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What’s On Around the Douglas Shire This Weekend?

Enjoy our definitive guide to ‘What’s On’ in, and around, the Douglas Shire this weekend.

Dance, drama and theatre lovers, roll up your sleeves for the Bodies in Motion Mid Year Showcase this weekend, as well as a performance of South Pacific by our local talent at The Clink tonight.

Brain squad, get your thinking hats, and your team together, for Mossman Gymnastic Club’s Trivia Night on Saturday!

And as ever, there is a wonderful diversity of live music all around the Shire this weekend.

Stay close to home on Sunday, or enjoy a road trip up the Tablelands as the range road closes for Ironman Cairns. Best wishes to all competitors!

Enjoy the sunshine and calmer seas for the next couple of days-full weather report below!


FRIDAY 4 June 2021

ENTERTAINMENT

CROSSROADS CAFE

Fish N Chips & Open Mic Night from 6pm

Crossroads turns it on again with their beloved fish ‘n chips and open mic night from 6pm. You can preorder for takeaway via text or call 0477 7777 35. The cafe is also now open through the day from Thursday-Sundays.

MT MOLLOY HOTEL

Live music with Carinda Christie, Jackpot Joker stands at $2250 with tickets from 5.30pm and a meat tray raffle at 7pm. Enjoy Happy Hour and a transfer bus home.

EXCHANGE HOTEL MOSSMAN

Live Music 6pm & Meals on Wheels Raffles 5pm

CANE TOAD RACING

Chilly’s Pizza & Trattoria

From 5pm for 5.15pm start-6pm

PADDYS

5pm Raffles for the Port Douglas Crocs AFL team

COURT HOUSE HOTEL

Live Music by Bourbon Gorillas

CENTRAL HOTEL

Live Music

HEMINGWAYS

Live Music by Cameron Cusack

PORT DOUGLAS YACHT CLUB

Rick Moyer live 6-9pm

LADY DOUGLAS

Friday Night Music Cruise from 6.15pm with drinks, snacks and live tunes

CLINK THEATRE

South Pacific 7.30pm


WINE & DINE

INN FRONT

Tapas & Drink Special 5-6 pm

MAMAN

Live Acoustic Music Fridays 4-6pm

HIGH FALLS FARM

Happy Hour 5-6pm & Dinner from 6pm

PORT DOUGLAS YACHT CLUB

Sunset Tunes & Seafood Session

WHET, CAPE TRIBULATION

Parmy Fridays

ELLIS BEACH BAR & GRILL

$10 Pizza Specials


SPORT

DAINTREE YOGA

10am Buffs Hall, Mossman

DOUGLAS UNITED DRAGONS v Edge Hill United

Port Douglas Sports Complex from 6.30pm

ACTIVE8 FITNESS

Free Seniors Movement and Parkour

Mossman & District Gymnastics Club & Kindergym 10.30am


SATURDAY June 5 2021

ENTERTAINMENT

CANE TOAD RACING

Chilly’s Pizza & Trattoria

From 5pm for 5.15pm start-6pm

MOSSMAN GYMNASTICS CLUB

Trivia Night at Mossman Shire Hall from 6pm

COURT HOUSE HOTEL

Live Music by Fraser Scott


WINE & DINE

HIGH FALLS FARM

Lunch

THORNTONS BEACH CAFE

Fish & Chips


MARKETS

MOSSMAN 7am-1pm

ST CRISPINS 8.30am-1pm


COMMUNITY & ARTS

DAB ART EXHIBITION OPENS

“Our Paradise” 10am-2pm


SPORT

LUCY CHADWICK YOGA

7am Buffs Hall Mossman

DAINTREE YOGA

9am Buffs Hall Mossman

MOSSMAN & DISTRICT RIFLE CLUB

Target Rifle Shooting Afternoon

CAIRNS AFL Inigenous Round

Port Douglas Crocs v Souths at Fretwell Park

Reserves play 12.30pm, Seniors 2.45pm


Sunset cruising with live grooves on Lady Douglas on Friday nights. Image Credit /Lady Douglas

SUNDAY June 6 2021

ENTERTAINMENT

BODIES IN MOTION MID YEAR SHOWCASE

From 11am at S Augustines Primary School Mossman

Tickets / Pre-purchased at www.trybooking.com/BRGGK or at the door

BARRIER REEF TAVERN

Weekly Pool Competition from 2pm

PLANTATION RESORT

Sunday Session by the Pool with live tunes from 4pm

COURT HOUSE HOTEL

Live Music by Yahdoh 12-3pm and Matty Boi from 6pm

BARBADOS

Sunday Seafood Session

Seafood Specials from 3-5pm

Live Music from 4-6pm

ELLIS BEACH BAR & GRILL

$1 Oysters & Live Music from 1-4pm


MARKETS

PORT DOUGLAS 8am-1.30pm

PALM COVE 8am


WINE & DINE

PALMER SEA REEF GOLF CLUB

Sunday Roast from 11.30am-2.30pm

HIGH FALLS FARM

Lunch will be served


SPORT

IronMan Cairns-please note Cairns-Port Douglas road closures


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Weather Situation

A high [1027 hPa] over southwest Australia extends a ridge across the continent. The high will push a surface trough eastwards across the Mackay Coastal Waters early this morning. The high will move across southern Australia over the next few days, maintaining a firm ridge along the east coast.


Forecast for Friday

Winds / South to southwesterly below 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Innisfail in the late evening. Inshore winds turning east to southeasterly during the afternoon.

Seas /Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre around midday.

Swell / Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, decreasing below 1 metre in the afternoon.

Weather / Mostly sunny. Possible shower offshore.


Saturday

Winds /South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns during the afternoon. Inshore winds decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during the early morning. Winds south of Innisfail decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.

Seas / Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef during the morning.

Swell / East to southeasterly below 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to around 1 metre in the afternoon.

Weather / Mostly sunny.


Sunday

Winds / Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.

Seas ./ Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.

Swell / Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.

Weather / Partly cloudy.

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