The Top 5 Things To Do This Easter Long Weekend

Your guide to the long weekend

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Stuck wondering how to spend your long weekend?


Well worry no more, because we've got the top 5 events happening across Fraser Coast this Easter...

1. 24th Australian Street Rod Federation Nationals


The ASRF Nationals is a bi-annual event throughout Australia, open to the public on Easter Saturday and Sunday. It's a can't-miss event, with aprox. 1000 cars on display for viewing, as well as trade stalls, merch, food vendors, and kids entertainment!

It's all happening the 20th - 21st April at Maryborough Showgrounds & Equestrian Park (Bruce Hwy). Find out more at

2. Food n Groove Fridays


Food n Groove Fridays are happening for the last time at City Park (166 Old Maryborough Rd) this Friday from 4-9pm.

Come and celebrate the Fraser Coast’s diversity and vibrant lifestyle through food and entertainment under the stars. Leave your worries at home and let someone else do the cooking. 

It's fun for the whole family with a kids' zone featuring activities including rides, face painting, workshops, balloon twisting, rock painting, and more!

3. Night Horse Ride and Dinner


This Saturday night, experience the award-winning late afternoon trail ride at Susan River Homestead Adventure Resort.

Enjoy delicious hot soup and garlic bread by a bonfire before returning to the Homestead by the light of the moon for a 2 course BBQ meal. 

The trail ride will run from 3-9pm. Find out more at

4. WetSide Light Show Spectacular


Head to WetSide Water Park this Saturday from 7-7:30pm for dinner and a show, with the WetSide Light Show Spectacular! 

BYO camper chair for extra comfort during this free family friendly event. Find out more at

5. You Are Here 2 Touring Exhibition 


Check out the incredible exhibition of sculptures, installations and photography by QLD artist Susan Lincoln at Hervey Bay Regional Gallery (166 Old Maryborough Rd) on March 22nd. 

Find out more at


Happy Easter Fraser Coast! Let us know your top ways to spend the long weekend in the Facebook comments. 

Ebony Reeves

15 April 2019

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