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Yeppoon, Queensland

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Events

  • Exhibitions and Shows (2)
    1. The Bill Gannon Leichhardt Trail Art Exhibition In 2012 to 2013 artist Bill Gannon followed Ludwig Leichhardt's 1844 to 1845 trail from South East Queensland, north to the Mitchell River at the base of Cape York, and then across to the Northern Territory to the top of the Top End at the Coburg Peninsula.
    2. Yeppoon Show One the most successful small shows in Central Queensland , the Yeppoon Annual Show is held over two days on the second weekend in June coinciding with the Queens Birthday long weekend. The Yeppoon show is two days of fun filled action! With a variety of competitions, displays and the excitement of sideshow alley. The show attracts a wide range of displays and ground exhibits featuring machinery, irrigation equipment, private and commercial vehicles, marine displays, commercial and retail supplies and products, jewellery and fancy goods, clothing and edible products.
  • Festivals and Celebrations (5)
    1. Colour Run for RACQ CHRS The Colour Run is a part of a three day extravaganza involving golf, a cocktail party, a high tea and a black tie ball. The Family Fun Run on Sunday will be along Farnborough Beach in front of the Mercure Capricorn Resort Yeppoon. Everyone from all ages are invited to participate in what will be an extremely fun and exciting event. Keep an eye on the RACQ CHRS web site for more details.
    2. RACQ Capricorn Rescue Gala Dinner This year RACQ Capricorn Rescue will launch their bi-annual Gala Dinner and Rescue 300 Club in the one event. The Gala Dinner is sure to feature prominently on social calendars this year with the night promising great entertainment, the company of a group of 300 community spirited guests and a rare insight into the operations of their community rescue service. Their Rescue 300 Club is an exclusive club that gives you the opportunity to become involved with a fantastic organisation, a great networking group plus help a vitally important community lifesaving service.
    3. The Great Australia Day Beach Party The Great Australia Day Beach Party is one of the biggest and best family fun days ever staged on the Capricorn Coast. Its the biggest and most popular family fun day of its kind in the region and has been consistently ranked as the third largest Australia Day event in the State.
    4. The Village Festival The Village Festival is Central Queensland's major music and arts celebration. The Festival provides a diverse program featuring music, performing arts, visual arts, children's activities, street theatre, workshops, food and market stalls. The Festival program includes over 400 musicians and artists from around Australia.
    5. Yeppoon Lions Tropical Pinefest This annual festival showcases the spirit of Central Queensland and attracts interest from the local and broader regional community. Events such as the Grand Street Parade, beach activities and fireworks display draw spectators from far afield, from Emerald, Gladstone, Marlborough and the local city, Rockhampton.
  • Markets (3)
    1. Causeway Lake Markets The Causeway Lake Markets have a selection of products for sale. The beautiful Capricorn Coast is the ideal location for your weekend market experience with a variety of fresh and handmade products for sale. This feel good community market is a lot of fun with a sausage sizzle, jumping castle, causeway boat rides and plenty of fishing places - there's something for everyone.
    2. Fig Tree Markets The Fig Tree Markets are coordinated by the Keppel Coast Arts Council Incorporated; a not-for-profit community arts organisation. The Keppel Coast branch of the Queensland Arts Council is run entirely by energetic volunteers and has been operating on the Capricorn Coast since 1993.
    3. Yeppoon Community Markets It's worth braving an early morning wakeup call on Saturday to get your hands on the fresh delights at Yeppoon Community Markets. The crowd starts early, as casually dressed folk hunt for a bargain or snap up locally grown vegetables, fruit and flowers. The markets host around 50 stalls and are visited by up to 1,000 people each week.
  • Performances (1)
    1. Keppel Coast Flix - The Missing Picture Propaganda reels and hundreds of clay figures cleverly combine in this autobiographical documentary of childhood under the Kymer Rouge. As the only family survivor of Pol Pot's reign of terror, Cambodian-French director Rithy Pahn has been searching for images all his life. While already a pre-eminent filmmaker and chronicler of Cambodia's genocide, he shifts to his own childhood recollections with 'The Missing Picture'.
  • Sporting Events (8)
    1. Club Marine Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race The Club Marine Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race is hosted by Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron (RQYS) and is the clubs signature offshore event.
    2. CQPhysio Group Capricorn Coast Running Festival The CQPhysio Group Capricorn Coast Running Festival is the most exciting and professional running event in Central Queensland. The event is held on the beautiful Capricorn Coast (Yeppoon Main Beach) during the October long weekend. The running festival features a Half Marathon, 10 kilometre Run, 5 kilometre Walk / Run, Mile Bolt and Kid's Dash. The event aims to bring the 'big city' running event features to a regional location, including electronic timing, professional SCODY singlets, pace runners, live entertainment, prize money, electronic registration, recovery areas and event / finish photography.
    3. Keppel Sea Kayak Symposium The second Keppel Sea Kayak Symposium will be jointly hosted by Paddle Capricornia and the Queensland Sea Kayak Club in 2014. The choice is yours: four days of doing as much or as little as you like on and off the water. Paddle all the Keppel group of islands or just a few. Listen to inspiring guest speakers share their knowledge and kayaking experiences. Each night, sit around a camp fire under stars within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
    4. MMA Battlers MMA Battlers is about to return mixed martial arts to their original values, characterised by skill, honour and fair play.
    5. Pat ODriscoll Real Estate and Tropical Auto Group Golf Classic The Pat O'Driscoll Real Estate and Tropical Auto Group Golf Classic is an exclusive opportunity to play four rounds with some of the country's past, present and future superstars, all in the surrounds of one of the leading resorts in Queensland.
    6. RACQ Capricorn Rescue Golf Day RACQ Capricorn Rescue is hosting a two ball Ambrose charity golf match to create a day of fun for aspiring golfers, encourage a little competitiveness among the somewhat experienced golfers and raise much needed funds for our charity.
    7. Yeppoon Coast Guard Tight Lines Fishing Classic The Yeppoon Coast Guard Tight Lines Fishing Classic is the Capricorn Coast's premier fishing competition. This is a great community event showcasing the best fishing grounds the Keppel Islands have to offer.
    8. Yeppoon Cup Join the Yeppoon Turf Club for the GJ Gardner Homes Yeppoon Cup!
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