape work by Febe Zylstra. Opening Friday 12th August 6pm - 8pm. Artist talk Sunday 14th August 10.30am - 11.30am. All welcome. Light refreshments provided. Gallery hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm. Sat & sun 11am - 3pm. ... Read more »
     
  • Heritage Bank’s 28th Photographic Awards

    From: 09:00am Tuesday 30 August 2016
    To: 05:00pm Thursday 29 September 2016
    Location: USQ Arts Gallery
    Phone: 07 4631 1111
     

    A striking collection of captured moments. Curated by Heritage BankExhibition opening: 5pm, Tuesday 30 August in the USQ Arts Gallery. Professional and amateur shutterbugs from across the nation ‘take a shot’ at sharing more than $8000 in prize money in Heritage Bank’s 28th Annual Photographic Award which culminates with an exhibition of ... Read more »
     
  • Paper circuit stories

    From: 09:30am Tuesday 28 June 2016
    To: 11:30am Wednesday 28 June 2017
    Location: Toowoomba Library Precinct
    Phone: (07) 4688 6670
     

    Create a story book or cartoon using basic electronic circuits to bring your story to life! Using LED lights, create blinking lights to bring your story to life. ... Read more »
     
  • A Room for Wild Animals

    From: 10:00am Sunday 20 March 2016
    To: 04:00pm Thursday 01 December 2016
    Location: Cobb+Co Museum
    Phone: 07 4659 4900
     

    See 20 taxidermy specimens from the Queensland Museum collection. Most of us are familiar with Australian mammals such as koalas and kangaroos, but have little appreciation for the sheer size and form of many overseas land mammals.In a first for Toowoomba, A Room for Wild Animals showcases 20 taxidermy specimens from ... Read more »
     
  • Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art

    From: 10:00am Saturday 30 July 2016
    To: 04:00pm Sunday 04 September 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 4688 6652
     

    The Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art recognise and promote excellence in senior visual art education throughout Queensland state and non-state schools. Now in its 26th year, the program has helped raise community awareness of the degree of sophistication in concepts, diversity of technical competence, and the high standard ... Read more »
     
  • Me, Myself and Anxiety | Local artist Shani White

    From: 10:00am Tuesday 30 August 2016
    To: 04:00pm Saturday 03 September 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: (07) 46886652
     

    The Beast - for as long as I can remember, I have lived with a Beast. A nervousness, fear, apprehension or persistent worry. I’ve allowed it to control my thoughts, my work, my relationships, my creativity and my health. Until recently, I didn’t know that my Beast was medically classified ... Read more »
     
  • Opportunity Art Disability Workshop 8 Weeks

    From: 10:00am Thursday 28 July 2016
    To: 02:00pm Thursday 15 September 2016
    Location: Clifton Dabblers Building
    Phone: 0408 378 290
     

    What: Opportunity Art- RADF Project – Allowing those with a disability to engage in art and learn new skills. The workshops will be focussing on visual art techniques and provide an opportunity to learn new things, experiment with art and meet new people. It will be lots of fun so be ... Read more »
     
  • This is my heritage

    From: 10:00am Monday 22 August 2016
    To: 04:00pm Wednesday 31 May 2017
    Location: Cobb and Co
    Phone: 07 4659 4900
     

    Discover the profound connection that objects have to family, country and culture throughthe personal memories and experiences of 12 of Queensland’s Indigenous artistsand educators. Through images and film, the exhibition revealsthe surprising connections and strong spiritual links that can be explored whenpeople engage with the collections from the Queensland Museum.  ... Read more »
     
  • Gifted Country by John Elliott

    From: 10:30am Wednesday 17 August 2016
    To: 03:30pm Sunday 11 September 2016
    Location: Crows Nest Regional Art Gallery
    Phone: 07 4698 1687
     

    The Crows Nest Regional Art Gallery warmly invites you to visit our new exhibition - Gifted Country: John Elliott’s portraits of people who make Australian music. This exhibition is comprised of a selection of iconic portraits of Australian music stars in black & white and colour photographs from the series Gifted ... Read more »
     
  • 2016 Queensland Beef Expo. (formerly Ag Show)

    From: 12:00pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    To: 04:00pm Saturday 03 September 2016
    Location: Toowoomba Showgrounds
    Phone: 1800 671 588
     

    Decades of experience and knowledge are behind the creation of a brand new event for Toowoomba, The 2016 Queensland Beef Expo, an event that will be staged at one of Queensland’s premier venues, the Toowoomba Showgrounds, which is the home base for the Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland. The event has ... Read more »
     
  • Baby Rhyme Time - Harlaxton State School

    From: 02:00pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    To: 02:30pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Location: Harlaxton State School
    Phone: 07 4688 6178
     

    A fun 30 minute session where  you and your baby can learn rhymes, action songs and finger plays to share together. Your baby will develop a love of song, rhyme and rhythm which is important for their language and early literacy development. Suitable for ages 0-2 years but all ages ... Read more »
     
  • World music with MZAZA

    From: 03:00pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    To: 05:00pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Location: USQ Artsworx
    Phone: 07 4631 1111
     

    Enjoy an amazing opportunity to learn world music with MZAZA. Three simultaneous workshops will be held over two exciting hours. Choose from: World Music songsBorn in France and of Spanish-Sephardic heritage, Pauline Maudy will facilitate an uplifting vocal workshop for beginners and experienced singers. Pauline will teach songs from around the world with ... Read more »
     
  • FREE beginner BMX 5-15yrs

    From: 05:00pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    To: 05:30pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Location: Captain Cook Reserve
    Phone: 0411 638 502
     

    Get together with friends and head down to the BMX Track at Captain Cook Reserve to have a go at BMX!   These free, beginner level sessions include getting comfortable with your bike and an introduction to the BMX track.  Basic bike skills for everyday riding are also covered, including braking, ... Read more »
     
  • MZAZA at Twilight

    From: 06:00pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    To: 07:30pm Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Location: USQ Arts Theatre
    Phone: 07 4631 1111
     

    MZAZA is one of the most unique bands coming out of Australia today. Hosted by the USQ Academic Services Division Led by acclaimed French-Sephardic vocalist Pauline Maudy, this award-winning group of cultural refugees from Bosnia, Latvia, Greece, Turkey, France, Sephardic Spain and Australia has been mesmerising audiences with powerful and inspired performances. ... Read more »
     
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