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Weekend Event Guide | Friday 15 July-Sunday 17 July 2022

Enjoy our definitive guide to this weekend's events around the Douglas Shire and beyond....

MOSSMAN SHOW / Sunday and Monday (don’t forget it’s a Public Holiday)

KURANDA ROOTS FESTIVAL / The longest-running outdoor roots and reggae festival in Australia

RIVER SESSIONS FESTIVAL / Walsh River

A dazzling lineup including Dallas Frasca, Boing Boing, Mitch King Mike Elrington, Stu Harcourt Music, Clam Sandwich., The Brazilians, Whoodafunkit, Katie Richards, Bigfoot Mafia, TULLARA, Tessa Devine, Tinderbox, Andy Brassett, Audioscam …and plenty more! TICKETS /

This weekend, you can also tuck in to some fresh local prawns direct from Santiego, who will be selling to the public from the public jetty on Saturday from 7.00 am and Sunday from 8.00 am. Grab a loaf of crusty bread at the Mossman markets for a gourmet prawn sanga or chargrill direct on the fire pit.

What is the weather doing?

A firm ridge extends over Queensland and across the northern waters, associated with a high that is drifting slowly east across inland New South Wales. The ridge should weaken during the weekend as the high moves over the Tasman Sea. Cloudy with windsy 15-25 knots easing to 15-20 knots on Sunday.


Friday 15 July 2022

ENTERTAINMENT

MT MOLLOY NATIONAL HOTEL / Live music and Jag the Joker-tickets with your drink purchase from 5.30pm. Meat tray raffle at 7pm raising funds for the local community clubs. Enjoy Happy Hour and a transfer bus home (book early!)

PADDYS / Seachange from 8pm

COURT HOUSE HOTEL / Live tunes by Portomento Belle from 7.30-11pm

CENTRAL HOTEL / Live music from 7.30pm

CANE TOAD RACING / Chillis from 6pm

HEMINGWAYS / Seachange 5-8pm

LIONS DEN / Mitch King


HEALTH, SPORT & WELLNESS

DAINTREE YOGA / 10am Buffs Hall, Mossman

ACTIVE8 FITNESS / Free Seniors Movement and Parkour at Mossman Gymnastics Club & Kindergym 10.30am


FAMILY, ART & COMMUNITY

MOSSMAN COMMUNITY CENTRE / “SheShed” from 9am-1pm (also Tuesday and Wednesdays)

MOSSMAN COMMUNITY CENTRE / “Playgroup” each Friday for kids 0-5yrs from 9.30-11.30am

BOOMERANG BAGS COMMUNITY SEWING GROUP / Mossman Community Centre 9.30-11.30am


Saturday 16 July 2022

ENTERTAINMENT

COURT HOUSE HOTEL / Live music by The Dannies from 7.30-11pm

CENTRAL HOTEL / Kaweyova Duo from 7.30pm

PADDYS / Seachange from 8pm

CANE TOAD RACING / Chillis from 6pm


MARKETS

MOSSMAN / 7am-1pm


SPORT, WELLNESS & COMMUNITY

NORTH QLD ARMWRESTLING TITLE / Cairns Esplanade 9.30am-12.30pm. Contenders as far as Townsville will gather at Cairns Esplanade in a display of talent, skill and strength in this momentary clash of titans.All are invited to come! Young/Old/ Inexperienced/Curious.
Following the title matches, several tables will be available for the public to have a bunch of fun!
Teams of arm wrestlers are excited to share the table with anyone who’d like to know more about the sport. Test your strength on the day in a relaxed/casual one-on-one tutoring session from contenders who have been armwrestling for over 20 collective years. Further information.

YOGA WITH LUCY / 7am Buffs Hall Mossman

DAINTREE YOGA WITH SCHELL / 9am Buffs Hall Mossman

PORT DOUGLAS CROCS AFL / Bye


Sunday 17 July 2022

ENTERTAINMENT

MOSSMAN SHOW / All details at https://mossmanshow.com.au

PLANTATION RESORT / Sunday Session by the Pool with live tunes by Yahdoh from 4pm

COURTHOUSE HOTEL SUNDAY SESSION / Live music from 12-3pm by Yahdoh and D ‘n A from 7.30pm

CENTRAL HOTEL / The Rockmans

TIN SHED / Seachange from 1pm

ELLIS BEACH BAR & GRILL / $1 Oysters & Live Music from 1-4pm


MARKETS

PORT DOUGLAS / 8am-1.30pm


WINE & DINE

PALMER SEA REEF GOLF CLUB / Sunday Roast Special from 11.30am-2.30pm

BARBADOS / Seafood Sunday Session 3-5pm


HEALTH, WELLNESS & SPORT


7 CAIRNS MARATHON FESTIVAL / Fogarty Park Cairns 5am-1pm.

Distances include 42.2km, Marathon Relay, 21.1km, 10km, 5km, 2km.

More information at www.cairnsmarathon.com.au

SOUND IMMERSION & SACRED CACAO CEREMONY / Port Douglas Yoga Studio 10.30am-12.30pm.

Sitting with cacao creates an opportunity to reach and ultimately explore new depths within the meditative state – through guided meditation and sound – to reach and ultimately explore new depths within the meditative state, opening both our hearts and our minds to profound insight, healing and guidance.

This opening, the conscious drop places us in a state similar to that of lucid dreaming, with the added feelings of being wrapped in an energy of unconditional love and support.

Join Wairua Sound at 10:30am, Sunday the 17th of July for a 2 hour immersion with cacao, sound and guided meditation, ending with a personal blessing for the three sacred aspects of self.

Message to book and pay on the day or follow the link to Trybooking to secure your place …

www.trybooking.com/BXAST


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