Community notices: What's on around the region



VIEW Club Gympie meets third Friday monthly, 10.30am, at the RSL Club, Orchid Room, Mary St, Gympie for lunch, meeting and a speaker. Luncheon cost $18. Social functions are held throughout the month. New members welcome.

Inquiries Elsie Matthews 5482 2955 or email

Senior Citizens Club

GYMPIE and District Senior Citizens Club meets at the Senior Citizens Hall, Mellor St on Tuesdays at 11am and Fridays at 10am to play cards and bowls. New members welcome. Inquiries Denise 0418 189 113.

Gympie U3A classes

AT Gympie Community Place:

History 9.30-10.30am. Inquiries Janice 0428 418 197.

Mahjong 12-2pm. Inquiries Sue 5482 8956.

Alcoholics Anonymous

GLENWOOD Community Hall (37km north of Gympie), 7pm. Details, phone 5485 7041.


Long Flat dance

OLD time/new vogue dance, Saturday 2nd July, 7.30pm at the Long Flat Hall. Popular dance music by Mark's Music. Lucky door prizes, novelty dances, great home-made supper. Adults $12, high school students $6. Come and enjoy a great night of dancing while helping maintain the community hall. Inquiries Cecily 5483 8112 or Judy 5482 2572.

Alcoholics Anonymous

ROOM 2, Gympie Community Place, 18 Excelsior Rd (cnr Stanley St), 4.30pm. Inquiries 0459 350 026 or 0428 839 370.

Gympie Gem Club

OPEN Open 9am-noon. Make your own silver jewellery. Cut and polish stones. New members welcome.

Club house, cnr Bruce Hwy and Monkland St. Inquiries 0409 636 814 or 0428 862 851.

Dagun Growers Market

AT DAGUN Heritage Railway Station from 3pm. Freshly picked and local food. Talk to the growers and buy our regional varied fruit and vegetables. Enjoy wine and cheese tasting too. Inquiries Elaine 5484 3749.


Learn to dance

LEARN how to dance, old time and new vogue, 12.30-3.30pm, Long Flat Hall. Adults $4, high school students $2 with afternoon tea provided. Come along and join us for a great afternoon. Inquiries Ann 5483 9387 or Will 5482 5390.

Imbil Markets

CRAFT, jewellery, fruit, vegetables, honey, conserves and plants, 8am-2pm. All township shops, art gallery, tea room, cafes and pub are also open. For more information go to website

Museum Markets

MUSEUM Markets at the Duck Pond (Lake Alford) are held from 7am-noon on the first, third and fifth Sundays monthly. Various market stalls, including fresh produce, plants, crafts and lots more. Site bookings 5482 3995.

Alcoholics Anonymous

POMONA, Red Cross rooms, Reserve St, 6.30pm. Inquiries phone 5485 2862.


Steaming Day

THE Davey-Paxman Boiler of the colonial era and related steam machinery, are in operation on the first Monday monthly, at the Gympie Gold Mining & Historical Museum, 215 Brisbane Road, Gympie.

Social bowls

SUBURBS Indoor Bowls Club social bowls from 1pm. All abilities and skill levels welcome. Cost is $4.

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