Whats On

August 2018

North Lakes, Mango Hill & Surrounding Area – Local Events & Activities
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Caboolture family fun day

Date: 13th of August
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Place: Centenary Lakes, 16 Stringfellow Road, Caboolture

The Caboolture fun day is the place to be if you are looking for an inexpensive alternative fun day at the Ekka. Held at Centenary Lakes on Monday the 13th of August from 10am to 4pm. This event holds free rides, exciting stage shows for the whole family to sit down and watch, activities, show bags, markets, food stalls and much more for the family to enjoy together. If this sounds like your kind of fun day out with the family, then don’t miss this exciting event.

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Redcliffe Garden & Lifestyle expo

Date: 5th of August
Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Place: Redcliffe Botanic Gardens, 20 Henzell Street, Redcliffe

Head on down to the Redcliffe Botanical Gardens on the 5th of August from 9am to 3pm for a green thumb filled day. Entry with a gold coin donation will be appreciated. This event you can sit back and enjoy a range of entertainment options from a variety of gardening stages. A whole lot of fun with arts and crafts for the kids in the kid’s club zone. This is an event you won’t want to miss.

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Redcliffe kite Fest

Date: 25th – 26th of August
Time: Saturday 9:00am – 8:00pm – Sunday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Place: Pelican Park, Clontarf

Head on down on the 25th – 26th of August to one of the most popular event on the Redcliffe peninsula. The Redcliffe Kite Festival transfers pelican park in to a sky full of flying colours. There is not just kites but much more from live music, jet ski stunt show, flutters fairy land and great food. Head on down for a family fun day out.

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Every Second Saturday – Food trucks at the Village Green

Date: Every Second Saturday
Time: 4:00pm – 9:00pm
Place: The Village Green – Cnr Beerburrum Road and James Street, Caboolture

Come and enjoy a s’mores of an evening eating at Caboolture’s news Village Green plays host to gourmet food trucks and live music. Bring a picnic rug or two and snuggle up under their gas heaters on the Village Green & enjoy catching up with family & friends.

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Every Saturday – Yoga Class

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 8:00am – 9:00am
Place: Red Cross Centre – Portwood Street, Redcliffe

Bring a mat and come relax, unwind and rejuvenate with yoga.

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Every Sunday – Redcliffe Jetty Markets

Date: Every Sunday
Time: From 8:00am – 12:00pm
Place: Redcliffe Foreshore, Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe

Live entertainment, fresh farm goods and produce, quality arts and crafts, handmade items, jewellery, clothing, children’s toys, exotic imports, ethnic food specialities and so much more can be found right on the foreshore at Anzac Place Parklands in the heart of Redcliffe.

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Every Sunday – Sunday Sounds

Date: Every Sunday
Time: From 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Place: North Lakes Resort Golf Club, 1 Bridgeport Drive, North Lakes

Kick back, relax and join the team at Lomandra’s for Sunday Sounds! Live Entertainment every Sunday from 2pm – 6pm.

Click here to check out who is on the line up and read all about the featured artists.

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Every Thursday – Family History Group

Date: Every Thursday
Time: 10am- 12 noon
Place: North Lakes Library, 10 The Corso North Lakes

• Interested in your family history or genealogy?
• Would you like to swap research tips with other enthusiasts?
• Could you use some advice or assistance in researching your family tree?
• Would you like to know more about the genealogy resources at your local library (including Ancestry.com)?
If you answered ‘yes’ to these questions, come and meet with your local Family History Group. Everyone is welcome to these regular meetings.
Groups do not meet on public holidays when libraries are closed; some groups may alter their regular meeting schedule during summer holidays.

Click here for further information

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Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday – Eat Street Markets

Date: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Time: Fri, Sat 4pm – 10pm, Sunday 12 noon – 8pm
Place: 221D Macarthur Avenue, Hamilton, QLD 4007

Just a short 25 minute drive into the city from North Lakes / Mango Hill, you find ‘Eat Street‘ is a wonderment of the senses.

From aromatic international cuisines and vibrant textiles, to the enchanting sights and sounds of live performers, Hamilton Wharf plays host to Brisbane’s newest and most interactive market experience, and is an exciting dining destination, ‘Eat Street’ has ignited Hamilton Wharf on the North shore of Brisbane. The concept inspired by Asian markets, has been brought to life and has seen the wharf sparkle with designer lights, industrial styling and 60 shipping containers reconfigured as mini restaurants offering a selection of delicious international dishes created by the ‘best of the best’ local chefs.

For more information visit the website

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Every Saturday – North Lakes ParkRun

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 7am
Place: Lake Eden, North Lakes

A 5km run – You against the clock. The only person you compete against is yourself. The run is for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace! parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in.
These events take place in pleasant parkland surroundings and encourage people of every ability to take part

Please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don’t forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder). If you forget it, you won’t get a time.

This event is entirely organised by volunteers email northlakeshelpers@parkrun.com if you would like to help.

To register for the first time click here