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Lennon Bros Circus:

Come one, come all – we ALL love the circus!


WHEN:  Friday November 3rd – Sunday November 5th

WHERE:  Toowoomba Showgrounds, Lot 1, Glenvale Road, Toowoomba


This is Australia's greatest animal circus.  Watch the performing lions, monkeys, camels, miniature donkeys, dogs, clowns, the Daring Wheel of Death, Flying Trapeze all this and more in a thrilling 2-hour show.




Bookings highly recommended. Book now at circus box office Wed to Sun 10am - 4pm or buy tickets 1 hour before each show or phone 0408 536 666 or online

Show times: Wed 25th -6pm, Thurs 26th -6pm, Fri 27th -6pm, Sat 28th 2pm & 6pm, Sun 29th 10am & 2pm, Wed 1st -6pm, Thurs 2nd -6pm, Fri 3rd -6pm, Sat 4th -2pm & 6pm, Sun 5th - 10am only.

Ticket prices: 1st row ringside -$35(child) $45 (adult); 2nd row ringside- $30 (child) $40 (adult); Elevated chairs - $25 (child) $35 (adult). Children 2 years and under are FREE if on lap.


27th Annual Christmas in the Country:

You will have a great night out at the Annual Christmas in the Country event this weekend!


WHEN:  Friday November 3rd – Saturday November 4th

WHERE:  Gatton Shire Hall, North Street, Gatton


Ticket Details:

  • Limited Pre-paid tickets. Adults $20, Children U 12 yrs $8. Group discount 5 for $75
  • Drinks and nibble will be provided
  • Fri 3rd Nov 9am - 7pm. Sat 4th Nov 9am - 4pm
  • Tickets also available at the door


Regional Movie Night – Crows Nest:

Free movie night in Crows Nest!


WHEN:  Friday November 3rd

WHERE:  Centenary Park, Charlotte St, Crows Nest

TIME:  7PM – 9PM

Tonight’s movie is the famous ‘Red Dog’.

Food and drinks are available for purchase and don’t forget to take a camp chair or picnic rug – and tissues!



Jacaranda Day Festival:

Located 35 kilometres from the Toowoomba CBD, the historic township of Goombungee is hosting the 24th Annual Jacaranda Day Festival.


WHEN:  Saturday November 4th

WHERE:  Goombungee War Memorial, Mocatta Street, Goombungee


With a program of free entertainment, food, farm animal petting zoo, face painting and Cleo the Clown and over 15 market stalls offering homemade goods and plants there's so much to see and do. 


You can also enjoy free guided walking tours (9am, 10am and 1.15pm) of the township and entry to the extensive exhibits in the Museum.

The jacarandas will be putting on a spectacular show of colour and the trees in the main street (Mocatta Street) will be "dressed" to a movie theme this year.




Goombungee Rodeo:


WHEN:  Saturday November 4th

WHERE:  Goombungee Showgrounds, Goombungee


Goombungee Annual Points Rodeo featuring:
Open Bull Ride
Bare Back Bronc Ride
Steer Wrestling
Breakaway Roping
Saddle Bronc Ride
Rope & Tie
Ladies Barrel Race
Novice Bull Ride
Team Roping
Poddy Ride
Junior Bull Ride
Junior Breakaway Roping
Junior Barrel Race

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