Friday 9 December 2022
MT MOLLOY NATIONAL HOTEL / Live music by Dave Cooke and Jag the Joker sitting on $1400. 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 / Live music from 8pm
COURT HOUSE HOTEL / Live music from 7.30-11pm
CENTRAL HOTEL / Jag the Joker and live music from 7.30pm
CANE TOAD RACING / Chillis from 5.30pm
THE TANKS CAIRNS / KAV TEMPERLEY (ESKIMO JOE) from 6.30pm. Frontman, bassist and songwriter for Eskimo Joe.
WINE & DINE
HUGHIES BAR / Mossman open from 5pm, Fridays only.
HEALTH, SPORT & WELLNESS
DAINTREE YOGA / 10am Buffs Hall, Mossman
ACTIVE8 FITNESS / Free Seniors Movement and Parkour at Mossman Gymnastics Club & Kindergym 10.30am
COMPLETE WELLNESS YOGA / Mossman Gym from 9am
FAMILY, ART & COMMUNITY
PHOTO WITH SANTA / Clink Theatre 5-7pm. Have your photo taken with Santa at the Clink Theatre. Gold coin donation and take your own pictures. Event by LJ Hooker Port Douglas and Clink Theatre.
PORT DOUGLAS CWA HALL / Cake Stall every Friday from 1-4 pm. Lots of jams, marmalades, relishes and chutneys. Assorted cakes and lots of Christmas cakes some you should not drive after eating some that will keep you under the radar. All food items range from $4-$10. Leading into Christmas there are handmade items, Christmas Stockings, Christmas Pillow Cases, Cloth Bags, special Christmas Bow Ties for your fur baby.
FOUR MILE BEACH SOUTH MONITORING CLEAN UP / Meeting at Bruno Riedweg Memorial Park 2pm – 4pm
Registration is essential: Please email email@example.com. Join the ReefClean project and help prevent marine debris entering the Great Barrier Reef! During this monitoring event you’ll be helping clean our beautiful beaches whilst also gathering important information for the Australian Marine Debris Initiative. No prior experience is necessary, our friendly team leaders will teach you everything that you need to know on the day. Volunteers need to wear enclosed shoes, bring sun/rain protection, and plenty of drinking water (1 to 2 litres is recommended). We try to ensure that all events are free from single-use plastic, so bring along your reusable water bottle. All equipment and drinking water top-ups will be provided. Registration is essential so get in early to secure your place by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 10 December 2022
BARRIER REEF TAVERN / Lady Valiant 3-6pm
COURT HOUSE HOTEL / Live music from 7.30-11pm
CENTRAL HOTEL / Live music from 7.30pm
PADDYS / Live music by Seachange from 8pm
THE SUNROOM / Shannon Hunter live from 6pm
CANE TOAD RACING / Chillis 5.30pm
DIWAN SPORTS CENTRE / Daintree Christmas party – 6pm til late with live entertainment by D’nA
KAI RESTAURANT / Christmas Paint n Sip. Tickets.
MOSSMAN / 7am-1pm
MAREEBA / 7.30am-12.30pm
SPORT, CULTURE & COMMUNITY
WONGA BEACH CLEANUP / Parley Australia is joining forces with Cairns Italian Festival and Cairns State High School
to clean Wonga Beach. 7am Meet at Parley HQ, 440 Sheridan St, Cairns North or 9:00am Meet at * Daintree Beach Resort Vixies Rd (Pinnacle Village). Self-drive, car pool all welcome. Featuring ‘Helen’s world-famous’ vegan gluten-free homemade baked goods 3pm Finish 5 pm Arrive back in Cairns
Bring all weather clothing, closed shoes, a full reusable drink bottle/ camelback. And your Parley T-shirt if you have one. Lunch provided. Please contact email@example.com to register
WONGA BEACH SANTA VISIT / Wonga Rural Fire Brigade will be helping SANTA bring Christmas cheer n goodies to Wonga Beach. Starting around midday. So get your hoses n water balloons ready. PS- please clean up water bombs afterwards.
NO flour bombs or fruit throwing.
DAB END OF YEAR EXHIBITION / Showcasing DABsters’ creations from 2022. Visit DAB to see beautiful wall art, sculptures, jewellery, mosaics, glass work and loads more. Many items are available to purchase – and DAB sells cards too!
Exhibition runs to 17 December. DAB Gallery is open 10 am – 2 pm Monday to Saturday at 11 Mill Street, Mossman.
MOSSMAN LIBRARY / Paper Craft Window Catchers workshop from 10am
YOGA WITH LUCY / 7am Buffs Hall Mossman
DAINTREE YOGA WITH SCHELL / 9am Buffs Hall Mossman
CAIRNS TAIPANS V ILLAWARRA HAWKS BASKETBALL / Cairns Convention Centre 4.30pm
Sunday 11 December 2022
COURTHOUSE HOTEL SUNDAY SESSION / Live music by Yahdoh from 12-3pm and from 7.30pm
CENTRAL HOTEL / Live music by Seachange from 7.30pm
ELLIS BEACH BAR & GRILL / $1 Oysters and live music from 1-4pm
SPORT, HEALTH & WELLNESS
MEDITATION WITH MANTRAS / Deep Yoga Studio 9-10am. Sharpen the mind to integrate focus and concentration. We will raise our vibration in our physical body through the chantings. Experience the power of Meditating with Mantras; we create a ball of energy together while we are chanting in the same space and at the same time, feeling the journey of the sound waves inside you. Through the vibrations the circle in it self gets higher and higher by breathing consciously, getting in to a powerful trance moving our energy from the inside out. Further information.
SOUND HEALING & SACRED CACAO CEREMONY / 10.30am-12.30 pm. Deep Yoga
PORT DOUGLAS / 8am-1.30pm
HOLLOWAYS BEACH / 8am
What is the weather doing?
A weak ridge persists across north Queensland waters. A trough will move over the southeast during this evening, and become slow moving over the Capricornia waters on Friday and Saturday before weakening. Mostly sunny all weekend with winds 10-15 knots.