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12 May 2017

Credit: Warwick Picnic Races

Crows Nest Show

The Crows Nest Show will be in full swing tomorrow! 

With plenty of exhibitions, competitions, and other events to be seen throughout the day, including:

  • Stud Cattle section
  • Card & Scrapbooking
  • Junior fine arts
  • Photography submissions
  • Poultry exhibition
  • Ring scheduled events (horses and more)
  • Tiny tots and Lego displays



WHEN:  Saturday May 13th

TIME:   6:00 AM – 5:00 PM

WHERE:  Crows Nest Showgrounds

COST:  Adult $12, Child $4 (under 1 year FREE), Concession $9

A full show day schedule  for the 114th Crows Nest Show can be downloaded here:

Mother’s Day Lunch at The Woolshed

Escape to the country this Mother’s Day and enjoy a two course lunch at the Jondaryan Woolshed Café Restaurant, there’s even a complimentary glass of champagne for Mum on arrival!



WHEN:  Saturday May 13th

LOCATION:  The Woolshed at Jondaryan, 264 Jondaryan-Evanslea Road

CONTACT:  07 4692.2229




Toowoomba Orchid Society Autumn Show

Always a spectacular display – the Toowoomba Orchid Society Autumn Show is not to be missed.


WHEN:   Saturday May 13th

LOCATION:  St Paul's Lutheran Church Hall, James and Phillip Streets

TIME:  8:30 AM – 3:00 PM



Not only will there be orchids on show but there will also be sales tables where you can buy your own orchid/s or even buy an orchid for your mum for Mother’s Day.

Raffle tickets will be available as well.

For further details go to:

Warwick Picnic Races

The Ergon Energy Warwick Picnic Races are on this weekend!

Pre purchased ticket are $50 per person or on day $55 per person at gate.

Credit: Warwick Picnic Races Facebook

Nitro Circus: Regional Rampage Tour

Want to ramp up the pace this weekend?  Check this out!

Direct from sell out shows across the globe, the world's greatest action sports show, Travis Pastrana's Nitro Circus Live is back in Toowoomba, for the first time in 4 years.

Featuring 30 of the world's best extreme athletes in freestyle motocross, BMX and Skate, plus a host of ridiculous contraptions being launched 50ft into the air by the crazy Nitro daredevils. 

Expect to see the world's biggest and most dangerous stunts, in a fully choreographed, actions sports, theatrical spectacular! 

Don’t’ miss the biggest action and extreme sports tour on the planet!


WHEN:  Saturday May 13th

LOCATION:  Toowoomba Showgrounds, Toowoomba Showground, Glenvale

TIME:  1:00 PM – 8:00 PM


Mother’s Day Classic

Spend Mother's Day with mum while raising money and awareness for a great cause - The 2017 Toowoomba Mother's Day Classic, there’s no better way.

The classic raises money for breast cancer research project across Australia.

You can register online now, or on the day with registrations opening from 7:00 AM with the official welcome from 7.45 AM.

It's a fantastic family day with prizes and trophies for the best dressed and a whole lot of fun.

Credit: Mother's Day Classic Facebook

WHEN:  Sunday May 14th, 2017

WHERE:  Queen's Park, East Toowoomba

TIME:   7:00 AM

For all the details head to:

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